The Eagle Spirit Award is given to two exceptional Native graduate students fulfilling a course of study at Arizona State University. The award recognizes these students’ dedication to American Indian communities through service and volunteering as well as their academic achievement in their fields of study. The selection committee will include members of the Heard Museum American Indian Advisory Committee and museum staff, as well a representative from ASU’s American Indian Student Support Services Office.
This year a cash prize of $500 will be given to each Master and Doctoral award recipient.
The awards will be given during the American Indian Convocation at Grady Gammage Auditorium on Wednesday, May 13, 2020, at 11 a.m.
To be considered for the Eagle Spirit Award, please submit your completed application and a letter of recommendation from an employer,colleague, client, instructor or professor who can speak to an individual’s work or academic performance via the form above.
Note: A letter of recommendation may come separately from this form but will need to be received no later than 5 p.m. on April 24, 2020. Email any additional materials to Debbie Drye at DDrye@heard.org.
Incomplete applications will not be considered.
Award winners must attend and will be notified prior to the convocation.