Each year, Cordova District Fishermen United (CDFU) provides three scholarship opportunities for individuals seeking to attend Vocational/technical college, 2 year college, 4 year college, or other post-secondary education schools to better themselves and their careers. CDFU is able to support further education of commercial fishermen and students through the Educational Scholarship Fund.

Applicant qualifications

  • Current members of CDFU and their immediate family.

  • Area E permit holders/crew.

  • Highschool graduates with a history of working in a commercial fishing industry of Area E

  • College students with a history of working in a commercial fishing industry of Area E .

Access the Full educational scholarship packet on our website.