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SCHMIDT CHARITABLE TRUST

Financial Assistance for studies in Earth Sciences in Alaska

 

TRUST PURPOSE

Providing financial assistance to encourage Alaskans of any age to pursue education in the sciences, with an emphasis on earth sciences, so that they may become better stewards of the land and serve as positive role models for others.

 

PRIORITY FOCUS

  1. Alaska Natives who reside in rural Alaska
  2. Alaska Native and other minority Alaskans in financial need in both rural and urban areas
  3. Other Alaskans who show academic and personal promise in need of assistance

QUALIFYING EDUCATIONAL EXPENSES

Qualifying education and education-related activities include, but are not limited to, coursework, internships, science fair participation, and adult continuing education. Qualifying expenses include, but are not limited to, tuition, room and board, travel, childcare, and necessary equipment.