The Yukon Chamber of Commerce is pleased to award a $1,000 scholarship* to a high school senior who is either employed by a Yukon Chamber member business or is son/daughter of an employee of a Chamber member business*. Applicants must be enrolling in an accredited college or career technical school. The Yukon Chamber of Commerce Scholarship fund will be supported by various events and activities that the Chamber organizes throughout the year.
Students qualifying to apply for this scholarship must be a Yukon High School senior and be enrolling in a full-time undergraduate program in an accredited college or career technical school. Applicants must be 21 years of age or younger. All applicants will be evaluated on three main criteria: 1) academic achievement, 2) work, extra-curricular activities and community/volunteer involvement and 3) an essay to be based on one of the options listed below.
*The selected recipient of the scholarship must provide proof of enrollment each semester at an accredited college or career technical program prior to funds being issued. $500.00 per semester for two consecutive semesters will be disbursed directly to the school’s registrar’s office.
*The Member business must be a Yukon Chamber of Commerce member in good standing to qualify.