Young women, do you want a future in business?

Apply today for an Anchorage ATHENA Society scholarship!

The Anchorage ATHENA Society, a program of the Anchorage Chamber of Commerce, offers a scholarship to local teen women, who have finished their freshman year of high school through 18 years of age, for an opportunity to learn leadership skills and entrepreneurship and business expertise.

• Discover how your interests translate into enterprise and independence;

• Meet successful women business owners;

• Apply those skills from business camp and let them help you take charge of your life – in

school, in business, in the world.

And the best news is that the Anchorage ATHENA Society will award scholarships for two business camps: 1) Alaska Business Week at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, June 1-8; and 2) Camp $tart-Up at Santa Clara University in Santa Clara, CA, July 10-21.

Apply for a scholarship today!

The scholarship recipients will also be provided with a cash stipend from Soroptimist International of Anchorage.

Note: Application review, interview and selection process will determine which program the qualified applicant will be offered. Scholarships include admission to the camps, transportation, lodging and a cash stipend. Scholarships provided are valued between $1100.00 to $4550.00.

Mail, fax (272-4117), e-mail ( or hand-deliver your application to the Anchorage Chamber of Commerce, 1016 W. 6th Avenue, Suite 303, Anchorage, AK 99501. All applications must be received at the Anchorage Chamber office no later than Friday, April 19, 2013.