Tuesday, February 17, 2009

University of Alaska Foundation Scholarships

University of Alaska Foundation scholarships are available to students attending any campus of the University of Alaska (Anchorage, Fairbanks, Southeast and all community campuses). Since most scholarships are awarded early in the spring of each academic year, applications must be received by February 16, 2009, to be considered for most Fall 2009—Spring 2010 scholarships. Any applications received through August 15, 2009, will be used for any late awarded scholarships or any new scholarship that may open up. Any applications received after August 15, 2009, will be disqualified. 

Follow these easy steps to be considered for scholarships:

  • Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
    • The priority processing date for 2009-10 is February 15, 2009 for need-based scholarships and federal financial aid
  • Apply for admission to the UA Campus you plan to attend. Go to UAOnline
  • Apply for scholarships at UA
    • The deadline for most scholarships is February 16, 2009
    • The final Statewide Scholarship deadline is August 15, 2009
    • Go to UAOnline and answer the required scholarship questions
    • Return to UA Foundation Statewide Scholarships and fill out the scholarship application by clicking on the Scholarship Application link below.
    • Any scholarship funds that become available are re-awarded throughout the year
  • Accept your financial aid on UAOnline
IMPORTANT NOTE: Apply for admission to the UA Campus you plan to attend and file your FAFSA by February 15 to be considered for the maximum amount of financial aid. Apply for admission via UAOnline.
Further Scholarship Information and Application