CDFU scholarship application period now open

Cordova District Fishermen United is now accepting applications for their education scholarships.

These annual scholarships offer financial aid for students seeking to attend vocational/technical college, two-year college, four-year college, or other post-secondary education schools to better themselves and their careers within the fishing industry.

A total of $4,500 in scholarships will be awarded this year, including one for $2,000, one for $1,000, and one for $500, plus the new $1,000 Robert “Sully” Sullivan/Rocky Stone Memorial Scholarship, provided by Rocky Stone in honor of Robert “Sully” Sullivan. With Rocky Stone’s recent passing, CDFU has renamed the scholarship in honor of both of them.

To apply, print, complete and return the application packet ( to CDFU by March 29.

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