APICDA’s Program department provides village residents opportunities to pursue business startup funds, scholarships, vocational training and internships. Since its inception, APICDA has awarded over $4.5 million dollars to hundreds of students pursuing a college education and training. Our programs play a vital role in APICDA’s workforce development and employment goals to help sustain our CDQ communities.

Aleutian MarketplaceThe Aleutian Marketplace Fellowship competition provides startup funds and access to established training and mentorship opportunities at statewide events that cater to innovators and entrepreneurs. 

scholarshipsAPICDA offers college and vocational education scholarships to CDQ and Unalaska residents.

Internships are available within the APICDA family, subsidiaries, partnerships and other organizations affiliated with the region. 

School grants are used to support our schools and foster the education of students. 

Each APICDA member community has a Community Liaison Officer (CLO). The CLO is your local contact for information about APICDA.

The APICDA Scholar newsletter is a publication for current and future college students. It includes inspirational stories, practical tips and light-hearted entertainment.

The Training and Education Department offers village-based group trainings.