The College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences at the University of Alaska Fairbanks is a world-class marine research and teaching organization focusing on marine and freshwater fisheries, oceanography, marine biology, seafood technology and community outreach. As Alaska’s university marine science institution, we are uniquely positioned to help the citizens of Alaska understand our varied and changing marine and freshwater ecosystems and coastal resources on which so many depend.
Each semester, scholarships are available to new students (freshmen or transfer) entering the B.S. or B.A. Fisheries degree programs. The number of awards given and award amounts vary, but typically range from $500 to $2,000. To be eligible, students must apply and be admitted to the B.S. or B.A. Fisheries degree program.