The Jack Montoya Memorial Scholarship Fund

The Jack Montoya Memorial Scholarship Fund supports Native American students who are California residents and show genuine support and promote cultural revitalization and attend four year universities or graduate school. 

Federally and non-federally recognized tribal people are eligible.

To apply for the Jack Montoya Memorial Scholarship Fund, interested students need to create a profile through Humboldt Area Foundation's scholarship platform, and complete the Eligibility Form.

The platform is open every January, with a deadline of mid-March annually.


If you have any questions, please contact the NCF team at or (707) 267-9906.

Photo: Morek Annie O'Rourke, Jack Montoya Memorial Scholarship recipient and 2016 graduate of Humboldt State University.

Photo Credit: Kellie Jo Brown


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