Financial support

  • Scholarships of up to $10,000 per year for a period of up to two years (the amount of the scholarship is limited to unmet financial need as determined by the office of Financial Aid)
  • Funding to pursue research, internships, or academic service learning projects

Academic support

  • Individualized academic advising
  • Free tutoring
  • Funding to attend professional scientific meetings

Social support

  • Faculty and peer mentoring
  • Events, field trips, and community/family outreach

Living Learning Community (LLC)

  • Family friendly on-campus apartments for SOLVER Scholars
  • Enhanced academic performance, greater sense of collegiality, strengthened personal development, increased intercultural experiences, and greater exposure to positive social environments
  • Shared values of cultural heritage, tribal sovereignty, sustainability, and excellence in the STEM fields

Professional support

  • Leadership training
  • Personalized career counseling
  • Career and graduate school workshops, fairs, and site visits
  • Assistance with job and graduate school application