Now Open: TCF, CITC, and Eklutna Inc. Scholarship Deadline

The deadline is June 1, 2018. 

You may request an online new user account at any time to prepare for the next deadline. Please note, TCF must approve new user account requests.  TCF, CITC, and Eklutna Inc. scholarship applications are available one month prior to each deadline. The deadline to apply is June 1, 2018.

TCF’s Education Resources Handbook (PDF) (click to download) has additional opportunities you may be interested in.


Now Closed: TCF and Eklutna Inc. Vocational Training Grant Deadline 

The next deadline will be June 30, 2018 (opens June 2). 

Click here to  request an online new user account.


Project Grant Deadline

The next deadline will be June 1, 2018. Questions are welcome at any time.

Grants are available to support projects that affect and/or involve Alaska Native beneficiaries of CIRI and further the education and heritage goals of TCF.

Three different categories are available: Education, Heritage, and A Journey To What Matters: Increased Alaska Native Arts and Culture Project Grants. Visit the project grant portion of our website to learn more. The next project grant deadline is June 1.

Download! TCF has updated our Education Resources Handbook (PDF) for the 2018-2019 Academic Year.  Learn more about Alaska Native Organization funding, internships, study tips, and hundreds of scholarships and grants.

ALASKA NATIVE ARTIST RESOURCE WORKBOOK_2015 COVERThe Alaska State Council on the Arts, in partnership with The CIRI Foundation, is pleased to provide the Alaska Native Artist Resource Workbook to assist Alaska Native artists in furthering their artistic careers. Please contact ASCA for more information about the workbook and upcoming artists professional development workshops scheduled across the state.

NEW! Artist Grant Proposal Writing Handbookwritersfront_back

The purpose of this Grant Writing Handbook is to offer suggestions and clarify the process of writing a grant proposal for arts funding. It is adapted from the First Peoples’ Cultural Council of British Columbia to provide information and resources specific to Alaskan artists.

TCF is grateful for this partnership and collaborative spirit enabling us to increase our resources to perpetuate and promote the unique artistic and cultural traditions of Alaska Native peoples!

Click on the book cover for an electronic copy!

Upcoming TCF Deadlines


TCF recipients in the news!

TCF supported projects in the news!

  • Decolonizing Alaska, supported by A Journey to What Matters and Heritage Project Grants, is highlighted on National Native News
  • Material Traditions, supported by A Journey to What Matters Project Grant is written about here.

Our People – Stories Shared by TCF recipients, project grant participants, and those impacted by TCF. 

Click on the picture to read each story.