A Message to UA Scholars:
Your academic performance in high school has distinguished you as one of the very best students in your class and in Alaska. We are honored to recognize your merit with the UA Scholars Award. Great things are in store for you and your fellow Scholars in the University of Alaska system. We encourage you to secure your $12,000 scholarship by applying to any of our three universities. The application is FREE for UA Scholars using the code: UASCHOLARS2023. The deadline to apply is May 1, 2023.
Class of 2023 Recognition Event
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Virtual Office Hours
Admission Counselors are available for virtual office hours to answer your questions and assist with admissions applications.
Each eligible high school in Alaska is responsible for notifying the UA Scholars Program about the students who qualify for the UA Scholars Award through the "Designation Process" which takes place from May 1 - October 1 each year.
UA Scholar Award Admissions Application DEADLINE (5/1)
The University of Alaska is a land-, sea- and space-grant system of higher education established in 1917.
The UA system's three universities (UAA, UAF and UAS) are separately accredited institutions with campuses and extended learning centers across the State of Alaska.