Recruitment & Retention
SCI was founded in 1971 and the Alaska Chapter was founded in 1977. Both founded on three primary principals:
Education & Humanitarian Services
Advocacy for Hunting and Hunters’ Rights
Benefits of Becoming a Member of SCI AK Includes:
The Alaska Hunter. The quarterly newsletter typically has articles and issues about wildlife conservation, legislation, updates on issues affecting your hunting privileges, educational programs, global hunting reports and shooting sports information.
The Alaska Chapter is a leader in the Alaskan Hunting Community advocating for hunters and their heritage.
The Annual Hunting Expo & Sportsmen's Banquet is the SCI Alaska Chapter's signature event and is the largest pro-hunting event in Alaska.
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BENEFITS FROM NATIONAL:
Safari Magazine. This award-winning publication is published six times a year and is devoted to worldwide big game hunting. Read about exciting hunting expeditions written by the hunter, for the hunter. The world-renowned full-color magazine is designed to entertain and inform the members.
Safari Times. This monthly newsletter is packed with up to the minute information related to the hunting world.
Governmental Affairs. SCI and its worldwide network of chapters are at the forefront of the effort to perserve your freedom to hunt. The Washington DC office is engaged at the Congressional and State level to protect hunting rights and support important conservation efforts here at home and around the planet. SCI's litigation section is the undisputed leader in fighting for hunting in the courts and is consistently engaged in several legal battles at any given time.
Reports. All SCI members get the facts and figures on where to go for that special hunting trip. Research and read updates on important hunting issues and reports from your fellow members and guides and outfitters around the world.
SCI’s Record Book of Trophy Animals. Submit your entries into the world’s most accepted record book. Credentials. All SCI members receive handsome window and luggage decals, a wallet-sized membership card and a membership certificate to proudly display.
Programs and Education. Conservation. Millions of dollars are allocated to programs, grants, trusts and equipment designed to preserve wildlife.
Education & Humanitarian programs include:
The American Wilderness Leadership School, where students and teachers discover the wise use of our natural resources and how vital they are to the future in Granite Ranch, which is southeast of Jackson, WY.
Sportsmen Against Hunger: hunters donate game to the hungry.
Apprentice Hunger's Program: instructs proper handling and safety of firearms.
Sensory Safari: visually impaired and others discover wildlife through the sense of touch.
Safari Care: professionals offer assistance to individuals in third-world countries.
Disabled Hunter: promotes opportunities for disabled hunters to experience hunting traditions and heritage.
Safari Wheels: a new and important project for helping the victims of land mine tragedy.
International Wildlife Museum: provides wildlife appreciation through exhibits, nature films, interactive computer technology and hands-on learning areas
If you are currently a SCI member and would like to join the Alaska Chapter print out this form, fill in the membership form and send to:
SCI Alaska Chapter
P.O. Box 770511
Eagle River, AK 99577
You Can Also Apply by Phone: (907) 980-9018
NOTE: You must be a member with SCI to be a member of the Alaska Chapter. If you are not currently an SCI member, visit this link to become a member of SCI