Applying for Scholarships

We know finding and applying for scholarships can be hard work. With the new scholarship management system, AcademicWorks, it has never been easier. You can view and apply to available scholarships for which you are specifically eligible, view and accept scholarship offers, submit thank you letters, and view donor profiles. While scholarship deadlines may vary, you are encouraged to complete the scholarship application by February 15 to receive consideration for general and need-based scholarships.

You are encouraged also to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), available October 1 at The FAFSA must be received by February 15 for consideration of need-based scholarships.

**Incoming students planning to apply for scholarships should complete the admission application with all application materials received by January 15 to ensure sufficient notification time as well as time to complete the scholarship application in advance of the deadline.

Apply for scholarships


Helpful Links

Review the "Ten Things You Should Know About Scholarships" brochure
Personal Profile Writing Tips
An Overview of Financial Aid
Understanding The FAFSA
Scholarships For Single Mothers & Fathers

NOTE: To apply for any scholarships, students must first apply for admission to the UA campus they plan to attend. Apply for scholarships at UA Online. Additional information may be needed for some scholarships. Please visit the links below:

UAA Office of Student Financial Assistance
UAF Financial Aid Office
UAS Financial Aid Office
UA Foundation


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