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COVID Closure: Due to current local Covid-19 conditions, the Father Andrew P. Kashevaroff building will remain closed to the public through Saturday October 17, 2020. Watch this space for updates.

Holiday Closure: Alaska Day:

  • Alaska State Library, Archives, & Museum in Juneau will be closed on Monday, Oct. 19.
  • Sheldon Jackson Museum in Sitka will be closed on Tuesday, Oct. 20.

Grant-in-Aid (GIA)

The Grant-in-Aid Program is Currently Closed

The Alaska State Museum awards grants to Alaska museums and museum-related agencies for activities scheduled to take place between July 1 and June 30 of the following year. The application deadline was June 1, 2020. 

Accounting Calendar

Projects should be complete by June 30. Final accounting is due on or before June 30. Accounting forms will be emailed in mid-May. Receipts for all expenditures should be kept and copies submitted with your accounting.

  • June 2: Written request for an extension must be submitted for approval if project cannot be completed by June 30
  • June 30: Deadline for completion of projects and submission of final accounting.
  • October 31: Deadline for submission of final accounting for extended projects

Any GIA accounting reports not submitted by June 30 will make the organization ineligible for funding until reports are submitted and the account is closed.

Other Grants for Museums

Visit the Resources for Alaska Museums Guide for a list of museum grant opportunities.