WAMS Requirements

Proof of tribal affiliation from a state or federally recognized tribe must be submitted via e-mail to:


Recipients are required to:

  • Attend two (2) designated events/activities each semester.
  • Meet the minimum of one contact each semester with their academic advisor of their primary program or major advisor regarding mid-term grades and class schedules for the next semester.
  • Meet the minimum of two (2) meetings each semester with the Program Coordinator
  • Achieve a required 2.00 grade point average (GPA), 12 credit hours a semester (24 in an academic year).
  • The scholarship will be renewed each semester provided all WAMS program requirements are fulfilled and you maintain Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) as stipulated by the Office of Financial Aid. The scholarship is renewable for four years (8 semesters). A Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) report must be submitted every year by July 1.