About us

Pedro Bay Benefits Corporation (PBBC) is a nonprofit organization formed to help our shareholders and their descendants with educational opportunities, scientific research and benevolent requests.

Funding for PBBC comes from Pedro Bay Corporation and individual donations. The programs are operated through a partnership with Bristol Bay Native Corporation Education Foundation, the nonprofit arm of our regional corporation.


PBBC Scholarship Program

The PBBC Scholarship Program, through a Memorandum of Understanding with the Bristol Bay Native Corporation Educational Foundation, accepts applications year-round. Eligibility criteria and submission requirements are located in the Application Packets below.

Scholarship opportunities include: (links to applications and information pdf)

Up to $1,700 per term

Up to $1,500 per term

Between $150 and $600, depending on the cost and length of the training.  

Application deadlines vary, please refer to the application for more details or call/text us. 

Other education opportunities and resources are available through the Bristol Bay Native Corporation Education Foundation.



Sarah Thiele

Call or text

1(907) 717-6222

Sarah Thiele 



Memorial Fund

Please fill out this form and return to Pedro bay corporation if you would like to receive funding for the death of a family member that is a shareholder. Pedro Bay Benefits Corporation will cover up to  $2500.00 of the cost. 

This form can be emailed to