Alaska Adventure Award

  • Bachelor
  • $12,000 over four years
  • 31 October 2023

The Alaska Adventure Award supports nonresident, soon-to-be adventurers, of any UAF major.

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University of Alaska Fairbanks

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  • Recipients must be enrolled full-time (12 UAF credits) during the fall and spring semesters and must meet Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP), meaning maintaining a GPA of 2.0+ and completing 67% of attempted classes.
  • This award is available for nonresident students only, and students receiving the Western Undergraduate Exchange Tuition Rate do not qualify.

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First-Year Students

High School GPA 3.0-3.19: $3,000 per year, $12,000 over four years

High School GPA 0-2.99: $1,000 per year, $4,000 over four years

Transfer Students

Previous College GPA 2.6-2.99: $500 per year, $2,000 over four years.


Apply for admission to a bachelor’s degree and submit your high school transcripts.

Deadline: Admissions application and transcripts must be submitted before the admissions deadlines (June 15 for fall and November 1 for spring).