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A program of the Anchorage Chamber of Commerce

2019 Scholarship Application Form
APPLICATION MUST BE SUBMITTED BY 5 P.M. Friday APRIL 5, 2019
 
 

Calling all young women who want to join the next generation of business innovators!

Apply today for an Anchorage ATHENA Society
Camp Scholarship!

The Anchorage ATHENA Society, a program of the Anchorage Chamber of Commerce, offers a camp scholarship to young women residing in Anchorage, who have finished their freshman year of high school through 18 years of age, for an opportunity to learn leadership skills, to learn about innovation, start-ups, entrepreneurship and gain business expertise.

  • Discover how your interests translate into enterprise and independence
  • Meet successful entrepreneurs and business owners
  • Get hands-on experience
  • Apply your new skills and experience to the next steps in your life – in school, in business, in the world.
Here are the details:
  • Eligible applicants are high school girls who have finished their freshman year of high school through 18 years of age with an interest in business and entrepreneurship who live in the Anchorage area (Anchorage, Eagle River/Chugiak and Girdwood).
  • Applicants must attend school in Anchorage: public, private, or homeschool.
  • The camp scholarships include transportation, tuition, and a cash stipend – the stipend is provided by Soroptimist International of Anchorage on Cook Inlet.
  • Alaska Business Week will be held at King Tech High School July 8th - July 12th, 2019 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM daily
  • The Alaska Business Week program raises students’ awareness of career choices, workplace issues, teamwork, money management, networking and more. For more information about Alaska Business Week, go to www.alaskachamber.com.
  • Young Entrepreneurs Business Week (YEBW) will be held at the University of Portland in Portland, Oregon from July 7-13, 2019.
  • The Young Entrepreneurs Business Week program teaches students how to run a company as a team by forming their own companies, making decisions and developing business presentations.  For more information about YEBW, go to www.yebw.org/.
  • Application review, interview, and selection process will determine which program the qualified applicant will be placed in.
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2019 Application Form
APPLICATION MUST BE SUBMITTED BY 5 P.M. FRIDAY APRIL 5, 2019

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II. Qualifications for Application

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III. ESSAY QUESTION

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IV. APPLICATION CHECK LIST

Immediately following notification that you have been awarded a scholarship we ask that you submit a portrait photo on a white background.

The scholarship recipient and her parents or legal guardian will be required to execute and return: (1) Affidavit of eligibility/compliance with the camp rules; (2) publicity release; (3) liability release; and (4) copy of government issued ID

 
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2019 Application Form
APPLICATION MUST BE SUBMITTED BY 5 P.M. FRIDAY APRIL 5, 2019
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For more information on Young Entrepreneur’s Business Week, go to www.yebw.org/; on Alaska Business Week, go to alaskachamber.com.

For general information on Anchorage ATHENA Camp Scholarships contact co-chairs: Christina at 907-268-8411, doingfine@live.com or Mary at 907-240-8964, MaryK@ecialaska.com

APPLICATION MUST BE SUBMITTED BY 5 P.M. Friday April 5, 2019