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Eagle Spirit Award Application

Application Deadline: April 12, 2024, at 5 p.m.


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 participation 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.


To be considered for the Eagle Spirit Award, please submit the online application form by 5 p.m. on Friday, April 12, 2024. Email Marcus Monenerkit at mmonenerkit@heard.org with any questions or concerns or if you need to complete the application via phone call. Award winners must RSVP for the American Indian Convocation on their MyASU and be present to receive the award.

One Master and one Doctoral candidate will be selected to each receive a $500 award.

The awards will be given during the American Indian Convocation at Grady Gammage Auditorium on Thursday, May 9, 2024, at 4:30 p.m.

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