Where do I find scholarships?
1. Use online scholarship databases. Click here to go to 12 best websites for finding scholarships.
2. Go the website of the school you plan on attending and find their financial aid tab. Each school has a list of scholarships they offer students.
3. Go to FNSBSD's Scholarship page
4. Ask your employer or your parents' employer if they offer scholarships.
5. Check out the list below. Be prepared, build a scholarship porfolio. Scholarship portfolio checklist. Use this form when requesting letters of recommendation.
NPHS SCHOLARSHIP LIST
Below is a list of local scholarships mixed in with some national scholarships. There are a lot more scholarships out there, use the scholarship datebases mentioned above.
Don't limit yourself just to this list!
Unigo $10K- $10,000 All high school seniors Due 12/31/2019
Alaska Air Carriers- $1000-$5000-Students pursuing aviation, Due 1/1/2020
GE- Reagan Foundation- Up to $40,000- Student leaders with a minimum GPA of 3.0, Due 1/3/2020
Alaska Engineering Education Scholarship-$500-$4000- Engineering students, Due 1/13/2020
Forest Jones Memorial- TBA- Students interested in Alaska aviation- Due 1/1/2020
Jim Snead Memorial-TBA-Students interested in Alaska aviation- Due 1/1/2020
BP Process Technology- Up to $40,000- Students pursuing a process technology degree at UAA, UAF, or UA Kenai, Due 1/17/2020
Red Boucher- $1000- Students going into a technology related career- 1/20/2020
The Permafrost Scholarship- $1000-Fairbanks/North Pole senior with strong Alaskan roots- Due 1/31/2020
High Mark Scholarship-Fairbanks/North Pole senior with a minimum GPA of 3.0- Due 1/31/2020
Stock the Cache Scholarship- $1000-Fairbanks/North Pole senior pursuing a 2 year or shorter program (CTE)- Due 1/31/2020
February Scholarships: (check back for more)
GVEA- $2500-$15,000-Must be a GVEA customer and meet GPA requirements- Due 2/28/2020
2020 SWE Greatland Section Scholarship- $2000- Female pursing engineering- Due 2/12/2020
UA (UAF, UAA, UAS) Scholarships- $500-$8000-Due 2/15/2020
True North Credit Union- $2500- GPA 3.00-3.75- Due 2/29/2020
March Scholarships: (check back for more)
Fairbanks Emblem Club- $1000- Minimum GPA 2.0- Due 3/5/2020
Zeta Chapter of ADK- $500-Must have a parent, grandparent or guardian who is a member of ESSA, FPA or FEA- Due 3/1/2020
Ducks Unlimited- $500-$10,000- Must be a Ducks Unlimited Member- Due 3/1/2020
Fairbanks Retired Teachers' Association- Four $1500 awards- Graduating from FNSBSD- Due 3/15/2020
Kids Voting-$500- Graduating student from FNSBSD- 3/15/2020
June Nelson Scholarship- $1500- Graduating senior- Due 3/28/2020
ADK Gamma Chapter-$750-Parent is or has been in education- Due 3/20/2020
AGC Scholarship-Up to $20,000- Students going into construction or accounting, insurance and bonding- Due 3/31/2020
Credit Union One- Amount TBA- Be a member of Credit Union One- Due 4/1/2020
The American Legion of Alaska- Several Scholarships due at various times
Chef Cotter Scholarship- $1000- Alaska senior pursing a career in culinary arts-Due 4/9/2020
David E Knox Memorial Nursing Scholarship- $2500- Must commit to 1 year to practice nursing in a small Alaska Community- Due 4/9/2020