Our next application deadline is February 20, 2018.
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Amy Crawford, our 2007/2008 Eugene A. Kenedy Scholar had her poetery recently published in Cross-Currents North, a publication of the University of Alaska.

Katelyn Baldwin, our 2005/2006 Eugene A. Kennedy Scholar was profiled on the
Stanford in Government web page and was on the Alaska Radio Diary "AK" (cancelled now, but still archived) in January 2007. Her story is about two thirds of the way in.

Alaska Journal of Commerce Features Fund Archive Project

Bob Curtis-Johnson, under contract through
SummitDay Media to preserve the records of the Fund, describes his work.

Former Fellow/Intern on Anchorage CBS News

Corrin Batten, 2003/04 Intern/Fellow was featured on CBS affiliate Channel 11 when she was selected as Clinical Director of ARCH, a substance use treatment center for teens in Anchorage, Alaska.

For more information about the Nick Begich Scholarship Intern Fund or Nick Begich, please contact Thomas Begich, NBSIF Executive Director, at

2018/2019 School Year Announcement