Do Native Americans get a free college education?

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No. While some tribes offer stipends or scholarships to members, Native Americans as a group do not receive a free college education. But many students qualify for federal help and other needs based aid, because they meet poverty guidelines for all students. Eighty-five percent of students at tribal colleges live in poverty.

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