Click here  for the 2013 A Journey to What Matters Grant Application!

In order to perpetuate and promote the unique artistic and cultural traditions of Alaska Native peoples, The CIRI Foundation has developed the A Journey to What Matters: Increased Alaska Native Art & Culture Grant. Grant funding is available to support projects that affect and/or involve Alaska Native communities and further the following goals of The Foundation:

  • Increase intergenerational transference of knowledge of Alaska Native artistic and cultural practices.
  • Increase access to and awareness of Alaska Native art through training, education and access, and capacity building strategies for organizations and individuals.
  • Support Alaska Native Artists.

Applicants are encouraged to contact TCF staff prior to submitting an application. For further information about this program, please contact Nadia Sethi, Program Officer:   Tel: (907) 793-3583, Toll Free: (800) 764-3382,