UA scholarship application

(single application)

Priority is given to students who have applied for admission and/or scholarships by February 15. Contact the UAF scholarship coordinator at for more information.

How to apply:

Log into UAOnline.


Once logged in, choose the Student Services menu.


Choose Scholarships from the Student Services menu.


Complete steps 1-5 of the scholarship application.


Admissions scholarships

Admissions offers four Merit based scholarships - Nanook Gold, Chancellor's, Cornerstone Gold, and Cornerstone - to first-year students upon acceptance to UAF.  

Human Achievement, Academic Achievement and Ad Summum scholarships are reserved for first-year students and use the essays from the UA Scholarship Application

The Pioneer scholarship also uses the essays from the UA Scholarship Application and is reserved for transfer students.   

Scholarship info at a glance

Scholarship Minimum award amount GPA ACT SAT Other requirements
Nanook Gold Full tuition 4.0 30 1410 First-time freshman
Chancellor's $4,000 3.6 27 1300 First-time freshman
Cornerstone Gold $2,500 for 2 years ($5,000 total) 4.0 30 1410 UA Scholar
Cornerstone $2,500 3.6 27 1300 UA Scholar
Human Achievement $2,500 2.5 18 950 First-time freshmen, a record of volunteer service to a community, non-profit organization(s) or special interest group as well as a commitment to high academic standards.
Academic Achievement $2,500 3.0 24 1200 First-time freshman
Ad Summum Variable 3.0 18 950 First-time freshman
Pioneer Variable 3.0 N/A N/A Transfer and returning
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