The Alaska Telecom Association Scholarship - Opens February 2024

The Alaska Telecom Association Scholarship - Opens February 2024

ATA scholarships are available to Alaska resident students to attend accredited higher education institutions.  The application period opens in mid-February and the deadline is typically in mid-April each year.  Additional application information is below.

Requirements for applications are as follows:

  • Be sponsored by an Active or Associate Member of Alaska Telecom Association.  Please contact the member organization directly to find out about company sponsorship requirements.  ATA verifies student sponsorship with the member company as part of the application process.  Need help finding a contact, email Shari Showalter at

  • Have been a resident of Alaska for not less than four (4) years, or have attended school in Alaska for at least two (2) years.

  • Have demonstrated success in an academic or vocational field.

  • Plan to attend an accredited post-secondary school or training program for at least one year.

  • Official transcripts must be delivered by secured email to ATA. 

Applications may be submitted online, by U.S. mail, courier or in person.  

The Scholarship Committee will be reviewing applications in April and May.  Scholarship recipients will be announced at the ATA Annual Meeting in late May 2024.  Shortly thereafter, ATA will mail letters to awardees and verify school information for depositing funds.

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