Category: Education Foundation

25 Years of Helping our Most Important Resource

Our region is filled with an abundance of natural resources. Fish and game; energy and fuel—these are the things that have sustained the people of Bristol Bay for ages. And there’s another resource, perhaps the most valuable of all, that will sustain us into the future—our young people. Young people are our economic and cultural…Read More

Short-Term Vocational Education Scholarship Program

Applications for the Short-Term Vocational Education Program (STVE) are accepted throughout the year. STVE scholarships up to a maximum of $1,000 are awarded to eligible shareholders for short-term vocational/certification training programs. To be eligible for this funding, you must be a BBNC shareholder enrolled in a short-term training program that enhances your opportunities for employment…Read More

Quyana Corner

As we prepare for fall scholarship distributions, we’d like to thank all our donors and contributors for giving. In addition to individual donations that help support our scholarship program, companies such as Peninsula Airways, Wells Fargo Alaska, Aleknagik Natives Ltd., Chignik River Ltd., American Seafoods Group, Millrock, Alyeska Pipeline Service Company, and BBNC, contribute to…Read More

Short-Term Vocational Education Scholarship Program 

BBNCEF accepts applications for the Short-Term Vocational Education Program (STVE) throughout the year. STVE scholarships up to a maximum of $1,000 are awarded to eligible shareholders for short-term vocational/certification training programs. To be eligible for this funding, you must be a BBNC shareholder enrolled in a short-term training program that enhances your opportunities for employment…Read More

Scholarship Award Recipients 

Congratulations to students receiving a BBNC Education Foundation scholarship for the 2016-17 school year. Students applying for the HE/VE scholarship program identified themselves with the following villages or village corporations: Aleknagik, APC, Becharof, Chignik Lagoon, Choggiung, Ekwok, Farwest, Igiugig, Iliamna, Kijik, Koliganek, Levelock, Manokotak, New Stuyahok, Oceanside, Paug-Vik, Pedro Bay, Pilot Point, Togiak, and Twin…Read More

Congratulations 2016 Graduates!

On behalf of the BBNCEF Board and staff, congratulations to this year’s graduates of high school, post-secondary education and training! Following are recent (or soon to be) post-secondary graduates that are current or former HE/VE scholarship recipients and who have also informed us they are graduating. If you have received a scholarship from the BBNCEF…Read More