UAA Leonard Hamilton Scholarship*

The purpose of the Leonard Hamilton Scholarship is to provide financial assistance for up to one full academic year for tuition and other educational expenses to students currently enrolled in a degree program at the University of Alaska Anchorage.  Applicant must provide proof to be a Nine Star graduate.

Award amount is $1,000 per academic year


  • Recipient must be an Alaskan resident
  • Recipient must be admitted to a degree or certificate seeking program at UAA.
  • Recipient must be enrolled at least half-time (six credit hours)
  • Recipient must be in good academic standing with a 2.0 GPA or above.
  • Preference will be given to sophomores or above. 
  • Recipient must provide proof to be a graduate of Nine Star.

To apply for this scholarship please make sure you meet all of the qualifications above, and then login to secured area of UAOnline to complete the electronic scholarship application.

*In order to qualify for this scholarship please submit the additional information below to supplement the online application.

  • Applicant must provide proof to be a Nine Star graduate (preferably a signed letter on Nine Star letterhead, verifying  participation with their preparatory program). This must be mailed or dropped off to the UAA Office of Student Financial Assistance by the deadline, not postmarked by the deadline.

    Mailing Address
    UAA Office of Student Financial Assistance
    ATTN: Leonard Hamilton Scholarship
    PO Box 141608
    Anchorage, AK 99514-1608

    Physical Address
    UAA at the University Center
    3901 Old Seward
    Anchorage, AK 99503