UAA Kimura Scholarship Fund*


The purpose of the UAA Kimura Scholarship Fund is to offer financial assistance for tuition and other related educational expenses to full-time students at the University of Alaska Anchorage with a declared major in Art or Journalism & Public Communications.  Two scholarships will be awarded:  one in photography and one in illustration.

Award amount is a minimum of $500 per academic year

Qualifications for the Photography Scholarship:

  • Recipient must be a full time student (12 credits per semester) attending the University of Alaska Anchorage with a declared major in Art OR with a declared major in Journalism & Public Communication with an emphasis in photography.
  • Recipient must be in their Junior year and have completed at least nine credits in studio photography classes at the 200 level or above.
  • Recipient must be in good academic standing with at least a 3.0 GPA.

Qualifications for the Illustration Scholarship:

  • Recipient must be a full-time student (12 credits per semester) attending the University of Alaska Anchorage with a declared major in Art with an emphasis in illustration.
  • Recipient must be in their Junior year and have completed at least nine credits in illustration classes at the 200 level or above.
  • Recipient must be in good academic standing with at least a 3.0 GPA.

To apply for this scholarship, please log in to  UAOnline and complete the electronic scholarship application.

*In addition to the electronic application students must submit the required supplemental information requested below to fully apply for this scholarships:

  • If applying for the photography scholarship, applicants must submit proof of their photography work (no more than 5 photographs please).
  • If applying for the illustration scholarship, applicants must submit proof of their illustration(s).  Illustrations do no have to the the original work, digital images of the illustration(s) copied to a CD is preferred.
Supplemental information must be mailed (or dropped off) to the UAA Office of Student Financial Assistance by the deadline (not postmarked by the deadline).  Please submit info in a sealed envelope ATTN: Kimura Scholarship Fund.

Mailing Address
UAA Office of Student Financial Assistance
ATTN: Kimura Scholarship
PO Box 141608
Anchorage AK 99514

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

 

 Kimura Scholarship Recipient Information:

 

2009/2010

    * MacAdams, Kristin M. - Nazareth Academy Graduate


2008/2009

    * MacAdams, Kristin M. - Nazareth Academy Graduate