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Morongo Awards $30,000 in College Scholarships to Native American Students

Three students from Humboldt State University and UC Santa Cruz receive $10,000 each as part of

Morongo’s 12th Annual Rodney T. Mathews Jr. Scholarship Program.

 

MORONGO INDIAN RESERVATION –Three Native American students from across California have each received a $10,000 scholarship from the Morongo Band of Mission Indians as part of the 12th Annual Rodney T. Mathews Jr. Scholarship program.

California Tribal College: Vision to Reality

When youth advocate Mikela Jones, Pomo of Little River Band, earned a bachelor's degree in philosophy from California State University at Sacramento in 2004, he was the first man from his tribe to obtain a four-year college degree.