2018 Palmer Community Foundation Grant Program Deadline: Thursday, January 25, 2018 by 5:00pm AKST

Palmer Community Foundation (PCF), an Affiliate of The Alaska Community Foundation (ACF), is pleased to announce its 2018 competitive grants cycle will be open from Wednesday, December 27 to Thursday, January 25. A total of up $5,000 will be awarded during this first annual grant cycle.

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 Palmer area. Grants may support a broad range of community needs, including but not limited to health and wellness, education, the great outdoors, arts and culture, and community development.

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 5:00pm AKST on Thursday, January 25, 2018 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 PCF’s Competitive Grant Guidelines to determine your eligibility before applying.

Please direct general questions to PCF’s Program Manager, Jen Burkmire, at jburkmire@alaskacf.org. Please direct eligibility and technical questions about the online grant system to ACF’s Affiliate Program Officer, Shawn Rivera, at srivera@alaskacf.org or 907-274-6708.

PCF Competitive Grant Guidelines

Online Grant Application Tutorial

Online Grant Reporting Tutorial