Main Areas of Responsibility:
Under direct supervision of the Director of Scholarship Operations, is responsible for ensuring scholarship program delivery and achieving outcome goals in conjunction with the vision, mission and strategic direction of AIGC. Provides student support and serves as liaison between educational institutions and recipients. Represents AIGC and strengthens relationships between AIGC and the educational, Native American and wider community.
Additional Areas of Responsibility:
Responsible for all aspects of scholarship processing; advises prospective applicant and institutions, in a timely manner, regarding all program policies, including eligibility, application process, recipient responsibilities and program features.
Knowledge of American Indian history, culture and tribes; knowledge of student recruitment and retention issues; knowledge of academic standards governing student probation, suspension and/or expulsion. knowledge of integrated functions of financial aid, academic counseling and general student services.