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Other Scholarship Opportunities

Other Scholarship Opportunities

The following scholarships are offered outside of KPC. Please see the scholarship sponsor's website/documentation for more details.


Kenaitze Indian Tribe Tribal Scholarship

This scholarship is available to financially assist eligible applicants who are enrolled in an accredited college, university or trade school, and are pursuing a degree/certification. Eligibility is based on Kenaitze Indian Tribal Membership.


Soldotna Chamber of Commerce Scholarship

Available to Current College/Technical School students. Students must be enrolled full-time and be a permanent resident of the Kenai Peninsula Borough at the time of application. Award amount is $4,000 to be awarded in two $2,000 allotments for an academic year. Minimum GPA of 2.5 required.

March 22nd, 2019Website

Cook Inlet Regional Citizens Advisory Council Scholarships

Available to graduating seniors, recent graduates, and current trade or undergraduate college students who are pursuing undergraduate degrees, vocational certifications or licenses, and who reside in the vicinity of Cook Inlet, Alaska (Anchorage, the western Kenai Peninsula and Kodiak Island) are eligible to apply.

March 26th, 2019Website

Mike Rowe Works Foundation

We’re looking for the next generation of aspiring workers who will work smart and hard.  This program doesn’t focus on test scores, grades, or grammar.  It’s about the people who share our values and understand the importance of work ethic, personal responsibility, delayed gratification, and a positive attitude.

March 28th, 2019Website

David E. Knox Memorial Nursing Fellowship

The David E. Knox Memorial Nursing Fellowship supports outstanding candidates in the pursuit of registered nursing degrees and service to small Alaskan communities. The Scholarship provides awards of up to $2,500 for those who agree to practice as a nurse/RN in a small community within the state of Alaska for a minimum of one year.

March 28th, 2019Website

The City of Soldotna Scholarship

The Scholarship Fund Committees manage two scholarships, the Mae Ciechanski Scholarship and the Soldotna Library Scholarship, on behalf of the City of Soldotna. The Committees will award up to a combined  $47,950 to eligible applicants.

March 29th, 2019Website

​NSC Scholarship

NSC provides individuals interested in pursuing safety as a career with funding for education, certifications and continuing education opportunities. 

March 31st, 2019Website

ACG & Construction Education Scholarships

Any Alaskan resident pursuing post-secondary education in a construction-related field at a school either in or outside of the state, with the intent to live and work in Alaska after completing their program.

March 31st, 2019Website

Folds of Honor Scholarship

Intended for spouses and dependent children of the fallen or military veterans (with a 10% or higher service-connected disability rating through the Veterans Administration) who are currently attending or recently accepted into a 2-or 4-year degree program at an institution of higher education or a vocational/certificate program.

April 1st, 2019Website

Bill Countryman Scholarship

Each year, Credit Union 1 is proud to offer the Bill Countryman Scholarship program to qualified Alaska applicants. As a longtime board member at Frontier Alaska State Credit Union (one of the credit unions that merged to make CU1 what it is today), Mr. Countryman believed that education and adventure are what keep you young!

April 1st, 2019Website

American Indian Education Foundation

The American Indian Education Foundation was established to support educational opportunities for American Indian and

Alaska Native students. Our vision is strong, self-sufficient American Indian communities.

April 4th, 2019Website

Alaska Professional Communicators Scholarship

We are looking for currently enrolled college students with promise in journalism or public communications fields, and the likelihood that the student will enter these fields.

April 4th, 2019Website

The Homer Foundation

The City of Homer grants program provides funding to many Homer nonprofits who provide essential and enriching programs to the community. The Homer Foundation administers the program as well as manages an endowment fund for the city.

April 11th, 2019Website

The Alaska Government Finance Officers Association

 The Alaska Government Finance Officers Association (AGFOA) is pleased to announce that once again they will be offering several scholarships to college students preparing for a career in state and local government finance. 



April 19th, 2019Website

Tim Akers Memorial Scholarship

The Tim Akers Memorial Scholarship supports outstanding Alaskan students in the pursuit of technology education and/or training. Tim Akers played an influential role in the development and production of the Prudhoe Bay Oilfield. Mr. Akers served as a mentor and role model for many young Alaskans with little or no experience working on the North Slope. His guidance helped to establish a solid core of exceptional Alaskan talent in the Prudhoe Bay workforce.

April 25th, 2019Website

Sven and Lorraine Eriksson Alaska Scholarship

The Sven and Lorraine Eriksson Alaska Scholarship will provide awards of up to $2,500 per year for up to 4 years (maximum of $10,000) to Alaskan students studying engineering or music at the University of Alaska.

April 25th, 2019Website

JJ Klein Scholarship

The JJ Klein Scholarship supports Alaskan high school graduates pursuing post-secondary education. Preference will be given to applicants with a GPA from 2.0 to 3.2. Applicants must have demonstrated financial need. The JJ Klein scholarship will provide a one-time award of up to $10,000.

April 25th, 2019Website

The THS Patricia Roppel Scholarship

The THS Patricia Roppel Scholarship will provide one annual award of $5,000. Awards will go to students who are majoring in history of Alaska at the undergraduate or graduate level.

April 25th, 2019Website

Scott Fibranz Memorial Baseball Scholarship

The Scott Fibranz Memorial Baseball Scholarship Fund is offering $500  to students entering or already enrolled in a post-secondary university or trade school, who were involved in an Alaskan high school baseball program during the semester immediately prior to their graduation from high school and/or a participant in the American Legion League during the summer baseball season immediately following their graduation from high school. 

May 17th, 2019Website

National Association of Abandoned Mine Land Programs

The $2,000 NAAMLP Scholarship is intended to assist in the education of students who intend to work as scientists, engineers or technicians in the field of mine land reclamation.


May 31st, 2019Website

Kelley & Canterbury, LLC Alaska Curiosity Scholarship

Kelley & Canterbury, LLC Alaska Curiosity Scholarship is a $1,000 scholarship for an Alaska high school senior or college student who is enrolled in a two-year to five-year institution in Alaska in 2019.

May 31st, 2019Website

Horatio Alger National Career & Tech Scholarship

Horatio Alger Association was established in 1947 and began awarding scholarships in 1984.  Since the first scholarship award the Association has awarded over $125 million in need-based aid to students who hope to pursue their American Dream

June 14th, 2019Website