Congratulations to Sharon Merritt of Goodnews Bay and Alicia Oscar of Bethel for being chosen by the Bethel Broadcasting Inc board of directors to each receive a $1,000 scholarship.
Sharon is a senior at the University of Alaska Anchorage majoring in Education. Alicia is a sophomore at the University of Alaska Southeast also majoring in Education.
Each year the BBI board of direcctors awards two $1,000 scholarships to deserving college students from the YK Delta region. The scholarships are awarded in memory of the late Alexie Isaac, a long time KYUK Yup’ik radio and television producer, translator and also an accomplished carver and artist.
Information on applying for the 2016 scholarship can be found elsewhere on the KYUK website.