|HONORARY LEONARD PELTIER SCHOLARSHIP
The committee is pleased to announce our annual Leonard Peltier Scholarship Award for an Oglala Lakota Tribal Member
that plans to attend the Oglala Lakota College . It is geared toward meeting the financial needs of the non-traditional
student. The applicants must have a General Equivalency Diploma (GED), this school year and currently resides in the
local geographic area, with plans to attend the Oglala Lakota College.
This Scholarship was created to honor Leonard Peltier's vision of empowering the Oglala People to have an active part in
defining the future direction of the tribe.
The intent, all have the potential to rise above their circumstances and to contribute to the preservation of Traditional
Lakota Language and spirituality through education.
Linda Scabby Face
Single Mother of 2
Lucien Little Whiteman
Alex Fire Thunder Loeb
Applications are available at the Student Financial Aid Office at the
Oglala Lakota College, or may be download by the link above , print
and return to the college ,
Cheryce Runnels (605) 455-6037
Single mother of 3, Majoring in Business Management
Single Mother of 2, Majoring in Entrepreneurship
Cedric Goodman Jr.
A father of 5, working on a certificate in Carpentry &
A.A. Business Degree
Marlene Poor Bear
A single mother continuing her education in Nursing
A single mother of 5, continuing her education in
Miss Holly Richards
|2018 Scholarship x2
Deanna Lynn Bear Runner
|2019 Scholarship Award