Advanced Educational Opportunities Goals

  • Increase tribal members’ awareness and pursuit of post-secondary educational opportunities.
  • Develop and provide comprehensive academic support for students, especially those in grades 7-12 and in college.
  • Create a cadre of young professionals who will provide leadership for our tribal community.

Advanced Educational Opportunities Services

Advanced Educational Opportunities Links of Interest







The AEO program provides supplementary scholarships to students enrolled in undergraduate and graduate degree programs. The program offers regular and merit based scholarships and requires undergraduates to maintain a 2.0 GPA and graduate students to maintain a 3.0 GPA. Current and prospective students can also receive academic and career advising by making an appointment to meet with the Tribal Education Specialist. 


Stay updated on KIC scholarship news, as well as financial aid and other college-related information, join the AEO listserv by emailing and requesting to join the AEO listserv, which provides weekly announcements, scholarship information, and other opportunities through email. Parents, students, and all other interested parties are invited to join the listserv.

Scholarships for Native Students


 Academic Advising

Make an appointment to meet with the Tribal Education Specialist to discuss your future plans.  Whether you are wondering if college is the right step for you or you have a specific college in mind and are ready to apply, AEO can assist you.  Appointments are encouraged.


News and Announcements

Please contact Cameron Sivertsen at or 907-228-9229 with questions.

Contact Us

Location: 615 Stedman St.

Hours: 8am-12pm, 1-5pm (M-F)

Phone: 907-228-9365

Fax: 800-727-2091