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Free Scholarship Resources For Your Bright Future

We get it. Everyone needs some help at some point in their life. That's why we've curated these scholarship resources to help you on your journey.

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Alaska EXCEL Training Scholarship

You can apply for this scholarship if you need training or preparation for college, trades, jobs, or the military! Scholarship funds can be used for a driver's license, interview clothing, government issued documents, tuition travel costs, books and fees, room and board, help with TABE, help with ASVAB, a food workers card, or to open a bank account. Read on for the eligibility requirements.

April 27th, 2022


  • Current high school senior to 24 years of age at time of application
  • GED or high school diploma (if a high school senior credentials due upon graduation)
  • Earned 1 high school credit with Alaska EXCEL, the equivalent of 2 EXCEL sessions (9, 10, 11, 12, or specialty session) or 1 Summer XL Camp. NSBSD students have an exception due to Covid-19, only required to have earned .5 credits through EXCEL

Scholarship Contact Information

Please contact the appropriate agencies for your area
Organization Deadline(s) Eligibility
Alaska Community Foundation
Application available at:
Varies Varies
Arctic Education Foundation
Application available at:
Varies Varies
Application available at:
Varies Enrolled member of a tribe in the AVCP service area
AVEC, Inc.
1.800.478.1818 or 907.561.1818
Fax: 1.800.478.2389
Georgia Shaw
April 15 – College
Voc Training 2-3 Months prior to start date
Application available at:
Member of AVEC or residing in household whose head-of- household is a member
Calista Scholarship Fund
Fax: 907.279.8430
Carmen Williams-Bydalek
June 30th
Application available at:
Enrolled or a Descendant of a shareholder
Coastal Villages Region Fund
1.888.795.5151 or 907.278.5151
Fax: 907.278.5150
Lloyd Black
May 31st – Fall
Oct. 31st – Spring
Application available at:
CVRF Community Members
Doyon Foundation
Application available at:
March 15 Shareholder of Doyon
Jeff Cheng Memorial Scholarship
Application available at:
March 17 Students in Flight Training
K Corp
Application available at:
July 15
Dec 15
Shareholder of K'oyitl'ots'ina
Sea Alaska
Application available at:
March 1 Enrolled to Sealaska Corporation
State of Alaska Department of Labor & Workforce Development
1.888.282.3526 or 907.543.1601
At least two months prior to start-date Depends on Program
United Utilities, Inc.
1.800.478.2020 ext. 5214 Fax: 907.563.3185
Tam Cleary
April 15
Application available at:
Communities served by United Utilities, Inc.
Wood Bison
Application available at:
February 13 Interest in biology and Wood Bison
Yukon-Delta Fisheries Development Association Scholarship Fund
1.877.985.6625 or 907.949.1202
Doug Redfox
Feb. 14th – UA Foundation
Two months prior for Vocational Training
YDFDA Community Members
YK Health Corporation PA Healthcare Professional Scholarship
1.800.478.3321 ext. 6981 or 907.543.6981
Fax: 907.543.6061
Laurinda O’Brien
No Deadline
Application available at:
Tribal Members and Descendants
Education Housing Assistance Grants
See or call your Local Tribal Office
Limited Funds available
First come first served
Enrolled Member to a Tribal Village
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
1.888.795.5151 or 907.278.5151
Fax: 907.278.5150
Lloyd Black Possible scholarships after a profile on website For College students