ATIA Foundation Scholarship Program

The Alaska Travel Industry Association (ATIA) Foundation is offering the ATIA Foundation Scholarship for pursuing their degree in or related to the tourism industry. The scholarship is exclusively open to the residents of Alaska. There approximately 19 scholarships will be given away.

Scholarship Description
The Alaska Travel Industry Association (ATIA) Foundation supports scholarships for individuals pursuing their degree in or related to the tourism industry. The scholarship program strengthens the travel industry across the state and assists in the education of Alaskans working in tourism. Funds are raised during ATIA’s annual convention and trade show Scholarship Luncheon and by generous donors. Since 2001, the Foundation has awarded $310,000 in scholarships to more than 150 individuals statewide.

Award Value
The value of the awards is varies ranging from $500 – $2,500.

Level and Area of Studies
College or university level in tourism-related fields.

Place of Study
The study will be taken in the United States of America.

Eligibility and Criteria
Students interested in applying for an ATIA Foundation scholarship must be Alaska residents enrolled or intending to enroll on a full-time basis* in a program of study in preparation for a career in tourism. Scholarship funds, if awarded, will only be paid directly to an accredited institution on the recipient’s behalf.

Applicants’ Nationality
Only the residents of Alaska, USA are invited to apply.

Submission Deadline
31 January 2019.

Website and Application Link