Assistance Programs

Funding is available for help with heating costs, weatherization, and/or crisis situations. Below are websites and contact information that may benefit you and your family:

AVCP Energy Assistance Program

Phone: 907-543-7400

Toll Free: 1-800-478-3521

Fax: 907-543-7479

AVCP Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)

Serves all residents, both non-Native and Native residents in Aniak, Chuathbaluk, Crooked Creek, Georgetown, Upper Kalskag, Lime Village, Red Devil, Russian Mission, Sleetmute, and Stoney River.

State of AK Heating Assistance Program (HAP)

http://dhss.alaska.gov/dpa/Pages/hap/default.aspx

State of AK General Relief Assistance

http://dhss.alaska.gov/dpa/Pages/gra/default.aspx

AVCP Temporary Assistance

AVCP TANF Page

Please Call the NVG Office at (907)-274-2195 if you need help filling out an application, need an application mailed to you, or with any other questions regarding applying for assistance.


Resources

Scholarship Opportunities

                                         

Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium


Health care & allied health related field


visit their site


American Indian College Fund


Based on merit and financial need


visit their site


American Indian Science & Engineering


4 scholarships in science & engineering


visit their site


Association on American Indian Affairs


Several scholarships in all discipline areas


visit their site


Calista Scholarship Fund


Shareholder /descendent with Calista ties


visit their site


Cook Inlet Tribal Scholarship


Alaska Native


visit their site

Indian Health Services Scholarship


Enrolled in health care schools


visit their site


Kuskokwim Educational Foundation


From Lower Kalskag to Stoney River


visit their site


Morris K. Udall Foundation


Environmental, health care & public policy


visit their site

Native American Journalist AssociationPursuing Journalism

Degree


visit their site

Native Vision


High school seniors apply


visit their site 


Orutsaramuit Native Council


Residing in Bethel & Calista shareholder

907-543-2608


visit their site

Yukon Kuskokwim Health Corporation


Members of enrolled villages like Georgetown


visit their site