301 W. Northern Lights. Blvd.
Suite 440
Anchorage, Alaska 99503

Grant Information

Upcoming Grant Application Deadlines

Complete and submit your application online only. Start and access your online application via the "CLICK HERE" button below. Complete and submit your online application by the deadline date.

Notification of award or rejection will be sent to all applicants. Funds are generally disbursed at the end of the month of consideration.

  • February 1
    for consideration in March

  • May 1
    for consideration in June

  • August 1
    for consideration in September

Eligible Organizations

What We Support
The Atwood Foundation awards grants to non-profit 501( c ) 3 organizations serving Anchorage residents and visitors. Our areas of focus are the arts, journalism, history, the active duty military community and related activities that engage families and youth. We also support post secondary journalism education at the University of Alaska, Anchorage and scholarships at Alaska Pacific University.
Before Applying
IMPORTANT: If you are a first time applicant or a prior applicant requesting support for a different project, please call and consult with us at least two weeks before the deadline. Such applications submitted without prior consultation are usually not funded. Thank you.


Grants Made by Atwood Foundation

Atwood Foundation is proud to support the Alaska Center for Excellence in Journalism, a special project of the Alaska Community Foundation funded by the Atwood Foundation and other foundations, individuals, businesses and organizations who believe that quality journalism is critically important to our communities, our state and our nation.


Grantee Resources