2021 MTA Scholarship Recipients

Each year the MTA Foundation provides scholarships to Alaskan students who shine in our community. We are proud to present the 2021 scholarship recipients.

2021 Scholarship Program


The MTA Foundation is proud to award over $75,000 in scholarships toward the education of these 20 amazing students from our service area! Selected from numerous applications, these recipients are the next generation of pioneers for Alaska.


Hailey Olson


Earl Lackey Designation

After being involved in competitive robotics for over 10 years, Hailey is looking to attain a bachelor’s degree in the STEM field.

Aria Beames


Academic Mission Graduating Senior

With an interest in entrepreneurship, Aria plans to explore the world of real estate either as a broker or real estate lawyer.

Benjamin Brown


Academic Mission Graduating Senior

With his interest in problem-solving, creating, and understanding new technology, Benjamin plans to obtain his degree in computer science.