June Nelson Scholarship!

~an Alaskan scholarship

Application Deadline: March 8, 2016

The Association of Alaska School Boards is proud to announce its 25th Annual Scholarship Award Competition. The June Nelson Memorial Scholarship is named in honor of the late June Nelson, longtime school board member from Kotzebue. June contributed much to the cause of education, and will be remembered for her outstanding service on behalf of Alaska’s children.


This 2015-2016 school year, AASB will award ten graduating seniors each with a $1,200 scholarship to apply toward their post-secondary education. The scholarship may be applied toward the student’s choice of a business, trade, or a college institution.


Application deadline is March 8, 2016. The packet is available online at www.aasb.org.


If you have any questions, please contact your advisory teacher:

Kim Bergey at kbergey@yksd.com

Joy Shier at jshier@yksd.com


You may also contact your counselor:

Randi Shrider at rshrider@yksd.com