4Jessica Stevens Community Foundation (JSCF), an Affiliate of The Alaska Community Foundation (ACF), is pleased to announce its 2019 competitive grants cycle will be open from Wednesday, May 1 at 9:00 AM to Sunday, June 30 by 5:00 PM. Individual grant amounts will be awarded from $500 – $3,000.
Applications will be accepted from qualified, tax-exempt 501(c)(3) organizations (or equivalents, such as Tribal entities, schools, and faith-based organizations) that support charitable organizations and programs in the Upper Susitna Valley area. Grants will promote healthy communities and support a broad range of community needs, including: compassionate health care, innovative education, community enrichment, active enjoyment of the natural environment, and arts and cultural expression.
Grant projects must be completed within one year of award and are subject to the grantee completing an online grant agreement signifying acceptance of the terms and conditions of the grant. A final grant report must also be submitted online by the assigned due date. Due dates and the forms to submit for these follow-ups can be found by logging into the online grant system.
Grant applications must be submitted online by 5:00 PM AKST on Sunday, June 30, 2019 using the link provided below when the application period opens. Any overdue grant reports or other follow-ups for previous grant awards from ACF and its Affiliates must also be submitted using the online grant system prior to the deadline for the current application to be considered.
Please review JSCF’s Competitive Grant Guidelines to determine your eligibility before applying.
Please direct general questions to JSCF’s Program Manager, Christie Seay, at: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please direct eligibility and technical questions about the online grant system to ACF’s Affiliate Program staff, at: email@example.com or 907-334-6700.