Nizhoni Academy Application Process

Applications for the 2016 Nizhoni Summer Academy are now available! 

  • Complete the Nizhoni Academy Application
  • Request your Official High School Transcript from the School Registrar
  • Get a copy of your Certificate of Indian Blood or enrollment card
  • Ask two individuals (a Math, or Science teacher, and counselor or coach) to complete a Recommendation form each
  • Submit a minimum two-page, double spaced, one-inch margin, and 12 point font Admission essay to address the following:
    • Introduction of self, family, and life
    • Reasons why you want to attend the Academy
    • Describe your ambitions and what you hope to gain from this summer experience
    • Submit the application and supporting documents before or postmarked by: February 19, 2016.

Please note: 

  • Nizhoni Academy participation is not a first-come, first-serve basis
  • Only complete applications will be reviewed
  • No late applications will be accepted
  • A limited number of students will be accepted
  • Acceptance is based upon application content and matrix score