University of Alaska Anchorage David and Mary Carlson

Bristol Bay Native Corporation (BBNC) Educational Foundation

This scholarship was established to benefit University of Alaska Anchorage incoming or Nursing students and provide them with financial assistance for tuition and other educational expenses. Applicants must demonstrate motivation, academic and leadership potential.

Key Information

Eligibility Requirements

  • Age/Grade Level:
    Such students are pre-clinical students in Nursing who have completed an application to the UAA School of Nursing
  • Minimum GPA:
  • Financial Need:
    Not Mentioned
  • Other Academic Requirements:
    Applicant must plan on enrolling at least half-time (six (6) credits) at the University of Alaska Anchorage or the Bristol Bay Campus of the University of Alaska Fairbanks; Applicant must have successfully completed all prerequisites for admissions to beginning clinical courses (NURS 120 in AAS program; NS courses at the 300 level for BS program).
  • Residence:
    Applicant may be Alaska resident or out-of-state resident; Preference will be given to students from the Bristol Bay Region
  • Citizenship:
    Applicant may be a U.S. citizen, non-U.S. citizen
  • College:
    Students enrolled or intending to enroll in a Nursing program at the University of Alaska Anchorage
  • Major/Career:
    Students intending to enroll in a Nursing program at the University of Alaska Anchorage
  • Miscellaneous:
    Preference will be given to students:From rural communities of less than 7,500 residentsPlanning to provide nursing services in rural Alaska

Application Details

  • Transcript:
    Not required
  • Resume/Activity List:
    Not required
  • Essay:
    1. Tell us about your educational and career goals. What are your plans and timeframe for meeting your goals?2. Tell us about your activities outside of the classroom. This could include things like volunteer work, sports, clubs, leadership roles, family activities, hobbies, employment, or cultural activities.3. Tell us anything else that you would like the scholarship selection committees to consider when evaluating you as a scholarship candidate. This could include things like your financial situation your family or cultural background, honors and awards you have received, challenges you face or have overcome, personal accomplishments, or anything else you believe is relevant.
  • Other Materials:
    - A completed online application

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