Anchorage Links Scholarship Application and Instructions

We are excited to support diligent students through scholarships as they pursue their goals in higher education.


 The Links Incorporated is an international organization of woman with 276 chapters in 40 states, the District of Columbia, Nassau, Bahamas, Frankfort Germany, and South Africa. Founded in November 1946, since its inception the organization has addressed community concerns in the areas of education, cultural, and civic commitment. A program provides enrichment experiences for talented youth who are educationally disadvantaged and culturally deprived, as well as for talented youth who need assistance.  The Links, Incorporated Anchorage Chapter was chartered May 5, 2001, and its members are committed to the organization’s international goals that are implemented through service to the Anchorage community. We are an organization of accomplished, dedicated women who are active in our community. We work toward making the name “Links” a chain of purposeful service.  

Scholarship Guidelines

Available Scholarships  

One-time scholarship ranging from $500 - $1000 will be awarded in the spring of 2019. All scholarships awarded are for use during the 2018-19 academic year. The deadline for requesting funds for the 2019-2020 academic year is December 31, 2019. Applicants not attending the first semester must submit a letter requesting a delay for funds. The deadline for this funds request must be received or postmarked by December 31, 2019. 


Eligibility

Students whom meet the following criteria are eligible and encouraged to apply. 

  • Grade Point Average (GPA) of 2.5 or higher 
  • Currently  enrolled or plans to enroll in the following year as a full-time student in a four-year program at an accredited college/university or accredited technical school.
  • Active participation in school, community, and church activities. 

Completed Application Packet

Mail all information in one packet. It must include the following.

Completed printed  or typed application form. 

Official Grades and Transcripts. 

Two (2) Personal Letters of Recommendations with References. 

Personal Essay.

Must be postmarked by

March 31, 2019

Mail to:

The Links, Incorporated

Anchorage, Chapter 

Scholarship Committee

P.O. Box 241273

Anchorage, AK 99524-1273

Scholarship Application Downloads

Please select the below links to download Scholarship Application