Of Note

Of Note by ASCA and AACF includes brief notices that relate to arts and culture opportunities in Alaska. We invite you to send us art and culture related opportunities to our Community Arts Program Director, Charlie Sears, charles.sears@alaska.gov. If you receive our newsletter, you will also receive “Of Note by ASCA and AACF” as a monthly email.


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COVID-19 Resources
Funding Opportunities
Professional Opportunities
Community Engagement
Student, Families, and Educators
Items of Interest


ASCA & AACF Dates and Deadlines

Application, and guidelines for each of the grant categories listed as open below. Visit the Alaska State Council on the Arts website, Grants to OrganizationsGrants to IndividualsArts Education Grants pages for complete information and details.  

Rolling Deadlines 

  • Harper Arts Touring Fund Grants (Grants to Organizations)
  • Cultural Collaborations Excursions and Access Grants (Arts Education Grants)
  • Youth Cultural Heritage Fast Track Grants (Arts Education Grants)
  • Adaptation and Innovation Grants for Organizations and Individuals

Grant Final Reporting for FY21

  • Email or call your grant program contact to discuss reporting deadlines, if you are unsure whether you have an outstanding grant report, or for technical assistance: grant program contacts are listed at the top of your grant award agreement 

Youth Cultural Heritage Project Grants (Arts Education Grants) 

Deadline: January 31, 2022 

Operating Support Annual and Biennial FY23 applications. (Grants to Organizations)

Open: January 21, 2022
Deadline: March 1, 2022

Quarterly Grants to Individuals – FY22 applications.  (Grants to Individuals)
Deadline: March 1, 2021 

  • Career Opportunity Grants  

Quarterly Grants to Organizations – FY22 applications. (Grants to Organizations)
Deadline: March 1, 2021 

  • Workshop Grants  
  • Helen Walker Performing Arts Grants  
  • Community Arts Development Grants 

Arts Educator Fellowships (Arts Education Grants) 

Deadline: March 15, 2022 

ASCA’s Fiscal Year 2021 continues through June 30, 2021; FY2022 begins July 1, 2021.