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Tewaaraton Outstanding Native American Scholarship

Do you have what it takes to win the Tewaaraton this year? We think you do!

The Tewaaraton Outstanding Native American Scholarship is open to Haudenosaunee lacrosse players in the 12th grade. The scholarship is for $10,000, split so a student would receive $5,000 for freshman year and $5,000 for sophomore year paid directly to the college or university in the studentâ??s name. 


Students should fill out the initial application here.


These are the other items a student will need to complete for consideration.


  • Essay: What have you learned from playing the game of lacrosse that has prepared you for future success? Essay should be 750-1,000 words, emailed to sarah@tewaaraton.com. DUE APRIL 30
  • Two letters of recommendation: Send directly to sarah@tewaaraton.com. Letters should address connection to student, studentâ??s academic and leadership qualities, connection to Native community, and what the letter writer thinks the student will be doing in 10 years. DUE MAY 15
  • Official school transcript: Can be emailed to sarah@tewaaraton.com. DUE MAY 15
  • Photo of student: Send to sarah@tewaaraton.com DUE MAY 15
  • List of 3-4 media outlets, i.e., local newspapers: Send to sarah@tewaaraton.com. (We can help you with the media list if you let us know by May 1) DUE MAY 15

This is a tremendous goal and we would love to see one of our players achieve it!

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