Scholarship Information

Shee Atiká has a number of scholarship opportunities for Class A shareholders.

1.       Annual Academic, Vocational and Cultural & Heritage:  There is one application deadline per year.  The next deadline is March 9, 2018 at 5:00pm, Alaska time.  This deadline is mainly for funding for the 2018/2019 academic year.  If you plan to take classes for the summer term in 2018 and classes begin after April 15th, you can apply for that term as well by March 9th.  These applications are reviewed/approved by the Scholarship Committee.  Applicants may be awarded up to $2,400 per academic year for the purpose of earning an academic degree, a vocational certificate or attending a program/class that advances the cause of Native culture.  Click on the links below to download an application.

ACADEMIC SCHOLARSHIP  pdf  word

CULTURAL AND HERITAGE SCHOLARSHIP  pdf  word

2.       Short Term Training:  The short term training scholarships are available year-round and are approved in-house by staff.  Applicants may be awarded up to $815 for the purpose of attending job-related training focused towards an immediate job opportunity.   Click on the links below to download an application.

SHORT TERM TRAINING  pdf  word

3.       Short Term Cultural & Heritage:  The short term cultural and heritage scholarships are available year-round and are approved in-house by staff.  Applicants may be awarded up to $815 for the purpose of attending a program/class that advances the cause of Native culture; including, but not limited to Native art, language and subsistence training.   Click on the links below to download an application.

SHORT TERM CULTURAL & HERITAGE  pdf  word

4.       Youth Scholarships:  There are four application deadlines per year; the first Friday of January, April, July and October.  Applicants may be awarded up to $300 per year for the purpose of funding school and community activities for young shareholders.  To be eligible, you must be a Class A shareholder between the ages of 5-18 and hold at least 1 share.  The youth scholarships are approved in-house by staff one week after each application deadline.  The upcoming deadlines for 2017 and 2018 are as follows:  October 6, 2017, January 5, 2018, April 6, 2018, July 6, 2018 and October 5, 2018.  If an application is received after a program has already started, it will not be considered, so please plan ahead.  Click on the links below to download an application.

YOUTH SCHOLARSHIP pdf  word

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If you have any questions about any of these scholarship opportunities, please contact the office.