Koniag Education Foundation General Scholarship
March 15, 2023
- Scholarship Description
KEF offers merit-based scholarships to Koniag, Incorporated shareholders and registered descendants. These scholarships are competitive and are scored by an independent scholarship review committee. While all eligible applicants will receive funds, those applicants with the highest application and GPA scores, will receive the highest amounts. KEF is a private nonprofit and the IRS regulations require that all scholarship funds must be disbursed directly to the university and cannot be applied to accounts in arrears (past due). Applications must be time-stamped by the posted deadline Alaska Standard Time. All applicants who are not currently enrolled in the Koniag, Inc. descendant or shareholder database must complete the descendant database form and submit the form to Shareholder Relations at Koniag, Inc.
Applicants must be Alaska Native shareholders or registered descendants (may be adopted) of the Koniag Region with a cumulative GPA of 2.5 is required. Please contact office if your GPA is below a 2.5 to discuss your options. Be enrolled or accepted into an accredited college for a minimum of 6 credits/units per term. Must have attained a high school diploma or GED by May 31st of application year. Must meet all other KEF eligibility requirements and be in good standing with KEF's other programs. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.