Awards are for individuals who will be full-time students, in any course, which leads to a certificate or degree in an apprenticeship program; trade, technical or vocational school; or an accredited college. The due date is April 21st. The application can be found in the attachment. Due April 21st!
Just a reminder that the CVEA general scholarship and Idaho Youth Rally applications are due this Friday, February 24th. Click here for application information.
Attached please find the application for the 2017 Copper River Stewardship Program. This program is open to students who are currently in grades 8-12, and the application deadline is March 30th. This is a great opportunity to learn about the Copper River Watershed through incredible outdoor adventures! Due March 30th.
The Rural Alaska Honor's Institute (RAHI) provides rural and Alaska Native students with the opportunity to immerse themselves in the college experience for six weeks. High school junior and senior students live in the dorms and take college level courses. They earn 8-10 credits and learn firsthand what it takes to succeed in college. In addition to the rigorous academic program, students learn study skills and time management and by the end of the program, our proven record shows these students are ready for the challenge of succeeding in college. All expenses are paid! For more information and application materials, click here.
The American Legion scholarship is open to all seniors planning to pursue further education. Please submit your completed application to the Legion by April 30th. Application is attached below.
As your local telecommunications service provider, it is our pleasure to offer this national scholarship program to the students of the Valdez and Copper Basin School Districts. Should a student from one of our service areas be selected to receive one of the scholarships ($2,000), we will contribute an additional $500 to the scholarship, bringing the total one-time scholarship award to $2,500. Students may also be eligible for four FRS Staurulakis Family Scholarships valued at $5,000 each or for two TMS Scholarships at $1,500 each. Students who are majoring in math, science, engineering, or medicine are given preference for the FRS Staurulakis Family Scholarships. Additional scholarships include the Everett Kneece Return to Rural America Scholarship, valued at $7,000. Applications must be signed by a CVT representative and postmarked by March 1st.
Click here for an application.
Copper Valley Telecom Scholarship
CVT will be offering $11,000 in scholarships ($5,500 in each district) to be made available to graduating seniors in the Valdez and Copper Basin School Districts, including Tatitlek and Mentasta, whose parents or guardians are members of CVTC (to be considered a member, customers must have landline telephone service with CVT). The deadline for submitting applications is Friday, March 24th at 6:00 p.m. Winners of the scholarship(s) will be announced at CVT's annual meetings and again at graduation.
Click here for the application.
Just a reminder to seniors planning to attend any UA campus to apply for the scholarships which are due Feb. 15th. You must apply for admission and complete the FAFSA, along with the scholarship application, by Feb. 15th. See the post I made on January 12th for the links to the scholarships.
Due AIn 2010, the Copper River Watershed Project released a new scholarship program for seniors from the Copper River watershed who are graduating and pursuing continued education that will benefit the culture, environment, or economy of the region.
Two $1000 scholarships will be awarded annually in the spring to one graduating student from a school in the Copper Basin (Glennallen, Kenny Lake or Slana High Schools) and one graduating student from Cordova High School. Homeschool students in the region are also eligible to apply as well as students who have spent a significant portion of their schooling in the Copper River watershed but might not be graduating from a school in the region. Click here for application information. Due April 7th.