Application Deadline: Friday, December 4, 2015 by 11:59 pm

This UAA Student Diversity Award is designed to recognize student contributions that have significantly enhanced diversity on a UAA campus by:

  • increasing visibility of diverse people, cultures, and/or perspectives;
  • creating a welcoming environment;
  • and/or representing diverse student voices through advocacy and participation in UAA student organizations.

To be considered for the UAA Diversity Action Council's Student Diversity Award, students must submit the following items together to

  1. A completed Student Diversity Award Application Form (fillable PDF). (For a non-fillable PDF, click here.)
  2. A letter of endorsement from a professional or university reference. 

The UAA Diversity Action Council will review applications and grant tuition to the top applicants. Students from the UAA Anchorage campus and UAA’s community campuses are eligible. Award recipients must meet eligibility criteria including a 2.5 cumulative GPA, Satisfactory Academic Progress and admitted to a UAA certificate or degree program.

For more information contact: Student Affairs at 786-6108 or the Multicultural Center at 786-4080.

Individuals needing reasonable accommodation to participate in the application process should contact the Multicultural Center or the Office of Student Affairs 48 to 72 hours in advance.