"For Alaskans dedicated to excellence in the hospitality industry."
Founded in 2002 , the Alaska CHARR Educational Foundation is the philanthropic foundation of Alaska CHARR. It administers the Charles H. Selman Scholarship fund and coordinates and promotes the NRAEF's ProStart Program and annual competition.
The Charles H. Selman Scholarship awards approximately $30,000 in scholarships annually to qualified Alaskan students so that they may pursue a career in Alaska's hospitality industry.
Golf Tournament, Pull Tab and Donations
The Alaska CHARR Educational Fund, Inc. is made possible by an annual golf tournament, yearly pull tab and gaming revenue and private contributions from businesses and individuals across Alaska.
The Alaska CHARR Educational Fund, Inc. is the home of the Alaska ProStart program. ProStart is a high school level school-to-career culinary management program, educating the future leaders of our industry.
For more information about Alaska ProStart please visit their website at www.alaskaprostart.com.