Thanks to our donors' generosity,

Arctic Slope Community Foundation is changing lives and improving the quality of life for the people of the Arctic Slope through grants to a variety of non-profit organizations in the region.

The diversity of non-profit agencies and the causes ASCF supports are a reflection of our longtime tradition of giving shared by benevolent ASCF donors like you.

Arctic Slope Community Foundation awards grants on an ongoing, rolling basis. This means that you can apply at any time during the year, and award decisions are made several times per year.  The specific grant criteria, application requirements, and deadline vary by the grant program. Please review the grant guidelines for each grant program to determine your eligibility before applying.

General Grants 

Grants issue to 501(c)(3) non-profit agencies, city and tribal governments in the Arctic Slope region that support:

  • Preservation of Iñupiat Arts, Language, and Culture

  • Health and Human Services

  • Education

Food Security Grants 

Grants issued to food banks operating in Arctic Slope communities. Funding is restricted to the purchase of USDA-approved foods.

All grant applications are processed through our online portal.

Please direct any questions you may have regarding any of our grant applications to Ryan Cope