Scholarship Information

We are no longer accepting applications for the 2014 NARCH Summer Research Scholarships.


National Network of Libraries of Medicine-Greater Midwest Region (NN/LM-GMR) Student Outreach Award

NIEA list of scholarships for Native American Students

Office of Minority Health list of funding opportunities for students

Paying for College – Native American Version

PDF of other Native American Scholarships

Great Plains Research Programs:

University of Iowa Biochemistry Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (B-SURF)
University of Iowa Summer Research for Undergraduates – Microbiology
University of Iowa Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP) – Summer Undergraduate MSTP Research (SUMR)
University of Iowa Graduate College – Summer Research Opportunities Program (SROP)

University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC) Summer Undergraduate Research Program (SURP)
UNMC Department of Internal Medicine Summer Undergraduate Alcohol Research Program (SUARP)
Nebraska IDeA Network of Biomedical Research Excellence (INBRE)
University of Nebraska – Lincoln Summer Research Program

North Dakota:
North Dakota IDeA Network of Biomedical Research Excellence (INBRE)
Tribal Undergraduate Research Training and Learning Experience (TURTLE)
UND Summer Institute Program

South Dakota:
Sanford Program for Undergraduate Research (SPUR)
Sanford Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE)
Sanford PROMISE Research Shadowing Program
South Dakota Biomedical Research Infrastructure Network (BRIN)
South Dakota Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCOR)
SD School of Mines and Technology Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU)
SDSU Student Research Opportunities
USD – Undergraduate Research Opportunities

National Summer Research Programs:

Association of American Indian Physicians
2013 Summer Research with National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
Washington Internships for Native Students (WINS)
Maternal and Child Health Careers/Research Initiatives for Student Enhancement (MCHC/RISE-UP) Program

Regional and National Conferences:

IHS Empowering Communities through Prevention– April 30 – May 2, 2013
Native Health Research Conference– June 3-6, 2013
SACNAS National Conference– October 3-6, 2013
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
Annual American Indian Health Research Conference – November 4, 2013

Other Opportunities:

Certificate in Public Health program – University of Nebraska Medical Center, College of Public Health