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840 students receive merit scholarships

...from fall 2012 to fall 2013, said Brian Rae, assistant director of research and analysis with the Alaska Commission on Postsecondary Education.To date, the program has awarded a total of $16.7 million to about 3,000 students.The program...
Renowned Alaska Native storyteller to perform

The KRC Learning Center and the Alaska Native Oratory Society invite the public to attend a presentation by renowned storyteller Jack Dalton at 7 p.m. on March 27 in the KRC McLane Commons.
APU launches Alaska Native executive leadership program

...Alaska Corp., and Bristol Bay Native Corp. are supporting the program, which is approved by the Alaska Commission on Postsecondary Education."Developing the next generation of Alaska Native leaders is among the key concerns of corporations...

...offers three maximum annual award levels for students: $4,755, $3,566, $2,378, according to Alaska Commission on Postsecondary Education's website. While the scholarship is a good option for financial aid, said Carrie Burford, Kenai...
Nearly $8.7 million awarded in student scholarships

...system.A new report written by Brian Rae, an assistant director of research and analysis with the Alaska Commission on Postsecondary Education, shows about 1,900 students have received Alaska Performance scholarships over the past two years...
ACC receives accreditation status

Alaska Christian College was granted accreditation by the Association for Biblical Higher Education last week. "We are approved by the U.S. Department of Education through our accrediting agency as a fully accredited institution of higher learning," ACC president Keith Hamilton explained. "It's that official stamp of approval from the federal government that we are meeting all the criteria necessary to be an accredited college."
Cost for student loans on the rise

...national event." Through the income generated from its $724 million student loan portfolio, the Alaska Commission on Postsecondary Education was able to provide around $4 million in benefits to borrowers in 2009 through waived origination...
Kenai Peninsula College
Community college financial aid workshop set

There will be a free, public workshop on financial aid for college students today at 7 p.m. at the Soldotna Sports Center. The event is a collaboration between counselors and staff from area high schools, Kenai Peninsula College and the Alaska Commission on Post Secondary Education. Mary Ellen Havens from the Alaska Commission on Postsecondary Education will be the featured speaker.
Around the District

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