Scholarship Database


  • North American Van Lines Logistics Scholarship
    Expires On: Sunday, December 15, 2019 8:00 PM

    Type: Scholarship

    Who: High School Seniors

    Amount: $1,000

    North American Van Lines, one of the leading moving companies in the United States, is committed to supporting the community as well as the growth and development of the moving services and logistics industries. We believe education is the best way to ensure our industry has qualified professionals for years to come.

    For more information please visit their website listed below.

    Link: North American Van Lines Logistics Scholarship
  • Burger King Scholars Program
    Expires On: Sunday, December 15, 2019 8:00 PM

    Type:  Scholarship

    Who:  High School Seniors

    Amount:  Up to $50,000

    Created in memory of BURGER KING Co-founder James "Jim" W. McLamore, the BURGER KING Scholars program has awarded $35 million in scholarships to more than 33,000 high school students, BK employees and their families across the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico since 2000. In 2018 alone, the Foundation awarded $3.7 million to more than 3,400 students in North America.

    For more information please visit their website listed below. 
     
  • AXA Achievement Scholarship
    Expires On: Sunday, December 15, 2019 8:00 PM

    Type:  Scholarship

    Who:  High School Seniors

    Amount:  up to $25,000

    Our scholarship winners are known as AXA Achievers. Share these qualities:

    • Ambition and drive
    • Determination to set and reach goals
    • Respect for self, family and community
    • Ability to thoughtfully convey how they identified a challenge and volunteered to strengthen their community through service
    • Ability to succeed in college

    For more information please visit their website listed below.

    Link:  AXA Achievement Scholarship

  • Final Fantasy Fan Scholarship
    Expires On: Sunday, December 15, 2019 8:00 PM

    Type: Scholarship

    Who:  High School Students

    Amount: $1,000

    The Final Fantasy Fan Scholarship is a highly competitive award for high school and college students who enjoy the Final Fantasy game franchise. You have invested many hours in the world of Final Fantasy, and now you have the opportunity for Final Fantasy to invest in your world!


    More information please visit their website listed below.
  • PB&J Scholarship
    Expires On: Monday, December 16, 2019 7:00 PM

    Type:  Scholarship  

    Who:  Seniors 

    Amount:  $1,000

    The PB&J Scholarship was started in Hawaii back in 2013 to help students who experienced challenges that may have prevented them from reflecting well on paper (GPA, Test Scores, etc.), but have the drive to succeed. We look forward to reviewing your application!

    For more information and to apply please visit their website listed below. 

    Link:   PB&J Scholarship 

  • Edison Scholars Program
    Expires On: Monday, December 16, 2019 8:00 PM

    Type:  Scholarship

    Who:  High School Seniors (must be planning to live in S. California region)

    Amount: $40,000

    The Edison Scholars Program recognizes students who want to be makers of tomorrow - the dreamers, inventors, guardians and pioneers - those who dare to be great.

    For more regarding eligibility and applying please visit their website listed below.

    Link:  Edison Scholars Program

  • Alaska Tour Guide Scholarship
    Expires On: Tuesday, December 31, 2019 7:00 PM

    Type: Scholarship  

    Who:  High School Juniors and Seniors 

    Amount:  $1,000

    The Zebra's annual scholarship with the goal of helping to alleviate the financial pressure of college-bound students in the Alaska area, while also getting an insider view of the Last Frontier.

    For more information and to apply please visit their website listed below. 

    Link:    Alaska Tour Guide Scholarship 

     

  • Imagine America Scholarship
    Expires On: Tuesday, December 31, 2019 7:00 PM

    Type:  Scholarship

    Who:  High School Seniors

    Amount:  Awards Vary

    The Imagine America High School Scholarship is an award-winning scholarship program offered by the Imagine America Foundation. The scholarship is for high school seniors or recent graduates planning to attend a career school participating in the Imagine America High School Scholarship Program. 

    For more information please visit their website listed below.

    Link:  Imagine America Scholarship

  • Veteran Hero 2019 Scholarship
    Expires On: Tuesday, December 31, 2019 7:00 PM

    Type:  Scholarship

    Who:  16 years or older

    Amount:  $5,000

    Minimum 3.0 GPA. Enrollment in a school listed on the U.S. Department of Education https://ope.ed.gov/dapip/#/home. Must be a retired, honorably discharged or active duty service member of the United States military or have a family member of such service.

    For more information please visit their website listed below.

    Link:  Veteran Hero 2019 Scholarship

  • Rise Up First Generation Student Scholarship
    Expires On: Tuesday, December 31, 2019 7:00 PM

    Type:  Scholarship

    Who:  16 years or older

    Amount:  $5,000

    Minimum 3.0 GPA. Enrollment in a school listed on the U.S. Department of Education https://ope.ed.gov/dapip/#/home. Be the first in your family to attend college.

    For more information please visit their website listed below.

    Link:  Rise Up First Generation Student Scholarship

  • SuperMoney's Financial Literacy Scholarship Scholarships
    Expires On: Tuesday, December 31, 2019 7:00 PM

    Type:  Scholarship

    Who:  High School Seniors

    Amount:  $2,500

    SuperMoney's mission is to help everyone reach their financial goals. Founded in 2019, SuperMoney's Financial Literacy Scholarship seeks to celebrate students who share our same mission. Our scholarship program awards $2,500 a year to a student who wants to help Americans improve their financial wellness through continued education.

    For more information please visit their website listed below.

    Link:  SuperMoney’s Financial Literacy Scholarship

  • CC Bank’s Young Scholars Scholarship
    Expires On: Tuesday, December 31, 2019 8:00 PM

    Type: Scholarship

    Who:  Under the age of 30

    Amount: $2,000

    Each year CC Bank’s Young Scholars Scholarship offers up to five $2,000 scholarships to students attending universities, colleges, and other academic institutions across the U.S.

    More information please visit their website listed below.

    Link: CC Bank’s Young Scholars Scholarship
  • GoTranscript Academic Scholarship Program
    Expires On: Tuesday, December 31, 2019 8:00 PM

    Type:  Scholarship

    Who:  High School Seniors

    Amount:  $1,000

    GoTranscript is a professional transcription company, founded in 2005. Our team consists of nearly 20,000 professional transcriptionists, proofreaders, and customer support specialists. All staff members are carefully trained and certified. We review our service quality regularly to ensure best-in-class results.

    For more information please visit their website listed below. 
     
  • Alaska Air Carriers Association (AACA) Scholarships
    Expires On: Wednesday, January 01, 2020 8:00 PM

    Type:  Scholarship  

    Who:  High School Seniors 

    Amount:  Varies

    Many Scholarships are available for aviation education. Information for the AACA scholarships are provided here, see announcement below.

    Attachment:   AACA Scholarship Announcement 

  • GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program
    Expires On: Friday, January 03, 2020 8:00 PM

    Type:  Scholarship

    Amount:  $10,000

    Honoring the legacy and character of our nation's 40th President, the GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program rewards college-bound students who demonstrate exemplary leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship with financial assistance to pursue higher education.

    Each year, the Program selects numerous recipients to receive a $10,000 scholarship renewable for up to an additional three years. 

    For more information and eligibility requirements please go to their website listed below.

    Link:  GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program

  • 2020 Coolidge Scholarship
    Expires On: Thursday, January 16, 2020 12:00 PM

    Type:  Scholarship

    Who:  High School Juniors and Seniors

    Amount: up to four years full-ride (tuition, room, board, and expenses for four years of undergraduate study)

    The Coolidge Scholarship is an annually awarded, full-ride, presidential scholarship that covers a student’s tuition, room, board, and expenses for four years of undergraduate study. The Coolidge may be used by recipients at any accredited American college or university. Anyone of any background, pursuing any academic discipline of study, may apply to this non-partisan, need-blind, program.

    For more regarding eligibility and applying please visit their website listed below.

    Link:  2020 Coolidge Scholarship

  • The Coolidge Scholarship
    Expires On: Thursday, January 16, 2020 1:00 PM

    Type:  Scholarship

    Who:  High School Juniors

    Amount:  Varies

    The Coolidge Scholarship is an annually awarded, full-ride, presidential scholarship that covers a student’s tuition, room, board, and expenses for four years of undergraduate study. This one-of-a-kind scholarship may be used at any accredited college or university in the U.S.

     For more information please visit their website listed below. 

  • 2020 Hamilton Award
    Expires On: Wednesday, January 29, 2020 8:00 PM

    Type:  Scholarship

    Who:  High School Juniors

    Amount:  $500

    The Hamilton Award recognizes high school juniors for their academic personal, and service achievements. Every year, we select up to 35 students nationally to enter our five-year, no cost empowerment program.

     For more information please visit their website listed below. 

  • The George S. & Stella M. Knight Essay Contest
    Expires On: Friday, January 31, 2020 7:00 PM

    Type: Contest

    Who:  Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, and Senior students.

    Amount:  Up to $5,000

    To participate, students (grades 9-12) must submit an original 800- to 1,200-word essay based on an event, person, philosophy or ideal associated with the American Revolution, Declaration of Independence, or the framing of the United States Constitution. Each student's essay will be judged based upon its historical accuracy, clarity, organization, grammar and spelling, and documentation.

    In Alaska, students will first compete at the State level.  The winning essay will then be entered into the National competition where the first place essay will earn $5000, a medal, and a trip to a recognition ceremony.  2nd and 3rd place also earn cash awards. 

    State-level awards include $500 for 1st place, $250 for 2nd place, and $100 for 3rd place with recognition certificates as well as a medal for the first place winner.   

    More information please follow the link below.

    Attachment:   The George S. & Stella M. Knight Essay Contest   

    Link:    The George S. & Stella M. Knight Essay Contest  

  • Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship Program
    Expires On: Saturday, February 01, 2020 1:00 PM

    Type:  Scholarship

    Who:  High School Senior

    Amount:  Up to $30,000 over four-years

    The Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship Program is designed to address the financial needs of minority college students and provide comprehensive mentoring services through its 42 Strategies for Success Curriculum.  Once chosen from a national, selective process, "Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholars" receive a generous four-year grant to assist with the costs of attending the college or university of their choice and are enrolled in JRF's celebrated mentoring curriculum.

    For more information please go to their website listed below.

    Link:  Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship Program

  • 2020-21 Non-Resident Freshman Scholarships
    Expires On: Saturday, February 01, 2020 7:00 PM

    Type:  Scholarship

    Who:  High School Juniors and Seniors

    Amount:  Up to $60,000

    Achievement Awards are automatic, merit-based scholarships based upon GPA and test scores. Award amounts will vary up to $60,000 (up to $15,000 per year renewable). These awards will be applied toward tuition only. All non-resident freshmen who submit an application for admission complete with self-reported high school GPA and test scores (sent directly from the testing company) are automatically considered.

    For more information please visit their website listed below.

    Link:  2020-21 Non-Resident Freshman Scholarships

  • 2020 RMEL Foundation Scholarship
    Expires On: Thursday, February 06, 2020 8:00 PM

    Type:  Scholarship

    Who:  High School Seniors

    Amount:  up to $3,000

    The purpose of the RMEL Foundation is to award scholarships to deserving and qualified students in engineering, business, information systems, plant, line or distribution technology, line worker or other curriculum related to the electric energy industry.

    For more information please visit their website listed below. 
     
  • 2020 Society of Women Engineers Greatland Section Scholarship
    Expires On: Wednesday, February 12, 2020 7:00 PM

    Type:  Scholarship

    Who:  High School Seniors

    Amount: One $2,000 and Two $1,500

    The Society of Women Engineers Greatland Section is pleased to offer one $2,000 and two $1,500 scholarships to female high school seniors in Alaska planning to pursue a degree in engineering.  

    For more regarding eligibility and applying please visit their website listed below.

    Link:  Society of Women Engineers Greatland Section Scholarship

  • Dr. Paul Isaak Memorial Scholarship
    Expires On: Friday, February 14, 2020 7:00 PM

    Type: Scholarship

    Who: 2020 High School Graduates

    Amount: $2,000

    The Dr. Paul Isaak Memorial Scholarship is available to high school graduates of the Kenai Peninsula who plan to enter the field of health care and have a special interest in complementary or alternative medicine.  The scholarship is intended to offset all or part of the cost tuition/registration fees and books.

    Link:    FY20 Dr. Paul Isaak Memorial Scholarship

  • Kenai Rotary - Thompson-Ford-Eldridge Memorial Scholarship
    Expires On: Monday, February 17, 2020 8:00 PM

    Type:  Scholarship

    Who:  2020 graduating students enrolled full-time in a college, university, or vocational school during the 2019-20 academic year

    Amount:  $1,000

    The Rotary Club of Kenai will award two scholarships in the amount of $1,000 each to two 2020 graduating students enrolled full-time in a college, university, or vocational school during the 2019-20 academic year. Funds are paid directly to the registrar in the fall of 2020 and are to be applied toward tuition, fees, or texts.

    For more information and instructions please view the attachment below.

    Attachment:  Kenai Rotary 2020 - Thompson-Ford-Eldridge Memorial Scholarship

  • Homer Electric Association Scholarship 2020
    Expires On: Friday, February 28, 2020 8:00 PM

    Type: Scholarship

    Who:  Applicants shall be categorized as “seniors” or “others”. Seniors will be defined as applicants from a public or private secondary school within the HEA service area. Students in the “others” category will be defined as those individuals residing within the HEA service area who have chosen to return to college, trade school, apprenticeship, vocational or technical school after having been out of high school for a minimum of two years since graduation date.

    Amount:  Varies

    Homer Electric Association's (HEA) Scholarship Committee will award a number of scholarships for an amount to be determined by the Board of Directors each calendar year. The committee will select the winners based on the merits of the applicant. Scholarship recipients will be selected in March. Recipients will be asked to attend HEA's Annual Membership Meeting on Thursday, May 7, 2020, for the Award Ceremony at Soldotna High School.

    More information please follow the application guidelines below.

    Attachment:  Homer Electric Scholarship 2020

  • LFI Interim Scholarship (Homer High & Homer Flex ONLY)
    Expires On: Friday, March 13, 2020 9:00 PM

    Type: Scholarship

    Who:  Homer High and Homer Flex Students (grades 9-11)

    Amount:  up to $2,000

    The LFI Interim Scholarship originates from the belief that everyone innately desires to learn, benefits from a broad and varied education, and yearns for adventures of one’s own choosing. The fund’s purpose is to facilitate a beyond-the-ordinary activity, program, or experience that fosters success and well-being by helping a student live his/her own wild dream while discovering the magic of our fantastic world.

    More information please follow the application guidelines below.

    Attachment:  2020 LFI Interim Scholarship Application

  • 2020 Mae Ciechanski Scholarship Fund
    Expires On: Friday, March 27, 2020 6:00 PM

    Type:  Scholarship

    Who:  High School Seniors

    Amount:  up to $10,000

    Each winter the Mae Ciechanski Scholarship Fund Committee, on behalf of the City of Soldotna, conducts an annual scholarship process to determine who will receive scholarships from the Mae Ciechanski Scholarship Fund. The City of Soldotna manages a scholarship endowment which was funded through the vision and generosity of life-long resident Mae Ciechanski.

    For more information and instructions please view the attachment below.

    Attachment:  2020 MAE SCHOLARSHIP

  • 2020 Soldotna Library Scholarship Fund
    Expires On: Friday, March 27, 2020 6:00 PM

    Type:  Scholarship

    Who:  High School Seniors

    Amount:  $1,750

    Each winter the Soldotna Library Scholarship Fund Committee, on behalf of the City of Soldotna, conducts an annual scholarship process to determine who will receive a scholarship from the Soldotna Library Scholarship Fund.

    For more information and instructions please view the attachment below.

    Attachment:  2020 LIBRARY SCHOLARSHIP

  • 2020 Thelma & Ilse Memorial Nursing Scholarship
    Expires On: Wednesday, April 01, 2020 5:30 PM

    Type:  Scholarship

    Who:  Current year graduating senior from Homer High School, Homer Flex, Voznesenka, Nikolaevsk, Kachemak Selo, Susan B. English, Nanwalek, Port Graham and Homer area Connections. Must be pursuing a career in Nursing (RN or BSN).

    Amount:  $1,000

    Thelma Robinson and Ilse Palmer were lifelong Nurses dedicated to their profession and very passionate about the progress of nursing in the future. They were also the Grand Mothers of Amelia and Rosie Robinson that both graduated from Homer high school. The Thelma & Ilse Memorial Nursing Scholarship has been established to celebrate their memories, their love of Nursing, and to support students that are pursuing a career in Nursing. 

    For more information please see the attachment below. 

    Attachment:  2020 Thelma & Ilse Memorial Nursing Scholarship

  • 2020 KPAA Scholarship
    Expires On: Wednesday, April 08, 2020 9:00 PM

    Type:  Scholarship  

    Who:  Graduating senior from the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District
     
    Amount:  $350  
     
    Eight scholarships will be offered.  One applicant will be chosen from Kenai, Nikiski, Soldotna, Homer, and Seward.  The others will be chosen from the district's small schools.  The committee recommends that should a "Large" high school fail to submit any applications then that scholarship would be awarded to an additional "Small School" applicant.
     
    For more information and instructions please view the attachment below.
     
    Attachment:  2020 KPAA Scholarship
  • Celebrate the West Art Competition
    Expires On: Thursday, April 30, 2020 8:00 PM

    Type: Competition

    Who: High School Students (9-12)

    Amount: The First-Place Prize award is $1,200, the Second-Place prize is $750, and Third-Place will be awarded $500. $200 will be awarded to each remaining State Finalist.

    Submit an original two-dimensional artwork that conveys what your state means to you, how you are artistically inspired by your state, or the uniqueness of living in the West. You may draw inspiration from your state’s history, landmarks, natural resources, National Parks or Monuments, current or historical events, people, community, and culture.

    Link:    FY20 Dr. Paul Isaak Memorial Scholarship

  • B. Davis Scholarship 2020
    Expires On: Friday, May 22, 2020 8:00 PM

    Type:  Scholarship

    Who:  High School Juniors and Seniors

    Amount:  $1,000

    This is not an academic scholarship but we would like to know where you are going to school now and what your future academic plans are. Our website was developed solely for the purpose of helping students locate and apply for scholarships.

    Link:  B. Davis Scholarship 2020

  • Horatio Alger Career & Technical Scholarship
    Expires On: Monday, June 15, 2020 8:00 PM

    Type:  Scholarship

    Who:  High School Graduate

    Amount:  1,020 scholarships up to $2,500 

    The Horatio Alger Association seeks to assist students who have demonstrated integrity, perseverance in overcoming adversity, strength of character, financial need, commitment to pursue career or technical certification/degree, and a desire to contribute to society.

    Link: Horatio Alger Career & Technical Scholarship

  • BigSun Athletic Scholarship
    Expires On: Friday, June 19, 2020 9:00 PM

    Type:  Scholarship

    Who:  High School Seniors

    Amount:  $500

    The BigSun Organization is proud to be able to continue to help young athletes succeed in their academic pursuits. We are offering an annual scholarship to a deserving student. All student athletes are eligible for this award, regardless of which sport they are participating in. Their participation may be in any capacity, whether as a player, coach or official.

    For more information please visit their website listed below.

    Link:  B. Davis Scholarship 2020