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2018 Scholarship Application

The Talkeetna Chamber of Commerce is offering scholarships of up to $3,000.00 to graduating seniors and continuing students in the Susitna Valley High School attendance area.  The funds granted may be used for any expenses involved in post-secondary education and will be disbursed to the student upon proof of enrollment.

Applications must include:

  • Personal Information: Name, address, phone, email and date of birth
  • Unofficial transcript from your current school
  • Two letters of reference: one from a teacher or employer and one from a community member
  • Resume, including:
    • Academic achievements, activities and memberships in organizations
    • Community service
    • Any positions of leadership and special projects
    • Employment history with brief job description and responsibilities
    • Personal and career goals and your plans to achieve them
    • Schools applied to and acceptance status
    • Essay (500 words or less):
      How will you use the information gained from yourcontinuing education to benefit yourself and the community you live in?

Applications and References must be received by: 5:00 p.m. on Friday April 13, 2018

Download Your Application Here

Questions? Please contact:
Rick Peterson
PO Box 334,
Talkeetna, Alaska 99676