Most people are confused about personal grants in Alaska. If you live in the state of Alaska and are looking for personal financial assistance such as supplemental security income, Medicaid, or state social services, you should look into government benefits instead. Personal grants are financial aid from the local government of Alaska for its residents under certain circumstances - the use of the financial funding must have a meaningful purpose to the economy of Alaska.

Personal Grants for Work At Home Residents of Alaska

With the aid from the federal government, the department of finance & economic growth in Alaska is able to provide financial support to residents who work at home. According to the latest research, in Alaska, there are over 9,950 business identities have 0 to 4 employees. This number includes people who work at home with sole proprietorship. To be eligible, you must be a resident of Alaska and have a registered business in Alaska. If your business is in one of the following areas: medicine, education, scientific research, and technology development, you have a higher chance of getting your grant application approved.

Personal Grants for Education for Residents of Alaska

Not all students or teachers are eligible to apply for personal education grants in Alaska. According to US Census,

In Alaska:

  • 91.40% have high school diplomas
  • 26.60% have at least one post secondary degree
  • 9.00% have at least one graduate school degree

As you do not have to pay back the amount of grants given to you, Alaska's office of education ensures that personal grants are only given to individuals who need financial assistance for their education related to medicine, education, scientific research, or technology development. And recipients must use their new knowledge and skill set to improve the economy of Alaska.

Personal Grants for Veterans in Alaska

There are more than 57,900 veterans (both active and retired) in Alaska. If you have enrolled, or currently participating in the military, naval force, or air force, you are eligible to apply for veteran personal grants as long as the funds are being used to stimulate the economy of Alaska.

You can look at personal grants as "government grants for individuals". Therefore, there are many other types of personal grants such as personal housing grants. If an individual receives grants from the government, he or she has received a type of "personal grants". It is much harder for individuals to receive grants than it is for businesses to receive grants. Alaska residents apply for different types of state government grants by contacting Alaska financial aid agencies, or

Access Applicant Portal

Current online applicants in Alaska are browsing from the following cities: Tok, Kipnuk, Buckland, Point Lay, Koyuk, Gambell, Noatak, Kasigluk, Talkeetna, Indian

Recent State Funding Opportunities

Below is a list of opportunities recently published in the local state:

Funding Opportunity
2023 Alaska Native Organization Co-Management Funding Program (apply)

Funding Number: NOAA NMFS AK 2023 2007546
Agency: Department of Commerce
Category: Environment, Natural Resources
Funding Amount: $800,000
Connecting Kids to Coverage HEALTHY KIDS American Indian/Alaska Native 2023 Outreach and Enrollment Cooperative Agreements (apply)

Funding Number: CMS 2D2 23 001
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Medicare Medicaid Services
Category: Health
Funding Amount: $1,000,000
OVC FY 2022 Invited to Apply - Administrative Funding Adjustment to Previously Funded FY2019 VOCA Victim Compensation Alaska (apply)

Funding Number: O OVC 2022 171427
Agency: Department of Justice, Office for Victims of Crime
Category: Law, Justice and Legal Services
Funding Amount: $547,317
611th Water Quality Support, Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska (apply)

Funding Number: W911KB 22 2 0018
Agency: Department of Defense, Alaska District
Category: Environment
Funding Amount: $480,000
Management, Invasive Species, Multiple Plant Species, Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska (apply)

Funding Number: W911KB 22 2 0015
Agency: Department of Defense, Alaska District
Category: Environment
Funding Amount: $64,989
Community Development Block Grant Program for Indian Tribes and Alaska Native Villages (apply)

Funding Number: FR 6600 N 23
Agency: US Department of Housing and Urban Development
Category: Housing
Funding Amount: $5,000,000
Management, Species, Bat Survey, Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska (apply)

Funding Number: W911KB 22 2 0012
Agency: Department of Defense, Alaska District
Category: Environment
Funding Amount: $55,280
Management, Species, Salmon Otter Lake Drainage, Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska (apply)

Funding Number: W911KB 22 2 0011
Agency: Department of Defense, Alaska District
Category: Environment
Funding Amount: $98,040
Management Species Cook Inlet Beluga Whale Prey (Marine), Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska (apply)

Funding Number: W911KB 22 2 0010
Agency: Department of Defense, Alaska District
Category: Environment
Funding Amount: $195,466
Administrative Record Support, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Alaska District, JBER, Alaska (apply)

Funding Number: W911KB 22 2 0009
Agency: Department of Defense, Alaska District
Category: Environment
Funding Amount: $391,340

 

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