PUBLISHED: 6:09 PM on Wednesday, April 9, 2008
$20,000 available in scholarships from Alaska Travel Industry Association
ATIA will award more than $20,000 in scholarship money to students pursuing post-secondary degrees and who have demonstrated an interest in tourism careers in Alaska.

Interested students should submit application with transcript, one-page statement of tourism career plans and two letters of recommendation. The deadline for applications is April 15, 2008. Scholarship winners will be announced in May and are applicable towards the upcoming academic year.

ATIA scholarship application forms are available online at