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Instructions for Applying
2014-2015 Academic Year

Everything must be completed by February 15, 2014 to be considered for any scholarships.

Applications received after February 15th, 2014 will be considered only if funds are available. Submitting an incomplete application or failing to adhere to the requirements will result in disqualification.

Please notify our office if you have trouble or cannot access the scholarship application.

FYI: The Scholarship Selection committees begin meeting after March 1 and may continue into the summer months. Every effort is made to notify successful applicants as soon as possible; however, it is impossible to send every unsuccessful applicant a response due to the volume of applications and scholarships. To check on the status of your application, contact the Scholarship Coordinator at (907) 796-6255 or via email at finaid@uas.alaska.edu after May 1, 2014

It is expected that the recipients:

  • Must carry 12 or more credits per semester (unless otherwise noted).
  • Maintain at least a 2.0 GPA*
  • Maintain Satisfactory Academic Progress.

*Higher grade point averages may be required of some awards. Check individual requirements for maintaining scholarships you have received. There are a limited number of scholarships for part-time students. Please address your essay if you will not be attending full time.

Steps to take

1. UA Online: Demographic Data and the Profile

Log into UAOnline

1st

Click Student Services & Account Information

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Click Scholarships

3rd

Answer the Demographic Data and the Profile Questions and Submit

Note: You MUST fill out the essay questions or you will not be considered for scholarships. The UAOnline application only needs to be filled out once for both UAS and UA foundation scholarships.

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4. Complete the FAFSA

Complete the FAFSA at www.fafsa.gov to be considered for Need-Based Scholarships and Campus-Based Aid

Note: If you or your parents haven't completed your 2012 income tax returns by this date, please complete the FAFSA using estimated income information and then correct the information once your taxes are filed.

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UAS Scholarships

Application Deadline: Annually, February before Fall Semester

Clarence and Verle Kramer Memorial Endowment

Requirements

Recipient must be a full-time Undergraduate degree seeking student at the University of Alaska Southeast with a minimum GPA of 2.5.

Coeur Alaska - Kensington Gold Mine Environmental Science Award

Description

To provide financial assistance to marine Biology and Environmental Science students at UAS.

Requirements

Applicants must be full-time students at the University of Alaska Southeast Juneau Campus. Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 grade point average. Preference will be given to a Juneau resident first, then a Southeast resident.

Connie Boochever Endowment for Theatre

Description

This scholarship is to provide financial support to students in the theater programs at UAS.

Requirements


Corey King Memorial Scholarship

Requirements

Applicants must have earned a GED, admitted to applied for admission to a degree program at the Juneau Campus at UAS, must be a first-time freshman, and must plan to attend classes on at least half-time basis during Fall 2014 semester. 


Delta Kappa Gamma Carol Koski Memorial Scholarship

Requirements

Applicants must be women pursuing a career in education at the University of Alaska Southeast Juneau Campus, and be in the last year of their education program with a minimum GPA of 3.0. Preference is given to Alaska residents who plan to remain in Alaska.

Emma Marks Memorial for Alaska Native Languages

Description

scholarship for the study of native languagesThe Emma Marks Memorial for Alaska Native Languages provides financial support for the study of Alaska Native Languages. Recipient must be a sophomore or higher. 

Filipino Community Scholarship

Description

To provide scholarship support for tuition and other related education expenses to students who are, or whose parent or guardian is, a member in good standing of the Alaska Non-Profit Corporation, Filipino Community, Inc. attending the University of Alaska Southeast.

Fisheries Technology Aid


Fish Tech Travel Assistance Application


Frederick and carol Eastaugh Scholarship

Description

Recipient must be an Undergraduate degree seeking student at the University of Alaska Southeast with a minimum GPA of 2.0.

Requirements

For this scholarship you must also complete the the UAS Supplemental Application to describe how their course of study and career goals will benefit Southeast Alaska. Preference will be given to those with financial need along with demonstrated academic motivation and achievement will be considered.

Gaile F. Haynes Memorial Scholarship

Description

The Gaile F. Haynes Memorial scholarship provides assistance to University of Alaska Southeast students who have been released from incarceration in the Johnson Youth Center within 10 years or applying for this scholarship. Assistance must be only for tuition, class fees, books and supplies for classes in which the student is registered.

Requirements

For this scholarship you must also complete the the UAS Supplemental Application and provide a letter of recommendation from a teacher, preferable a teacher from the Johnson Youth Center.

Gastineau Rotary Scholarship

Requirements

This scholarship is open to 2014 graduates of Juneau High Schools who are entering any degree program offered at the University of Alaska Southeast Juneau Campus. Applicants will be judged on the basis of academic achievement, leadership potential, goal-oriented motivation and financial need.

George Masek Memorial Scholarship

Description

To provide financial assistance for Business students at the University of Alaska Southeast.

Requirements

Must have a 3.0 GPA and be enrolled at the UAS Juneau campus with at least 6 credit hours.

Glacier Highway Electric Association Scholarship

Description

This scholarship is open to students attending the University of Alaska Southeast Juneau Campus who reside in the former service area of the Glacier Highway Electric Association (north of the Mendenhall Valley).

Requirements

Applicants must clearly describe the physical location of their residence (post office boxes are not sufficient). In addition, applicants must demonstrate high academic achievement, leadership potential, and goal-oriented motivation.

Icicle Seafoods Career Ed/Dual Enrollment scholarships - UAS

Description

To provide scholarship assistance for Petersburg High School students who are enrolled in Career Education or dual enrollment classes at the University of Alaska Southeast.

Requirements

Recipient must be current or previous graduates of Petersburg High School who are enrolled in Career Education or dual enrollment classes at the University of Alaska Southeast with a minimum GPA of 2.0.


Icicle Seafood Scholarship Fund for Career and Tech Education


Icicle Seafood Scholarship Fund for Fisheries Technology


Icicle Seafood Scholarship Fund for Petersburg High School Students


Jean Gross Memorial Scholarship

Description

The Jean Gross Memorial Scholarship provides financial assistance for Computer, Information and Office Systems (CIOS) students on the Juneau campus of the University of Alaska Southeast.

Jean Kline Memorial Scholarship

Description

Jean Kline Memorial ScholarshipApplicants must be pursuing a Business degree at the University of Alaska Southeast Juneau Campus. Preference will be given to applicants demonstrating financial need. 

John Rutherford Noyes Memorial Scholarship

Requirements

This scholarship is open to full-time students attending the University of Alaska Southeast who have a 3.0 or higher cumulative GPA. Preference will be given to Education and Science majors and to members of the Alaska National Guard.

Juneau Chamber of Commerce Scholarship

Description

This scholarship is open to full-time, upper division students attending the University of Alaska Southeast Juneau Campus.

Requirements

Applicants must be committed to the development of business and commerce in Southeast Alaska, and must demonstrate motivation, and academic and leadership potential. Preference will be given to residents of Southeast Alaska with a 2.8 or higher cumulative GPA.

For this scholarship you must also complete the the UAS Supplemental Application to describe their commitment to the development of business and commerce in Southeast Alaska.


Juneau Elks Lodge Endowed Scholarship

Description

This scholarship is open to any student who is, or whose parent or guardian is, a member in good standing of the Juneau Elks Lodge #420 or Elks Lodge in Southeast Alaska (Ketchikan, Wrangell, Petersburg, Sitka, Haines or Skagway), and who plans to attend the University of Alaska Southeast as a full-time student.

Requirements

Preference of selections will be given to students whose parent or guardian is a member in good standing of the Juneau Elks Lodge #420, then to students whose parents or guardian is a member in good standing of an Elks lodge in the Southeast Alaska District.

Minimum GPA 2.5


Juneau Empire Scholarship

Description

This scholarship is open to Juneau residents pursuing any major or field of study at the University of Alaska Southeast Juneau Campus. 

Juneau Garden Club Scholarship

Requirements

For this scholarship you must also complete the the UAS Supplemental Application to describe their intended career horticulture, floriculture, landscape design, conservation, forestry, botany, agronomy, plant pathology, environmental control, city planning, land management, alternate energy, and/or an allied field.

http://www.uas.alaska.edu/finaid/scholarships/uas/supplemental.html

Each applicant must have a 3.0 cumulative GPA, and must demonstrate financial need. 


Juneau Rotary Scholarship Endowment

Requirements

Applicants must:

  • be a Southeast Alaska resident
  • be admitted to any degree program offered at the University of Alaska Southeast Juneau Campus
  • have a minimum GPA of 2.5

Applicants will be judged on the basis of academic achievement, excellence in the arts, leadership potential, goal-oriented motivation and financial need.


Juneau School District Tuition Waiver

Description

This scholarship is open to students who have been honored under the 2013-2014 Student Recognition Program at JDHS, TMHS, and Yaakoosge Daakahidi High School and who are entering any degree program offered at the University of Alaska Southeast Juneau Campus.

Requirements

Applicants must be nominated as a Student of the Month at JDHS, TMHS or Yaakoosge, demonstrate high academic achievement, leadership potential, and goal-oriented motivation.

Kevin Sanders Memorial Scholarship

Description

To provide scholarship support for students participating in visitor industry programs. Not specific to degree or Regents' certificate programs.

Key Bank Scholarship for Business and Economics

Requirements

Must be full-time, upper division, business, economics or e-commerce students at the University of Alaska Southeast Juneau Campus. Applicants must have a minimum 2.5 grade point average and be an Alaskan resident. 


Marshall L. and Lois A. Scholarship

Requirements

Recipient must be a full-time Undergraduate degree seeking student at the University of Alaska Southeast with a minimum GPA of 2.5. Preference will be given to non-traditional age student-possibly supporting a family and trying to obtain a degree.

Memorial Scholarship - UAS

Requirements

Recipient must be a full-time Undergraduate degree seeking student at the University of Alaska Southeast with a minimum GPA of 2.0 or a full-time Graduate degree seeking student at the University of Alaska Southeast with a minimum GPA of 3.0.

Mike Miller Scholarship

Requirements

Applicants must be pursuing a Bachelor of Liberal Arts degree with an emphasis in communications at the University of Alaska Southeast Juneau Campus. Undergraduate applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 and be a full time student. Preference will be given to students with demonstrated financial need.

PEO Chapter D Edna Williams Continuing Education Scholarship

Description

PEO Chapter D Edna Williams Continuing Education ScholarshipThe PEO Chapter D Edna Williams Continuing Education Scholarship provides financial aid to a degree-seeking student, returning to pursue an undergraduate degree after an interruption in their education. Recipient must be an Alaska Resident. 

PEO Chapter D Ethel Montgomery Memorial Scholarship

Requirements

The PEO Chapter D Ethel Montgomery Scholarship provides financial aid to full-time, returning degree-seeking students at the UAS Juneau campus. 


PEO Chapter D Jean Harlow Career Development Scholarship

Description

The PEO Chapter D Jean Harlow Career Development Scholarship provides financial aid to students in a vocational or technical degree or certificate program at the UAS Juneau campus.

PEO Chapter D Performing and Visual Arts Scholarship

Description

The PEO Chapter D Performing and Visual Arts Scholarship provides financial aid to full-time, degree-seeking students at the UAS Juneau Campus who demonstrate an interest in the performing or visual arts.

PEO Chapter G Scholarship

Description

To provide financial assistance for tuition and other educational expenses to junior, senior or graduate students attending the UAS Juneau Campus. 

Requirements

Applicants must be:

  • junior, senior or graduate student, or in the second year of a 2 year certificate program
  • resident of Alaska
  • full-time student attending UAS Juneau campus
  • have a minimum GPA of a 3.0
  • demonstrate motivation, academic achievement leadership potential
  • must be in good academic standing 

Preference will be given to students with dependents. 


Roger Boyden Memorial Scholarship

Description

This scholarship is open to students admitted to the Bachelor of Science in Biology program at the University of Alaska Southeast Juneau Campus. Preference will be given to those applicants who have family responsibilities and who demonstrate financial need.

Roger Lang Memorial Scholarship

Description

To assist and enable Southeast residents to pursue education opportunities within the University of Alaska Southeast. 

Requirements

Recipient must:

  • be full-time undergraduate or graduate student and maintain a 2.5 GPA as an undergraduate and a 3.0 as a graduate
  • plan to be admitted in or already be in good academic standing
  • be a resident of Southeast Alaska
  • at a minimum, be a high school graduate or equivalent, and about to enter or be enrolled in the University of Alaska Southeast 

Preference will be given to applicants demonstrating financial need. 


Sitka Campus Advisory Council Scholarship


Sitka Campus General Support Scholarship

Description

To provide scholarships for students attending the University of Alaska Southeast Sitka Campus.

Sitka Campus Scholarship


Sitka Campus Tuition Waiver - Fisheries

Description

1. Tuition waivers are awarded to those students who are degree or certificate seeking, financial aid eligible and meet all Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) requirements.
2. Tuition waivers can only be applied towards classes that originate from the UAS Sitka Campus.
3. Tuition waivers cover tuition only. Books and fees are not covered.
4. Tuition waivers must be used only for the classes for which they have been awarded.
5. Tuition waivers are awarded for 1-4 credits per semester.

Contact a Sitka Student Success Advisor for assistance (907) 747-7717 or sitka.ssc@uas.alaska.edu

Sitka Campus Tuition Waiver - General

Description

1. Tuition waivers are awarded to those students who are degree or certificate seeking, financial aid eligible and meet all Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) requirements.
2. Tuition waivers can only be applied towards classes that originate from the UAS Sitka Campus.
3. Tuition waivers cover tuition only. Books and fees are not covered.
4. Tuition waivers must be used only for the classes for which they have been awarded.
5. Tuition waivers are awarded for 1-4 credits per semester.

Contact a Sitka Student Success Advisor for assistance (907) 747-7717 or sitka.ssc@uas.alaska.edu

Sitka Campus Tuition Waiver - Health Care

Description

1. Tuition waivers are awarded to those students who are degree or certificate seeking, financial aid eligible and meet all Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) requirements.
2. Tuition waivers can only be applied towards classes that originate from the UAS Sitka Campus.
3. Tuition waivers cover tuition only. Books and fees are not covered.
4. Tuition waivers must be used only for the classes for which they have been awarded.
5. Tuition waivers are awarded for 1-4 credits per semester.

Contact a Sitka Student Success Advisor for assistance (907) 747-7717 or sitka.ssc@uas.alaska.edu

Sitka Campus Tuition Waiver - Law Enforcement

Description

1. Tuition waivers are awarded to those students who are degree or certificate seeking, financial aid eligible and meet all Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) requirements.
2. Tuition waivers can only be applied towards classes that originate from the UAS Sitka Campus.
3. Tuition waivers cover tuition only. Books and fees are not covered.
4. Tuition waivers must be used only for the classes for which they have been awarded.
5. Tuition waivers are awarded for 1-4 credits per semester.

Contact a Sitka Student Success Advisor for assistance (907) 747-7717 or sitka.ssc@uas.alaska.edu

Southeast Conference/Coeur Alaska/Hecla Greens Creek Vocational Education Scholarship

Requirements

Recipient must: 

  • be a resident of Southeast Alaska
  • be a full time student attending the University of Alaska Southeast in a technology related program, such as power or heavy diesel maintenance with a minimum GPA of 2.0
  • have a high school diploma or G.E.D.  
  • have a long term interest in applying his or her major in the mining industry

Recipient should demonstrate motivation, and academic and leadership potential.


Southeast Conference Scholarship

Requirements

Applicants must be Southeast Alaska residents who are enrolled at the University of Alaska Southeast Juneau, Ketchikan or Sitka Campus. Applicants should demonstrate motivation, academic and leadership potential, and must be in good academic standing with a minimum 3.0 GPA. Applicants should be committed to the development of business and commerce in Southeast Alaska. Click here for more information about the Southeast Conference. Applicants for this scholarship must complete a supplemental application. This scholarship for the 2013-2014 Academic Year is in memory of Eric McDowell

Southeast Roundup Scholarship

Requirements

This scholarship is open to students enrolled at the University of Alaska Southeast Juneau Campus.  Applicants must have a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Applicants must:

  • be a Southeast Alaska resident
  • be a full time UAS student
  • a Freshman majoring in Business

Student Government Scholarship

Description

This scholarship is open to students who are admitted to any degree program at the University of Alaska Southeast Juneau Campus.

Requirements

Undergraduate applicants must have a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA; graduate applicants must have a minimum 3.5 cumulative GPA.


Tuxedo Junction Endowment

Description

To assist full-time students in undergraduate or graduate programs at the University of Alaska Southeast.

Requirements

Recipient must be a full-time Undergraduate degree seeking student at the University of Alaska Southeast with a minimum GPA of 2.0. Preference will be given to students demonstrating high academic performance.

Tuxedo Junction Scholarship

Requirements

This scholarship is open to students enrolled full-time at the University of Alaska Southeast. Preference will be given to students demonstrating high academic performance. 

UAS Alumni Association Scholarship

Requirements

Preference will be given to Southeast Alaska residents who plan to stay in Alaska after graduation

UAS Hecla Greens Creek Environmental Science Scholarship

Description

To provide financial assistance for tuition and other related educational expenses to Environmental Science majors attending the University of Alaska Southeast

Requirements

Recipient must be a Junior or Senior in class standing and an Environmental Science major at UAS.

UAS Hecla Greens Creek Mine Training

Description

To provide program and scholarship assistance for the UAS Center for Mine Training.

University of Alaska Southeast Icicle Seafoods Endowed Scholarship

Description

To provide financial assistance for tuition, books, supplies, and other related educational expenses to students who are enrolled in the University of Alaska Southeast.

Requirements

Recipients must be residents of Petersburg, Alaska, or employees of Petersburg Fisheries, or Icicle Seafoods Fishermen.  Applicants must self identify their relationship to Petersburg Fisheries and Icicle Seafoods in the scholarship application personal essay.  Applicant names will be forwarded to Icicle Seafoods for verification of employment.

Verna M. Carrigan Scholarship

Description

Applicants must be residents of Southeast Alaska, with preference given to students from the Juneau and Douglas areas, who are entering any degree program at the University of Alaska Southeast Juneau Campus.

Requirements

Applicants must be:

  • full-time

  • have a 2.0 GPA

  • born in Alaska and

  • must be an Alaska resident


Vo-Tech Programs Endowment

Requirements

Applicants must be admitted to a vocational or technical program at the University of Alaska Southeast Juneau, Ketchikan or Sitka Campus. 

W. Lloyd Gallagher Memorial Scholarship

Description

This scholarship is to support Baccalaureate and Master Degree students in the field of Public Administration at the University of Alaska Southeast Juneau Campus.

Requirements

Applicants must be admitted to the Bachelor of Business Administration degree program at the University of Alaska Southeast Juneau Campus with a minimum 3.0 GPA, or be admitted to the Masters of Public Administration degree program with a minimum 3.5 cumulative GPA. Applicants must demonstrate motivation, academic achievement and leadership potential.

Ward Cove Scholarship

Description

This scholarship is open to residents of Southeast Alaska, or to those students who plan to make Southeast Alaska their permanent residence, and who are science majors at the University of Alaska Southeast

Requirements

Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 grade point average and attending full-time. 

Wells Fargo Bank Scholarship

Description

To promote workforce development by providing scholarship assistance at the University of Alaska Southeast to Alaska's next generation of bankers and financial managers.

Requirements

Recipient must be a full-time student attending UAS, majoring Business, Accounting or a related field of study. Recipient cannot be a convicted felon, as State and Federal laws restrict such individuals from being members of the industries listed in the agreement revision. For this scholarship you must also complete the the UAS Supplemental Application.
 
 

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