Sealaska scholarships help students for 2021-2022

    Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - Four hundred fifteen full- and part-time students and vocational-technical students are receiving scholarships from Sealaska for the 2021-2022 school year.

    Sealaska is partnering with Sealaska Heritage Institute to invest in educational programs that benefit Tlingit, Haida, and Tsimshian people.

    Together, they directed more than $1 million to students in the 2021-2022 school year. “Individual awards have continued to grow since 2016,” said SHI President Rosita Worl in a release. “Scholarship amounts have more than doubled in the last five years despite an increase in recipients.”

     

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