From Left to Right: Aulona Ljena, Junior, West Anchorage High School; Nayeli Sorto, Senior, West Anchorage High School; Choua Her, Senior, Bartlett High School; Erin Lawlor, Junior, West Anchorage High School; and Thanee Lee, Senior, Bartlett High School
Due to the ever-expanding event cancellations from the COVID-19 virus, the ATHENA Camp Scholarship Committee is unsure what camp options will be available. We will post any changes as soon as we have them. We will extend the deadline to an appropriate date.
The Anchorage ATHENA Society, a program of the Anchorage Chamber of Commerce, offers camp scholarships to local young women residing in Anchorage, who have finished their freshman year of high school through 18 years of age, for an opportunity to learn leadership skills, to learn about innovation, start-ups, entrepreneurship and gain business expertise.
Anchorage ATHENA Society will award camp scholarships for Young Entrepreneurs Business Week (YEBW) at the University of Portland in Portland, Oregon, July 26th to August 1st, 2020. Transportation is furnished, thanks to Alaska Airlines.
The scholarship recipients will also be provided with a cash stipend from the Soroptimist International of Anchorage on Cook Inlet.
Eligible applicants are high school girls who:
The application period for 2020 scholarships is open until Friday April 10th at 5:00 PM.