Category: Education Foundation

Quyana Corner Spring 2017

As we look forward to 2017-18 HE/VE scholarship application submissions, thank you to those who participated in the Education Foundation split-the-pot raffle at the Bristol Bay Leadership Forum and the BBNC Christmas Party heads-and-tails game. We are also thankful to the individual donations made to the Foundation. Your generous gifts make it possible for BBNC…Read More

Cultural Heritage And Native Place Names Grant Program Application Period Is Now Closed

The 2017 Cultural Heritage and Native Place Names Grant program deadline has passed. Thank you to those who have submitted applications. The BBNCEF board met to review the applications and make their selections. All applicants have been notified. The purpose of this program is to provide mini-grants to eligible non-profit organizations for Bristol Bay community…Read More

STVE SCHOLARSHIP AWARDEES END OF OCTOBER 2016 TO MID-FEBRUARY 2017

Congratulations to Trevor O’Hara, Ana Maree Monroe, Casey Kalmakoff, Benny Davidson, Thomas Tinker Jr., Deon Lopez, Chasity Anelon, Maria Anelon, Mitchell Lind, John Kruschke Jr., Jeweline Lakshas, David Forbes, Nils Gronn, Sally Paul, Elia Lind, Brian Apokedak Jr., Brian Apokedak Sr., Jason Chocknok, Dennis Shangin, Sandi Echuk, Carol Luckhurst, Ivy O’Guinn, Angeline Ebnet, Michiko Fajen,…Read More

Short-Term Vocational Education (STVE) Scholarship Program

The BBNCEF accepts applications for the Short-term Vocational Education (STVE) program throughout the year, pending available funds. Scholarship awards are based on eligibility criteria and budget approved by the BBNCEF Board. Scholarship awards may be up to $1,000 for short-term vocational training programs. To be eligible for this funding, you must be a BBNC shareholder…Read More

Scholarship Deadline For The 2017 – 18 HE/VE Scholarship Application April 7, 2017

The BBNCEF 2017 – 18 applications for the Higher Education Vocational Education (HE/VE) Scholarship Program are available. Applications must be completed and received by 5 p.m. AKST, on April 7, 2017. Start your application early to ensure all requirements are received before the deadline date! Applications for this scholarship program are reviewed once a year…Read More

Bristol Bay Cultural Heritage & Bristol Bay Place Names

BBNC Education Foundation (BBNCEF) announces the availability of a new grant program that will fund projects related to Bristol Bay Cultural Heritage and Bristol Bay Native Place Names. One of BBNCEF’s goals is to promote and preserve cultural heritage. This grant program will support the study and preservation of our culture. What are the program…Read More

Quyana Corner, Winter 2016

As we look forward to 2017 spring HE/VE scholarship award disbursements, we are thankful to all of you who participated in the Education Foundation raffle fundraiser, Quyurrluteng event, and also to the individual donations made to the Foundation. Your generous gifts make it possible for BBNC shareholder students to reach and attain their education and…Read More

Short-Term Vocational Education (STVE) Scholarship Program

The BBNCEF accepts applications for the Short-term Vocational Education (STVE) program throughout the year, pending available funds. Scholarship awards are based on eligibility criteria and budget approved by the BBNCEF Board. Scholarships may be up to a maximum of $1,000 for short-term vocational training programs. To be eligible for this scholarship funding, you must be…Read More

STVE Scholarship Awardees August To Mid-October 2016

Forty STVE applications were awarded August through mid-October 2016. The STVE scholarships helped shareholders access the following types of training: Small Engine Repair, Smoked Seafood School, Private Pilot School, Hazwoper, Asbestos Abatement, 25/50/100 Ton Master’s Training, Culinary Arts, Medical Assistant, Intermediate Athabaskan, Licensed Cosmetology, Structural Welding, RSW Marine Refrigeration, First Aid/CPR, and NSTC. Congratulations to…Read More