2020 Anchorage County Scholarships
Anchorage County residents suffer from the same absurd tuition prices that limit the educational attainment of Americans across the country. Despite high costs, 19% of Anchorage County residents in Alaska over the age of 25 have graduated with a professional degree - 41% have completed high school. Although these numbers match those of many other counties, there is clearly room for improvement.
It’s clear that Anchorage County residents in Alaska will continue to need help paying for college. 9,016 men and 8,357 women are enrolled in grades 9-12 while 8,767 men 9,863 women are currently undergraduates in college. College access and attainment should be a top priority, and cost should not prohibit any of these people from pursuing or completing their college education. The below scholarships are available to Anchorage County residents and can help pay for school in a variety of ways. Anchorage County scholarships, whether they are exclusively available to Anchorage County residents or whether they are more broadly applicable, can greatly help reduce the financial burden of college. This is the complete list of the best scholarships for Anchorage County residents.
How much total award money and scholarships are available for Anchorage County residents?
There are 175 scholarships totaling $460,144.00 available to Anchorage County residents. You can easily browse through all 175 scholarships below.
How many scholarships are available for college students in Anchorage County?
175 scholarships worth $460,144.00 are available for college students in Anchorage County. In addition, we encourage current college students in Anchorage County to check scholarships by school and, specifically, colleges in Anchorage for more options.
How many scholarships are available for high school seniors in Anchorage County?
175 scholarships totaling $460,144.00 are available for high school seniors in Anchorage County. In addition, we encourage current high school students to check out more from the scholarship search engine.
Do I need to be a resident of Anchorage County to apply to these scholarships?
Our scholarship search automatically returns scholarships by all different types of requirements. The below scholarships are either explicitly available for Anchorage County residents, or they do not require specific county residency at all and are therefore available to Anchorage County students and residents, as well as others across the state or country.
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$10,000 Be Bold Scholarship
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$1,000 Easy Money Scholarship
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Neal O. Thorpe Memorial Scholarship
Applicant must be a graduating senior or past graduate of Alaska who is the first in their immediate family to pursue post-secondary education and will attend an eligible university.Learn More
Beau Mitchell Memorial Scholarship
Applicant should preferably be a non-resident student who is a former member of the Boy Scouts of America with strong moral character and an orientation toward the outdoors. Financial need required.Learn More
Tuition Exemption Scholarship for Nonresidents
Applicant must be a resident of a state other than Louisiana, have high standardized test scores, and an excellent academic record, especially in English and math.Learn More
Applicant must be an out-of=state first-time freshman student with a minimum 3.5 cumulative GPA and minimum composite ACT score between 30 and 31 (combined SAT Reasoning score between 1330 and 1390).Learn More
Non-Resident Academic Full Tuition Scholarship
Applicant must be a nonresident of Utah. Selection is based upon GPA, test scores, leadership, activities, and accomplishments.Learn More
Non-Resident Academic Partial Tuition Scholarship
Applicant must be a high school senior who will be an entering freshman and who is not a resident of Utah. Selection is based upon scholastic record.Learn More
Mark Twain Nonresident Scholarship
Applicant must rank in top 50% of graduating high school class, have a minimum composite ACT score of 27 (combined SAT I score of 1210), and be a resident of any state except Missouri.Learn More
President's Out of State Scholar Award
Applicant must be an incoming non-New York state resident admitted as an undergraduate freshman in Group I or Group II of the SUNY admissions matrix. Applicant must be enrolled as a full-time student, maintain residence outside of New York state, and live in a university residence hall. The Director of Admissions...Learn More