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Helpful Links

Alaska Native Advocacy, Public Policy, and Development

Alaska Federation of Natives

  • Annual convention information and up-to-date information about Alaska’s largest statewide Native organization and their work.

First Alaskans Institute and Alaska Native Policy Center

  • Information on Alaska Native community engagement, Elders & Youth Conference, leadership development, and public policy.

Alaska Native Professional Association

  • Association dedicated to developing young Native leaders through community involvement and professional development.

Get Out the Native Vote

  • Election and voting information and voting registration to support Alaska Native participation in the election process.

Alaska Native Culture & Arts

Alaska Native Arts Foundation

  • Resources to support Alaska Native artists, including cultural, marketing, and financial and professional development.

Alaska Native Knowledge Network

  • Variety of Indigenous cultural resources and publications from the University of Alaska Fairbanks.

Alaska Native Language Center

  • Information about UAF’s Alaska Native Language Center and links to purchase Iñupiaq language publications and publications from various other Alaska Native languages and cultures.

Health, Community, and Economic Support

Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium

  • Information from Alaska’s largest Tribal Health organization in the US, including important community updates, scholarship information, and careers.

Rural Alaska Community Action Program (RurAL CAP)

  • Statewide non-profit with programs to support low-income Alaskans in the areas of early education, housing, and health & well-being.

US Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs

  • Information on the Bureau of Indian Affairs’ education, justice, and economic development programs.

State of Alaska, Native Organizations List

  • List of Alaska Native Regional for-profit and non-profit organizations compiled by the State of Alaska.

Subsistence & Lands

Federal Subsistence Management Program

  • Up-to-date information on subsistence news, regulations, and special actions.

Bureau of Land Management, Alaska

  • Information about public lands and resources managed by BLM.

Education & Financial Aid

UAA Native Student Services & UAF Rural Student Services

  • Information on Native student support, including Native Early Transition Program, scholarships, and programs for Alaska Native students attending UAA & UAF

Alaska Vocational Technical Center (AVTEC)

  • Information on programs and opportunities available Alaska’s vocational training school.

Tribal Colleges & Universities

  • List of 2 and 4-year Tribal colleges and universities for students looking to pursue higher education in a culturally inclusive environment

Institutional information and financial aid available to students enrolled at Alaska’s largest colleges and universities

Scholarships from our Regional & Village Corporation

  • Olgoonik Foundation

State & Federal Student Aid Information & Resources