Doyon Foundation will host the 2016 Scholarship Award Ceremony next Friday, September 9 at 2 p.m. The event, which celebrates the Foundation’s 296 fall scholarship recipients, will take place at the Doyon Industrial Facility cafeteria at 615 Bidwell Ave. in Fairbanks, Alaska. Guests are asked to RSVP to stickmans@doyon.com.

Scholarship recipients group photo

2015 Scholarship Award Ceremony

This fall, the Foundation will award a total of $447,600 in scholarships, which is $105,600 more than last year. The fall 2016 awards include 72 competitive scholarships totaling $204,500 – that is three times more than in 2015!

In addition to presenting the scholarship recipients, the ceremony will also feature a welcome from the Foundation’s executive director, alumni speaker Samantha Ervin, student speaker Brooke Wright, and refreshments.

Students, family, friends, teachers, donors and other supporters are invited and encouraged to attend.

Planning to be there? Please RSVP to stickmans@doyon.com.