The Fairbanks Alaska Area Plumbers and Pipefitters Joint Apprenticeship Training committee are accepting applications on a continuous basis. Call 907-456-5989 for more information.
NFIB Young Entrepreneur Awards are open to any graduating high school senior entering their freshman year at an accredited (not for profit) two- or four-year university, college or vocational/technical institute. Applicants MUST be running their own small business in order to be considered for an award. Click here for more information. Due December 18th.
This program annually awards approximately 20 college-bound students with exemplary leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship with $10,000 renewable scholarships. Click here for more information. Due January 9, 2014.
Write an original and creative essay of 1,000 words or less that demonstrates an understanding of political courage as described by John F. Kennedy in Profiles of Courage and win $5,000 in cash and more. For more information, click here. Due January 6, 2014.
Here is a search site for Christian colleges: www.ChristianConnector.com
Students-The CIRI Foundation has developed an excellent guide with an extensive amount of education related information and resources that is available for you (attached below). While much of the information is specific to our Alaska Native students, there is also a lot of information applicable to all students. I encourage you to take a look at it. Note that there is a lot of scholarship information included (pages 19-32).
HotelsCheap.org is awarding a need-based scholarship of $1,500 to college students. We at Hotelscheap understand that financing your education can be difficult; as a result we would like to lend a hand.
To apply for the scholarship, he or she must answer four personal, open-ended, and thought-provoking questions. The students whose responses are the most persuasive, compelling, and well-written, as judged by our Headquarters management team will be considered finalists. Must be at least 16 years old to apply.
Click here for more information; also see attached.
Submission Deadline: October 15, 2013
Award Amount: $1,500.00
The Anchorage College & Career Fair is a great way to visit with many colleges in one place. Take a look at the schools planning to attend by clicking here. Students in grades 11 and 12 are eligible to participate in this school trip. Please fill out the attached documents and turn them into your school office by 3 pm, Oct. 17th. It is being held at the Egan Center on 5th Avenue.