Watch the Parent Post-Secondary Information presentation from Sept 29, 2016Current Scholarship PostingsClick here for an up-to-date list of scholarships and opportunities for students. You can search for scholarships by category and/or due date, or view all by just clicking on the "submit" button.Please “Like” Colony High School Counseling Department on Facebook for up-to-date scholarship information, college and recruiter visit details, and other opportunities that become available.
Additional Scholarship Websites:
www.AKCIS.org (Username: colonyhs / Password: 4Student)
www.nationalhumanservices.org (Human Service)
https://www.indian-affairs.org (Association of American Indian Affairs)
www.ashrae.org/students (click on StudentZone) (Heating & Refrigeration)
www.rankinfoundation.org (for women 35+)
www.uncf.org (list under For Students)
http://alaskaspe.org (Petroleum Engineers)
www.bp.com (type scholarships in search box)
www.collegeboard.com (type scholarships in search box)
http://naas.org (wealth of information on cheaper colleges, scholarships, grants, and financial aid information)
Financial Aid Information
Through the Looking Glass Serving Families with Disabilities National Academy of American Scholars Information on colleges and financial aid opportunities Alaska Performance Scholarship Requirements All Grades Website linked to Colleges/Universities/Sch. Seniors Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE) Seniors, see WUE website for individual school requirements Campus Explorer Exclusive Sch. Seniors and Juniors/Online Application StudentScholarships.org Check for Individual Requirements
GET SMART ABOUT STUDENT LOANS! Visit the Alaska Commission on Postsecondary Education <acpe.alaska.gov> to watch videos about understanding credit, determining the right amount to borrow, how to create a budget, how to keep college costs low, and how to keep loan costs low. ACPE offers low-cost education loan options for students to cover education costs not met through savings, grants, scholarships, or federal Stafford Loans.