Any student in grades 9-12 can enter the VFW sponsored Voice of Democracy Audio Essay Contest. Local winners will receive a financial award from our local VFW. State winners receive an all expense paid trip to Washington, D.C. Details on how to apply can be found in the attached documents. Due October 31st.
As the school year is beginning, you may have questions about the status of the Alaska Performance Scholarship (APS) – Alaska’s invitation to excellence for our high school graduates. The APS continues to be available to any upcoming high school graduate and APS-eligible college or career training students in Alaska who meet eligibility requirements. Although you may have heard of proposed legislation changing and/or eliminating the APS, no legislation affecting this program has been passed. Enrolling in a rigorous curriculum, striving to achieve a strong GPA, and taking collegiate admissions tests like the SAT and ACT will help you prepare for success in college and career!
Please visit APS.alaska.gov if you need additional information on how to qualify.
Any junior high or high school student that has participated in community service activities over the past year are encouraged to fill out an online application for this program that recognizes students for their service. And, you have the possibility of earning financial awards as well as a trip to Washington, D.C.. To apply, click here to complete the application. Due Nov. 7th!
This reminder is for high school students interested in an outdoor leadership camp need to apply by this Friday, Sept. 8th! Click below for more information.
Be sure to check your GRADE LEVEL page for additional scholarships, awards, and opportunities.