Mat-Su Dr. Betty J. Boyd-Beu & Edwin G. Beu Jr. Scholarship

The purpose of the Dr. Betty J. Boyd-Beu & Edwin G. Beu, Jr. Scholarship is to offer financial assistance for tuition and other educational expenses to non-traditional students who are seeking degree completion or retraining at the Mat-Su College.



  • Applicant must have a minimum of two years since high school graduation.
  • Applicant must have worked prior to enrolling or returning to college.
  • Applicant must be either re-entering college to complete a degree or enrolling to re-train for another position in the workplace.
  • Applicant must be in good academic standing with a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0 (only for those applicants with current or prior college attendance).
  • Applicant must be formally admitted into a degree-seeking program at Mat-Su College.
  • Applicant must plan on enrolling at least part-time (six credits) at Mat-Su College.
  • If necessary, classes may be taken at any of the UAA campuses (Anchorage, Matanuska-Susitna, Kenai Peninsula College, Kodiak College, and/or Prince William Sound) in order to finish the degree program started at Mat-Su College.
  • Applicant may be an incoming or continuing student at the Matanuska-Susitna College.
  • Applicant must be enrolled in the semester for which the award is made.
  • Recipient may continue to receive an annual award until their degree program is completed, provided that they maintain good academic standing with at least a 3.0 grade point average and re-apply each academic year. Recipient may not receive the award more than four consecutive years and/or eight consecutive semesters.

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.