Larry Matfay Cultural Heritage Scholarship

Scholarship Description

Award: $1,000; one recipient per year
Deadline: June 1


2.5 GPA or equivalent
Full-time student status
Eligible Majors:
Health Care
Alaska Native/American Indian studies
Rural Development

KEF eligibility requirements
  Applicants must be Alaska Native shareholders or descendants (may be adopted) of the Koniag Region. All applicants who are not currently enrolled in the Koniag, Inc. descendant or shareholder database must complete the descendant database form and submit the form to Shareholder Relations at Koniag, Inc. Please see form for details. For more information regarding the Descendant Database Form and enrollment shareholder ID’s, please contact or call (800) 658-3818.

  Applicants must be accepted to or enrolled in nationally, regionally, or municipally accredited, recognized institutions of higher learning or vocational schools. Applicants must be graduating high school seniors, high school or GED graduate, or have successfully completed one or more college, university or graduate school terms

Year of Need: College Freshman, College Sophomore, College Junior, College Senior,

Type: Merit Based

Num Awards: 1

Min Award:

Max Award: 1000

Deadline: 2022-12-31


Sponsoring Organization Koniag Education Foundation
4241 B Street, Suite 303B
Anchorage, AK 99503

Contact Person:

Phone: 1-888-562-9093

Fax: 907-562-9023


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