Be sure to check with your high school guidance counselor or ask about financial aid at your college admissions office. Here on this page we've identified a few of the most common scholarship programs that are available right in your state...
The Alaska Space Grant Program (ASGP)
Up to $5,000 to Alaska undergraduate students to help NASA with their research projects!
Alaska Education Grant
Up to $4,000 per year to needy undergraduate students who reside in Alaska!
PMI Alaska Chapter Scholarship
Up to $2,500 to Alaska residents who are interested in project management.
BBB Foundation's Students of Integrity Scholarship
Up to $10,000 to high school juniors and seniors who reside in Alaska, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, Washington state or West Wyoming who demonstrate good ethics, integrity, community service and academic achievement.
Church's Chicken Community Scholarship Program
$1,000 to graduating high school seniors to attend college fulltime or part time.
Duck Tape Stuck at Prom Scholarship Contest
Up to $10,000 to the best dressed high seniors who attend the prom wearing outfits made out of duck tape!
EMU National Scholars Program (NSP)
Up to $15,000 to Alaska college freshmen with a minimum 3.5 GPA.
Heidelberg University Out-Of-State Scholarship
Up to $12,000 per year to Alaska college freshman who do good in school!
Henry & Joyce W. Sumid Scholarship
Up to $5,000 to Alaska high school seniors and college students to study theatre arts!
MGMA Western Section Scholarships
Up to $5,000 to Alaska undergraduate or graduate students to study medicine!
NSHSS Tesoro Youth Leadership Awards
Up to $2,500 to young Alaska college students who demonstrate good leadership!
Northwest Osteopathic Medical Foundation Scholarship
Scholarships awarded to students from Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon and Washington who are committed to practicing osteopathic medicine.
Obviously this list is just the tip of the iceberg in the vast ocean of available scholarships and grant programs. To get a more extensive idea of the funding opportunities you might be eligible for, visit these database websites to see which scholarship programs match you!