Sealaska Scholarship Application

Sealaska awards hundreds of merit-based scholarships to our community's future leaders every year. To date, we have awarded approximately 11,000 scholarships totaling $16.4 million.

In order to qualify, individuals must meet the following criteria:

  • Alaska Native as defined as "Native" under the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act 43 U.S.C. 1602(b).
  • Enrolled to Sealaska Corporation, OR are Native lineal descendants of Alaska Natives enrolled to Sealaska Corporation whether the applicant owns Sealaska Corporation stock or not.
  • Have a GPA of 2.0 for undergraduate, and 3.0 for graduate.
  • Accepted and enrolled in an accredited postsecondary educational institution.
  • Enrolled to attend on a full-time basis as defined by the education institution in which you are enrolled.

Important Dates (Every year)

December 15
Application becomes available
February 1
Early Bird Incentive Deadline
March 1
Scholarship Application, Transcript and Documentation Deadline
May 1
Scholarship Recipients selected

All applicants must create and use their own MySealaska Accounts, even if they are not a shareholder.

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Scholarships for Part-Time Students

Sealaska is now offering scholarships to students attending college or vocational-technical school part-time.

The application period for the 2019-2020 academic year is now open. Apply by July 15, 2019.

Successful applicants must complete an online application; take at least two academic courses per semester or quarter; be a Sealaska shareholder or shareholder descendant; have a minimum grade point average of 2.0; complete a 500-word essay and submit one reference.

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