Scholarship Program Officer

The Alaska Community Foundation is looking for a Scholarship Program Officer to join our team.  

The Organization: The Alaska Community Foundation (the Foundation) is a nonprofit, public foundation with a mission of inspiring the spirit of giving and connecting people, organizations, and causes to strengthen Alaska’s communities now and forever. To learn more please visit our website: 

The Position: 

The Scholarship Program Officer is responsible for overseeing a large and diverse program that includes more than 40 annual scholarships. Scholarships at the Foundation are made possible by donors who are passionate and committed to helping Alaska’s students pursue their educational goals. This position guides the overall strategic direction of the scholarship program at the Foundation, and acts as the main point of contact with scholarship committees, students, and youth organizations statewide to provide the highest levels of customer service. The position works collaboratively with the Program and Grants team and members across all departments at the Foundation. This is an in-office position based in Anchorage. 

What We Offer:  

  • The Salary range is between $55,000 and $65,000 and is commensurate with experience and expertise. 

  • Health, Dental and Vision plans with generous employer funding of employee premiums and some employer funding of dependent premiums. 

  • A 401(k)-retirement plan with an employer match after one year of service up to 4% of employee’s salary. 

  • Paid time off starts at (18) days a year and rises incrementally after two years of service. 

  • There are (12) paid Holidays per year. 

  • Group insurance including life/short term disability/long term disability provided by employer. 

  • An Employee Giving Program, including matching gifts from the Foundation, to support employee’s philanthropic interests 

  • Other benefits include an Employee Assistance Program, Flexible Spending and Dependent Care Spending accounts. 

To Apply: 

Applications must include a letter of interest, resume, and three professional references. Please send to Christine Brown at  

See the full job description here: 

The Alaska Community Foundation is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes a diverse pool of applicants. 


Anchorage, AK

4 day(s) ago

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Closing Date 2022-06-10