2018 Cordova District Fishermen United Educational Scholarship

Each year, the CDFU Board of Directors and Staff are thrilled to offer three scholarship opportunities for young people seeking to go to college, trade schools, or other forms of additional education to better themselves and their careers. 

Applicants who are seeking further education in any fisheries/mechanic/marketing related field that fit one of the following Criteria's are eligible to apply:

- Current members of CDFU, and their immediate family

- High school graduates

- Currently enrolled students that have commercially fished in Area E.

Preference may be given to CDFU members (voting), their dependents and those applicants who have not been awarded a CDFU scholarship in the past.


Scholarship applicants will be competing for one of the three scholarships as follows:

1 x $2,000 award (Robert H. Blake Memorial Scholarship)

1 x $1,000 award (CDFU Award)

1 x $500 award (Steven R. Smith Memorial Scholarship)


Applications must be submitted by March 30, 2019


Questions? Please contact CDFU. 907-424-3447.