Syracuse University

External Scholarships


  • TITLE: Mercedes B. Mackay Memorial Scholarship

  • SPONSOR: Dakota Indian Foundation

  • ELIGIBILITY: Full-time undergraduate senior (be within 30 credits of receiving a baccalaureate degree) or graduate student, and at least one-quarter American Indian.

  • AMOUNT: $500

  • DEADLINE: August 1 for Fall semester January 1 for Spring semester

  • WEBSITE: Contact the Office of Scholarship Programs 216 Archbold North 443-1513 or e-mail

  • ADDITIONAL INFO:Student must guarantee the Dakota Indian Foundation that he/she will return to the reservation to assist Indian people for at least one year upon graduation.