Scholarships

Beverly Maasak Ahgeak Memorial Scholarship

The Cooperative provides scholarships of $1,500 to five graduating seniors of Barrow High School annually. The amount and number of scholarships may be changed by the board of directors.

Applicants are required to be a high school senior who resides in Barrow, Alaska and must be a dependent of an active cooperative member.  Applicants must have a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher and complete questions related to utilities, goals, and community involvement.

The scholarships are funded through the tariff rates paid by members of the Cooperative.

Eligibility: To be eligible for any scholarship, the applicant or applicant’s parent or guardian must be a member of the Cooperative. Applications will be reviewed by the BUECI administration and the BUECI Board of Directors. Scholarships will be awarded to applicants based on their response to the scholarship criteria. These are nonrenewable scholarships.

Deadline: The application period for the 2021 Beverly Maasak Ahgeak Memorial Scholarship has been extended to May 14th, 2021 at 5:00 PM.

For additional information, contact Wendy Battle, at 907-852-6166 ext. 1 or by e-mail at [email protected].

Youth Rally Leadership Camp

There will be no 2021 Youth Rally Leadership Camp.  We hope to participate in 2022!

Hank Nikkels Scholarship for Engineers and APA-IBEW Local 1547 Scholarship

These scholarships are being offered through the Alaska Power Association (APA).

Please check the Alaska Power Association website for more information.