AICF Emergency Aid Due to COVID-19 Disruption

Don’t forget to apply for Financial Aid at studentaid.gov!

Due to the COVID-19 disruption, the American Indian College Fund is providing emergency aid to our students!

Students can apply for emergency funds that are needed due to the COVID-19 disruption. These funds are in addition to any emergency aid already received. Funds are limited so apply now!

To apply, please log in to your JICS account at https://jics.nwic.edu and select Financial Aid. The emergency aid application is located under the Scholarships section.

Please do not hesitate to contact us with any questions or concerns. You can email us at financialaid@nwic.edu

Eligibility criteria include:
  • Has a complete 2019-2020 financial aid file
  • Is enrolled for Spring 2020
  • Plans to enroll for Summer and/or Fall 2020
  • Is enrolled in a program of study
  • Has unmet need
  • Meets the academic definition for making satisfactory academic progress (Minimum 2.0 cumulative GPA or in last quarter)
  • In need of aid due to the COVID-19 disruption

Award amounts will be based on the following Spring 2020 enrollment status:

Enrollment Status
Amount of Emergency Aid
Full Time (12 or more credits) $500
3/4 Time (9-11 credits) $375
1/2 Time (6-8 credits) $250
Less than 1/2 time (1-5 credits) $125