STC Discretionary Scholarships 

STC is committed to create better workforce for Skagway, Tribal and the State as a whole. STC awards One (1)  $1000 award towards to any eligible individual. 

Eligibility (need only to meet one of the eligibility criteria)

*Any Skagway School Graduate of the funding year

*Any Base roll Tribal Member

*Any direct family member of a base roll member (within 1 generation)

Download STC Discretionary Scholarship Instructions

Download STC Discretionary Scholarship Application


STC BIA Scholarships & Higher Education

Higher Education provides financial awards to students in college and post-secondary vocational education programs. 

BIA funded Higher education funds are a need based funds and are not an entitlement. Furthermore, the amount awarded yearly will reflect the appropriated amount. BIA Scholarhsips and Higher education is for students who are members of Skagway Traditional Council. 

Higher Education funding is provided by BIA (Based on financial needs)

 

STC Higher Education Application


Job Placement and Training

STC provides funding consideration for vocational education to eligible tribal members residing in Skagway. Individuals must be degree-seeking and accepted by an accredited vocational training school in Alaska or the United States.

 Download application (394KB)

Applications and required documents for Higher Education and Adult Vocational Training applicants must be submitted to STC by the following dates:

March 15 – Summer deadline

April 30 – Fall deadline

November 15 – Spring deadline


THRHA Student Housing Voucher program

Tlingit-Haida Regional Housing Authority’s Student Housing Voucher Scholarship Program provides rental assistance for low-income Native students while attending college.

  • Students may qualify for up to $1,500.00 per semester, $3,000.00 per year and lifetime maximum of $12,000.00 or 8 semesters.
  • Student’s primary residence at time of application must be in a qualifying community such as:
    • Angoon, Craig, Douglas, Juneau, Kake, Kasaan, Klawock, Petersburg, Saxman, Skagway, Wrangell or Yakutat
  • Student’s total household income may not exceed 80% Median Family Income (MFI)
  • Student must be Alaskan Native or Native American
  • Student must attend an accredited university or vocational institution
  • Must be a full-time student- minimum of (12) credits; (9) credits for graduate school
  • Part-time students- minimum of nine (9) credits – may be eligible for 50% of the maximum assistance
  • Minimum GPA for eligibility is 2.0

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Adult Basic Education

The Adult Basic Education Program provides support for students seeking to complete high school equivalency examinations, or are in need to upgrades in basic core courses (math, English, etc.).

STC currently work with The Learning Connection in Juneau to assist eligible individuals in their efforts to obtain their basic education.


Other Scholarships and services

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Scholarships for Sealaska Shareholders and Decendents

Scholarships for Sealaska Shareholders and Decendents

Scholarships for Goldbelt Shareholders and Decendents

Scholarships for Goldbelt Shareholders and Decendents

Scholarships for CCTHITA Members

Scholarships for CCTHITA Members

                                    Other Scholarships for American Indian or AK Natives

                                    Other Scholarships for American Indian or AK Natives

Scholarships from ANTHC for those looking to study in the Health Field. 

Scholarships from ANTHC for those looking to study in the Health Field. 

Cobell Scholarships for Alaska Natives and American Indians

Cobell Scholarships for Alaska Natives and American Indians