• Alaska Native students who are eligible for The CIRI Foundation Scholarship and Grant programs are either original enrollees of Cook Inlet Region, Inc. (CIRI) or direct lineal descendants of an original enrollee of CIRI.
    • CIRI Shareholders may be eligible for the RAVEN Fund if they are not direct lineal descendants of an original enrollee.
  • Original enrollees are Alaska Natives who originally enrolled to an ANCSA regional or village corporation in 1971.
  • Direct Lineal descendants are the natural or legally adopted children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, etc. of an original enrollee who enrolled to an ANCSA regional or village corporation in 1971. Brothers, sisters, nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, or cousins are not direct lineal descendants.

Alaska Native individuals not connected to CIRI should contact their ANCSA regional corporation and/or any village corporation (as applicable).

See the ANCSA Education Consortium list of members by clicking here.