Each year the scholarship committee accepts new and returning applicants for the Jackie Clark Memorial Education Scholarship. The amount rewarded can vary depending on the number of applications received, but generally ranges from $500 – $1000. Completed applications must be received by June 1.
- Must be an enrolled member of the Tlingit & Haida Central Council and registered to the San Francisco Community Council
- Must be a full time student attending a university, college, or trade school currently or in the Fall
- Must have a high school or current GPA of 2.5 and maintain it throughout the school year
To apply for the Jackie Clark Memorial Education Scholarship download and complete the application form and submit any required documents. Everything you need to complete this application is listed on the cover page. In addition, a checklist is provided in the application to ensure your application is fully completed.
Contact Natalie Suan for an up to date application form.
Other Scholarship Opportunities for Native Alaskans
This is a list of external scholarship programs. The eligibility requirements may be different from from the SFTHCC scholarship and are subject to change at any time. Please check the scholarship provider webpage for the most up to date information.
CCTHITA Alumni Scholarship Assistance Program
Final Deadline: July 1 – September 15
American Indian Education Fund
Early Bird Incentive Deadline: March 1
Final Deadline: April 4
Sealaska Heritage Institute (Sharholders and Descendants Only)
Early Bird Incentive Deadline: February 1
Final Deadline: March 1
Full scholarships for Native language scholars
Opportunity: Full scholarships for Native language scholars
Sealaska Heritage the University of Alaska Southeast (UAS) are offering full scholarships to UAS for 16 Native scholars who plan to teach their Native language.
Application deadline: May 12
The scholarships include tuition, room, board and other expenses plus part-time employment that provides additional language opportunities.
The program, Haa Yoo X’atángi Deiyí: Our Language Pathway, is part of an effort to revitalize and perpetuate Tlingit (Lingít), Haida (Xaad Kíl) and Tsimshian (Sm’algyax).
Applicants must apply to UAS and for UAS housing separately from the scholarship application. For more info about the scholarship program, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 907-586-9264. For more info on applying at UAS, contact email@example.com or 907-796-6100. Flyer: https://bit.ly/3aKLd56
Goldbelt Heritage Foundation (Sharholders and Descendants Only)
Final Deadline: May 31
Dallas Peterman Youth Leadership Award
Final Deadline: March 31