Mt. McKinley Lions Club Foundation Scholarship 2018 Deadline has passed

The Mt. McKinley Lions Club Foundation Scholarship is not currently accepting applications.

The 2018 Mt. McKinley Lions Club Foundation Scholarship will run March 8, 2018 – April 26, 2018. Applications must be submitted no later than 5 pm AKST.

The Mt. McKinley Lions Club Foundation Scholarship was established at The Alaska Community Foundation in 2018 to benefit graduating seniors at East Anchorage High School. This long-running scholarship has helped students at East fund their college tuition for more than 20 years.

The Mt. McKinley Lions Club Foundation Scholarship will award one $1,000 scholarship to an East Anchorage High School senior with demonstrated participation in community service activities during high school, earning a B average. A student receiving the scholarship may reapply up to four years if the student continues to meet the eligibility requirements, is in good standing at their educational institution, and reports back on an annual basis on their academic progress.

Qualifications:

  • Applicant must be a senior at East Anchorage High School
  • Applicant must earn a B average GPA (2.7 – 3.3)
  • Applicant must intend to return to Alaska to live and work upon completion of college

Criteria:

  • Personal Essay
  • Transcripts
  • Resume

IMPORTANT: Successful applicants must submit their student ID number and program information to ACF through the online system before their award can be disbursed. If we do not receive the above information by September 30, 2018, the scholarship may not be awarded. Please contact ACF if you cannot send in the information by this date.

Contact The Alaska Community Foundation with questions: grants@alaskacf.org or 907-334-6700