The Native Education Forum (NEF), held at Colorado State University in Fort Collins, is a five day summer program for rising high school juniors and seniors. Students will gain university classroom experience, earn one academic credit, research issues critical to Native American/Indigenous communities, and get valuable assistance from professionals in the university application process. To be eligible for NEF, you must be finishing your sophomore or junior year in high school, have a cumulative 2.8 GPA or higher, interested in Native American/Indigenous issues, and be a leader in your school, family or community activities.
Required application documents include:
- A completed application form
- 2 essay answers
- Your official high school transcript
- One letter of recommendation from a high school counselor, teacher or community leader
Send your completed application and required documents to the Office of Admissions, Colorado University, 1062 Campus Delivery, Fort Collins, CO 80523-1062, no later than Friday, April 18.
*Please request to have your official high school transcript and one letter of recommendation sent to:
Office of Admissions, Colorado State University
1062 Campus Delivery
Fort Collins, CO 80523-1062