AOGA Scholarship

2022 AOGA Scholarship

The Alaska Oil and Gas Association is pleased to offer a $2,500 scholarship to an incoming Alaska high school junior or senior, or current student of a certified continuing education entity (university or trade school), with plans to continue their education.

The student who achieves the winning essay in our Scholarship Essay Contest will also be invited to join us to receive their award at the AOGA Conference on August 31 – September 1, 2022. Must be an Alaska resident to apply.

Application Deadline is August 1, 2022.

Scholarship Essay Contest
Students must write a 500-1,000-word essay on the following topic:

Oil have prices changed over $150 per barrel in the past two years (from -$37 per barrel to $120 per barrel). What impact did this have on Alaska, and what role can Alaska’s oil resources play in the future of our state and country?

Essay Resources
Need help getting started? Consider checking out some or all of these resources as you begin your research:

Selection Process
Entries must be received by August 1, 2022. Essays will be reviewed by a committee comprised of experts in resource
development policy, education, and the oil and gas industry. Entries will be judged on concept development, evidential support, grammar, style, and originality. The winner will be notified on August 13, 2022.

About AOGA

The Alaska Oil and Gas Association (AOGA) is a nonprofit, professional trade association whose mission is to foster the long-term viability of the oil and gas industry for the benefits of all Alaskans. We represent the majority of companies that are exploring, developing, producing, refining, or marketing oil and gas on the North Slope, in the Cook Inlet, and in the offshore areas of Alaska.