Our mission is to promote individual self-development and economic self-sufficiency through education and to maintain pride in culture and heritage among Alaska Natives who are original enrollees of Cook Inlet Region and their descendants.
December 1 mid-year awards deadline for degree and certificate-seeking students now Closed
The CIRI Foundation (TCF) is no longer accepting applications for the December 1 deadline. The next deadline to apply will be Monday, March 31, 2014 at 11:59 AST for vocational training/certificate-seeking programs.
If you missed this deadline, please feel free to review our Education Resources Handbook for more funding opportunities available to you. Click Here to review the electronic version of this handbook.
For more information on TCF's guidelines, award amounts and document requirements, please review this handout "How to Apply Online/TCF Guidelines"
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A Journey to What matters project grant
The CIRI Foundation's A Journey to What Matters: Increased Alaska Native Art & Culture Grant guidelines and application is now available to download. This new grant opportunity provides support for Alaska Native arts and artists by promoting the unique artistic and cultural traditions of Alaska Native peoples. Grant applications are accepted four times a year: March 1, June 1, September 1, and November 1.
The next deadline to apply is March 1, 2014
Non-profit organizations, tribal organizations, and individuals sponsored by a non-profit organization are eligible to apply. Visit the Project Grants section of our website for more details and to download the application.
TCF March 1 Project Grant deadline
The next TCF Education and Heritage Project Grant deadline is March 1, 2014.
Please visit the Project Grants section of TCF’s website for further details , to download the applications, or review previously funded projects. Please note that TCF’s Education and Heritage Project Grants are separate from the A Journey to What Matters Project Grant applications which are also due on March 1, 2014.
Paper applications and additional documents may be hand-delivered or mailed to 3600 San Jeronimo Drive Suite 256, Anchorage, AK 99508; faxed to 907.793.3585; or emailed to email@example.com.
For further information, questions or clarification, please feel free to call us at 907.793.3575 or Toll-free at 1.800.764.3382.
Meet the Students
Meet TCF Recipient Eric Francisco. This fall, Eric will be entering his senior year at the University of Alaska Anchorage. He plans on graduating in the spring of 2014 with a degree in economics. He says that accomplishment would not have happened if it hadn't been for a couple of important key elements. Hear what Eric has to say, in his own words, by clicking on the video below.
|Good news, everyone! The 2013-2014 Education Resources Handbook is now available online for your convenience.
Inside, you will find information on scholarships, grants, internships, and employment opportunities. You'll also find plenty of advice for getting into college and tips for academic success!
Click Here for more information
PROGRAM SUMMARY AND DEADLINES
Attention: The CIRI Foundation is in the process of changing and updating the scholarships and grants program in 2013. Please contact TCF for the most current guidelines and deadlines.
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