Note that awardees will only be reimbursed for travel and lodging if the conference is not in their home community. For example, if the AkLA conference is in Anchorage, Anchorage resident will be reimbursed for registration but not travel or lodging.
Deadlines and notices as as follows:
Out-of-State Grants: Deadline = 80 days prior to conference; Award Notices = 60 days prior to conference
In-State Grants: Deadline = 60 days prior to conference; Award Notices = 45 days prior to conference
Online Grants: Deadline = 1 week prior to training; Award Notices = ASAP
To receive reimbursement grant recipients must:
* submit appropriate receipts for all charges listing name, date, and itemized amounts on each receipt
* submit the online grant report form
* submit a brief article or shareable product for each day of conference attendance for possible publication in the Puffin newsletter
* send all documentation within 30 days of the close of the conference
Grant applicants that are not current AkASL members are encouraged to join.
For questions, please email the AkASL Grants Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org