Private Scholarships for UAA Students
Alaska Community Foundation Scholarship
The Alaska Community Foundation offers scholarships that are made possible by passionate community members committed to helping Alaskans pursue their education dreams. Each Scholarship has specific criteria, eligible UAA and Non-UA institutions/programs, deadlines, and required supplements. Application deadlines vary.
PEO Chapter K Scholarship
The PEO Chapter K Scholarship is available to females attending UAA, with a minimum 3.0 GPA, and a minimum class standing of Sophomore. Award amount is $1,000 ($500 a semester). Fall application deadline is June 15th, spring application deadline is October 15th.
Alaska Native Epidemiology Center Scholarship
The Alaska Native Epidemiology Center, a department of the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium, is pleased to announce that it will be awarding scholarships for the University of Alaska Anchorage Master's of Public Health (MPH) Program. The scholarship will include the tuition, fees, and course materials for one course offered through the distance-learning MPH Program. For a list of available courses and information about UAA's MPH Program, visit: http://health.uaa.alaska.edu/
Kodiak Electric Association Scholarship
Kodiak Electric Association is offering 17 scholarships to students. Each scholarship has specific criteria and eligible UAA (Kodiak campus) and/or Non-UA admission/enrollment requirements. All applicants must be receiving service – or have an immediate family member receiving service – from Kodiak Electric Association. 2015/2016 application period to be announced.
The Export Council of Alaska Scholarship
The Export Council of Alaska is offering scholarships to high school seniors and college students who are Alaska residents and plan to pursue a degree in International Studies. A total of $5,000 will be distributed among students who are awarded the scholarship.
American Council of Engineering Companies of Alaska Scholarship
The American Council of Engineering Companies of Alaska is pleased to announce their 2014 Scholarship Program. The ACEC will award up to $1,000 in a statewide scholarship competition. Deadline to apply is March 9, 2015.
Alaska Community Foundation Scholarship
The Alaska Community Foundation is proud to support Alaska students in their educational and career pursuits, through a number of scholarship opportunities: from students pursuing technology education, to nursing students. A wide range of students can benefit from ACF's scholarships. Deadlines to apply vary.
ACLU Alaska Foundation Scholarship
The ACLU Alaska foundation is pleased to offer The Joan Hamilton Memorial Scholarship: a $2500 award to a post secondary school. The purpose of this scholarship is to assist Alaska students who wish to pursue a career related to law in which she or he will advocate for Alaska Native rights and defend the civil liberties of the peoples of rural Alaska. 2015/2016 application period to be announced.
Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium Scholarship
The Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium Scholarship is proud to support Alaska students interested in the healthcare field. Deadline to apply is June 20, 2014 by 4:30 p.m.
Alaska Association of Environmental Professionals Scholarship
The Alaska Association of Environmental Professionals Scholarship provides scholarships for full-time undergraduate or graduate students, currently enrolled in a degree-seeking program in the environmental (or natural) sciences, environmental technology, or environmental policy. There is one $1,000 award per year. 2015/2016 application period to be announced.
Alaska Space Grant Program Scholarship
The Alaska Space Grant Program is offering scholarships and fellowships to students (U.S. Citizens) majoring in STEM fields (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics). Application requirements and award amounts vary between scholarships and fellowships. Deadlines to apply vary.
Alaska Power Association Scholarship
The Alaska Power Association is offering $1,000 scholarship opportunities and textbook stipends of up to $500 for Alaska residents attending college in Alaska who are studying engineering. Deadline to apply is May 9, 2014.
Alaska Retired Educators Association (AKREA) Scholarship
The Alaska Retired Educators Association (AKREA), is pleased to announce the availability of a 2015 spring semester academic scholarship to education majors with a junior standing or above. Deadline to apply is November 1, 2014.
Edward and Anna Range Schmidt Charitable Trust Scholarship
The Edward and Anna Range Schmidt Charitable Trust offers grants and emergency financial assistance for Alaska Native students of Earth and Environmental Science (internship support, travel and/or expenses related to workshops and science fairs, support needed to secure employment in science-related fields or emergency needs). They accept applications anytime and must be made by letter from a sponsor. Write to: PO Box 770982, Eagle River, AK 99577 or call Nora Shew or Frederic Wilson at 1.907.786.7445/7448
Alaska Water Well Association Scholarship
The Alaska Water Well Association (AWWA) is offering an annual $500 award to an undergraduate who is an Alaska resident and is enrolled full time. Deadline to apply is May 5th of the year for which fall enrollment is planned.
American Legion 40/8 Scholarship
The American Legion 40/8 is offering awards for full time nursing students who demonstrate financial need. Contact American Legion: 907-242-1530 for deadline information.
Mat-Su Health Foundation Scholarship
The Mat-Su Health Foundation Scholarship is open to students who have a primary residence in Mat-Su and have a major or other course of study linked to healthcare. Applications for Vocational Scholarships are accepted year-round. 2015/2016 application period to be announced.
New Beginnings Scholarship for Anchorage Women
The GWFC Anchorage Woman’s Club is pleased to invite students to apply for the New Beginnings Scholarship. The scholarship is geared toward women who:
The Society of American Military Engineers (SAME)
The Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) Anchorage post is seeking candidates for the 2014 scholarship program. Several scholarships of up to $3000 will be awarded in January 2015. It is desired that recipients attend the SAME Anchorage banquet in late January where scholarships will be presented. Deadline to apply is December 5, 2014.
Aaron Seever Sales Scholarship
The Aaron Seever Sales Scholarship is proud to support those in pursuit of higher learning and excellence in salesmanship. Every semester one qualified student will be selected to win $500 and an iPad mini. Fall semester deadline is September 30th, 2014; Spring semester deadline is January 31st, 2014.
Abbot & Fenner Business Consultants Scholarship
The Abbot & Fenner Business Consultants are committed to continuing their efforts at helping those who have the desire and ambition to succeed through annual scholarship awards of $1,000. Deadline to apply is June 15, 2015.
ACLS Recertification Healthcare Training Scholarship Plan
The ACLS Recertification Healthcare Training Scholarship Plan will be giving out a $2,000 scholarship to the author of the winning essay and one (1) complimentary pass each (valued at $275), to second and third placers. Deadline to apply is December 31, 2014.
AfterCollege currently offers over a dozen, major-specific, and inclusive scholarships that students may be eligible for. Deadlines to apply vary.
American Welding Society Scholarship
The American Welding Society offers scholarships available to students preparing for a career in the welding and related joining technologies. Deadline to apply is March 1st of each year.
Avvo Scholarship Program: Undergraduate/Pre-Law Student Scholarship
The Undergraduate/Pre-Law Scholarship is open to students intending to pursue a graduate law program, including but not limited to those in an official pre-law program or common pre-law majors such as Political Science, Economics, Accounting or Finance, English, Philosophy, Criminal Justice, Engineering, Medicine, etc. Deadline to apply is January 1, 2015.
Big John's Plumbing Scholarship
Big John's Plumbing is pleased to offer a $1,000 Business Scholarship to a student planning to take business related courses. Deadline to apply is July 25th of each year.
Big Sun Scholarship 2015
The purpose of the Big Sun Scholarship 2015 is to help young athletes succeed in their academic pursuits. In order to do our part, 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. Deadline to apply is June 19, 2015.
Campus Explorer Exclusive Scholarships
The Campus Explorer Exclusive Scholarships award a $1,000 scholarship every month. Apply the 1st through the 30th of every month.
CleanItSupply.com $1,000 Scholarship Contest
The CleanItSupply.com $1,000 Scholarship Contest is now open to graduating high school seniors, as well as college freshman and sophomores between the ages of 16 and 21. Deadline is November 21, 2014.
Clubs of America Scholarship Award for Career Success Scholarship
The Clubs of America Scholarship Award for Career Success offers a $1000 award annually. Any current student of an accredited U.S. college or university with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 is welcome to apply. Deadline is August 31st, 2015.
Dietspotlight.com Scholarship Program Scholarship
Dietspotlight.com Scholarship Program is pleased to announce the availability of four scholarships ranging from $1,000 to $3,000. They will be awarded based on the quality of submitted essay. Deadline to apply is December 31, 2014.
Annual Academic Business Scholarship
The Annual Academic Business Scholarship is for students who are pursuing business related academic majors. Award: $1,000 per year. Deadline is April 1st of each year.
The EJobApplications.com Scholarship is offering one lucky college student from any United States College/University a chance to win $1,000. Deadline to apply is December 20th, 2014.
Electrical Generating Systems Association Scholarship
The Electrical Generating Systems Association is offering up to eight (8) David I. Coren Memorial scholarships to full-time students with a declared major related to the On-Site Power Generation industry. Minimum GPA of 2.8 is required. Download the EGSA David I. Coren scholarship application here. Deadline is May 1st of each year.
The Foreclosure.com Scholarship is for students other than graduate, law, or incoming freshman. Awards range from $5,000-$1,000. Deadline is December 1st of each year.
Giva Semi-Annual Student Scholarship and Worldwide Community Ambassador Award
The Giva Semi-Annual Student Scholarship and Worldwide Community Ambassador Award, is currently offering a $1000 scholarship for anyone attending a college or university worldwide. Deadlines are June 1st & December 1st of each year.
Graduate Program Scholarship
The Graduate Program Scholarships are offering $1,000 scholarships to graduate students or recent graduate students. Awarded quarterly.
GreenPal Business Scholarship
The GreenPal Business Scholarship is offering a $2,000 annual scholarship; you're invited to apply for the fall/winter award. Accepting applications beginning November 1, 2014; Winner will be announced May 30, 2015.
Influence Print Award for Design Excellence
Inflenceprint.com is asking you to submit your best design for a chance at a $1000 college scholarship and nationwide recognition! Deadline to apply is December 31, 2014.
Institute for Humane Studies Scholarship
The Institute for Humane Studies offers fellowships/scholarships to students with liberty-advancing research interests. Students may be undergraduate/graduate. Deadlines to apply vary.
Lexington Law Scholarship
The Lexington Law Scholarship Program is offering two annual scholarships totaling $10,000. Each semester (spring and fall), one recipient will receive $5,000 to the institution of their choice. Deadline to apply is February 7, 2015.
Look Twice, Save A Life Scholarship
Insuranceproviders.com is proud to introduce a new scholarship promoting motorcycle safety among students. The look Twice, Save a Life Scholarship of $1000 will be awarded to a student who is currently attending or planning to attend college or some form of higher education. The scholarship will be awarded annually for the spring semester. Deadline to apply is December 1st of each year.
Live Your Dream Education & Training Awards for Women
The Soroptimist Live Your Dream Awards assists women who provide the primary source of financial support for their families by giving them the resources they need to improve their education, skills and employment prospects. Deadline to apply is January 5, 2015.
The Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance Scholarship
The Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance is proud to award $4,000 to one student each semester whose life has been impacted by cancer. Deadline to apply is December 1, 2014 for spring 2015 &March 31, 2015 for fall 2015.
The Marshall Scholarships: Scholarships are awarded annually to at least 40 young College graduate U.S. citizens. Successful candidates are able to study a wide range of subjects for a higher degree at any of Britain's universities. The 2015 Application will be available late spring 2014.
401K Business Financing Scholarship
The 401K Business Financing Scholarship: MySolo401k.net is excited to offer a $1,000 scholarship award, to one eligible student enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program at any accredited United States university, college, or trade school. Deadline to apply is December 15, 2014.
National Society Daughters of the American Revolution Scholarship
The National Society Daughters of the American Revolution awards multiple scholarships to students dedicated to the pursuit of degrees in diverse disciplines including, history, law, nursing, and education. Deadlines to apply and award amounts vary.
NAWIC Founders' Scholarship Foundation
The NAWIC Founders' Scholarship Foundation requires applicants to be currently enrolled in a construction-related degree program, and have at least one term remaining in a course of study leading to a degree or an associate degree in a construction-related field. High school seniors are not eligible. Deadline to apply is February 28, of each year.
Novus Biologicals Scholarships
The Novus Biologicals Scholarship Program is awarded to students pursuing a degree in a science-related field twice a year. A $1500 scholarship will be warded to one student for the Fall and Spring semesters. Deadline to apply for Spring 2014 is December 5, 2014.
NursingTrack.com Nursing School Scholarship
The NursingTrack.com Nursing School Scholarship is now offering a $1000 award annually. This award is available to any student participating in a qualified undergraduate, graduate or certificate level nursing program. Deadline is August 31, of each year.
Public Health Scholarships
The Public Health Scholarships makes it possible to offset some of the costs of earning a public health degree by tapping into a variety of public health scholarship. Application processes, deadlines and award amounts vary.
The Reeves Law Group Scholarships
The Reeves Law Group is pleased to announce their first annual scholarships contest. One student will be awarded $1,000 to be invested in his or her educational costs. Deadline to apply is December 31, 2014.
Social Media Scholarships
Cliffside Malibu Student Scholarship
Cliffside Malibu Student Scholarships offer awards to students of many different interests and majors are invited to participate. This scholarship is open to high school seniors, undergraduate students, as well as graduate students. Award amount is up to $8500. This scholarship is ongoing and will be awarded each semester.
COIT Clean Living Scholarship
The COIT Clean Living Scholarship is offering a $1500 award to the best short essay submission that answers the question, "How do you secure your security deposit?" Deadline to apply is January 15, 2015.
Cyber Bullying Awareness Scholarship
The Cyber Bullying Awareness Scholarship is offering a chance to win $1000 from FrontierBundles.com for spring semester 2015. Create a poster that raises awareness of student cyber bullying. Deadline to apply is December 15, 2014.
Data Recovery Scholarship
Data Recovery Scholarship is looking for creative geniuses to come out of the works to make a clever parody about their company. Award amount is $1,000. All requirements must be met to qualify for the scholarship. Deadline to apply is December 31, 2014.
If you are an aspiring dentist or dental hygienist who is passionate about dental health and changing technology then 1Dental.com wants to hear from and invest in you! 1Dental.com will award one aspiring dental student $1000 to go toward their 2015 spring semester. Deadline to apply is December 21, 2014.
Are you witty? Savvy with technology? Broke? Then Mhelpdesk Scholarship has an opportunity for you! Mhelpdesk is offering a $1500 scholarship for the Spring 2015 semester. Deadline to apply is December 15, 2014.