To help achieve the vision that Alaska Native people are the healthiest people in the world, the Alaska Tribal Health System must also be healthy and progressive. ANTHC's Board of Directors established a fund to offer 10 $5,000 educational scholarships to qualified Alaska Native and American Indian students, including our staff, who are interested in health care careers.
The Education, Development & Training (EDT) department at ANTHC has closed the scholarship application period for 2015-2016. Awards go towards the academic Fall 2015-Summer 2016 school year. This scholarship may be used for tuition, books, and fees for professional certificate programs or higher education degrees (Associates, Bachelors, Graduate and PhDs).
This scholarship award is open to all individuals who meet the following eligibility requirements:
A) Permanent Alaska residents
B) Interested in working in the healthcare field
C) Currently enrolled in a formal education or training program
D) Applications for the scholarship program will be available again during the 2016-2017 application period. The projected dates for applications has not been announced at this time.
All awards for the 2015-2016 year will be announced in July, 2015 to the applicants.