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Scholarship Deadlines
Deadline Type of Scholarship Semester
May 15 Basic and Competitive Fall
November 15 Basic Spring
March 15 Basic Summer

Please note: If a deadline falls on a weekend or holiday, the deadline will automatically be adjusted to the next business day. For example, the November 2014 deadline will be Monday, November 17, as November 15 is a Saturday.

What's New
2019 Our Language Grants Support Urgent Need for Revitalization Efforts

We are pleased to announce the 2019 recipients of the Our Language grant awards. This year, the Foundation is awarding a total of $50,000 to nine organizations to support community-based language revitalization projects. Read more.

2018 Our Language Grant Projects Wrap Up
Just released – 2018 Graduate Yearbook!
Seeking Linguistics Consultants and Content Creators
Language Gathering Launches New Phase of Doyon Languages Online
2018 Our Language Grant Recipients Announced
Doyon Languages Added to Amara
Type and Text in Your Native Language
New Scholarship Resource Handbook
Doyon Foundation Competitive Scholarship Descriptions
Foundation Announces New Board Officers, Welcomes New Member
Be Part of the Doyon Languages Online Project!
New Scholarship Honors Alaska Native Leaders, Mary Jane and Hugh Fate, Jr.
Foundation Receives $977,423 Grant for Language Revitalization
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2017 Doyon Foundation Graduate Yearbook
Secrets to Writing a Successful Essay
2017 At a Glance
Students Encouraged to Leave a Message
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Native Words of the Month
Language Champion: Beth Leonard
Student Profile: Nicole Smith
Alumna Profile: Tanya Kaquatosh
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May 10 Graduate Reception Shaping up to be Better than Ever

Our 2019 Graduate Reception is shaping up to be bigger and better than ever, with alumni speakers Aaron and Ethan Schutt, Elder speaker and honorary doctorate recipient Rev. Anna Frank, 2019 graduates dressed in Native regalia, and a performance by the Troth Yeddha’ dance group! This year’s event also has a beautiful new location – the festivities will be held at the Doyon, Limited Chiefs Court in Fairbanks on Friday, May 10 at 2 p.m.

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Now Accepting Applications for Fall 2019 Scholarships

Apply by May 15 for competitive and basic scholarships for fall 2019

Mark your calendar - Wednesday, May 15 is the deadline to apply for basic scholarships for fall 2019 and competitive scholarships for the 2019 – 2020 academic year

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Language Demos Now Available

Doyon Languages Online (DLO) is excited to announce our first series of demo language lessons! These demos provide short examples of the online language lessons the DLO project is creating.

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Han Demo Benhti Demo Holikachuk Demo Dinjii Demo Denaakke Demo

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To provide educational, career and cultural opportunities to enhance the identity and quality of life for Doyon shareholders.

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  • for Alaska Native People.


The Late Reverend Traditional Chief Doctor David Salmon   "Athabascans never give up - they always keep going - for 10,000 years. Education is the most important weapon for Athabascan people today - use your education in a good way."

- The Late Reverend Traditional Chief
Doctor David Salmon