To help achieve the vision that Alaska Native people are the healthiest people in the world, the Alaska Tribal Health System must also be healthy and progressive. The Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium’s (ANTHC) Board of Directors established a fund to offer 10 $5,000 educational scholarships to qualified Alaska Native and American Indian students, including our staff, who are interested in health care careers.

ANTHC will accept applications until May 29, 2015. Awards go towards the academic Fall 2015-Summer 2016 school year. This scholarship may be used for tuition, books, and fees for professional certificate programs or higher education degrees (Associates, Bachelors, Graduate and PhDs).

This scholarship award is open to all Alaska Native or American Indian people who meet the following eligibility requirements:

  • Permanent Alaska residents
  • Interested in working in the health care field
  • Currently enrolled in a formal education or training program

To apply for this scholarship, please see the links below:

  • Click here to open the application instructions.
  • Click here to open the 2015 scholarship application.

Note: These documents must be opened using Adobe Reader

If you have questions regarding the scholarship, please contact Josh Patton, HR Manager, at extension 1333, via email at or visit