UA Foundation

Category: General
Included in Application: UA Foundation
Application deadline: 07-15-2019

2019 - 2020 Academic Year Awards.  University of Alaska Foundation scholarships are available to students attending any campus of the University of Alaska (Anchorage, Fairbanks, Southeast, and all community campuses). Applications must be received by February 15th to be considered for most scholarships. Any applications received through July 15 will be used for any late-awarded scholarships or any new scholarship that may open up. 

We’re now using Academic Works to make the scholarship application process easier. You’ll automatically be matched with scholarships you qualify for and receive notification of any additional awards for which you can be considered. Apply now for upcoming awards. 

How to apply for a UA Foundation scholarship:

  1. Log onto your UAOnline account. 
  2. Select the “Student Services and Account Information” tab. 
  3. About halfway down the page, select the “Scholarships” link.
  4. Select the “Apply Now” to log into Academic Works.
  5. Use the “Sign In” Button on the top corner of the Academic Works login page and enter your UA username and password to begin applying.

Once logged in, complete the general application questions to be considered for standard scholarships. After finishing and submitting the general application you will be given a list of other opportunities for which you may qualify. Select the apply button to review the additional criteria and questions for these additional opportunities. Make sure you submit each of the supplemental questions to be considered for the additional scholarships.

Requirements: To receive consideration for need-based scholarships, you must submit a completed Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) prior to the semester you plan to attend. FAFSA data is used to determine scholarship eligibility including financial need, number of dependents other than spouse, etc. These items are selection criteria for specific scholarships and an important part of your application.