Grant Application Open: January 15, 2024 - March 1, 2024

A geographic Affiliate fund to meet the ever-changing needs of Ketchikan, advised on by the Ketchikan Community Foundation Advisory Board.

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The 2024 KCF Grant Cycle Program accepts grant requests up to $20,000, with a typical grant award range of $2,000 – $10,000.

The Ketchikan Community Foundation (KCF), an Affiliate of The Alaska Community Foundation (ACF), seeks applications 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 Ketchikan area. This year’s theme will be Youth, and grants will be awarded to local projects serving anyone under 18 years old.

The KCF Grant Program is open from January 15 to March 1, 2024. Grant applications must be submitted online by 5:00 PM AKST on Friday, March 1, 2024. Please review KCF’s Grant Guidelines to determine your eligibility before applying.

If you are a current grantee and need to complete a grant report or other follow-up, please note that these are completed using the online grant system.

Important Notes for Grantees

  1. Required Online Grant Agreement: If awarded, grantees must complete an online grant agreement.
  2.  Grant Project/Program Timeline: Grant projects/programs must be completed within one year of the award date, unless the Advisory Board approves a timeline extension for your awarded project/program. Extensions must be requested prior to the grant report due date.
  3. Required Grant Report: A grant report is due within one year of the grant award date. Grant reports are submitted online. All due dates, grant agreements, and grant reports are found within the online grants system.
  4. Overdue Grant Report(s): If you are a grantee and have any overdue grant reports for previous grant awards from ACF and/or its Affiliate community foundations, you must complete a final grant report for those previous awards before your organization is eligible to be considered for any current or future grant opportunities from ACF and/or its Affiliate community foundations.

Please direct general, eligibility, and technical questions to The Alaska Community Foundation’s Program Officers at or 907-334-6700.

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