2021 GHCF Grant Cycle Opens August 15


Golden Heart Community Foundation (GHCF), an Affiliate of The Alaska Community Foundation (ACF), is pleased to announce its 2021 competitive grants cycle will be open from Sunday, August 15 to Saturday, September 25, 2021. Grant awards are expected to range from $500-$2,500.

Applications will be accepted from qualified, tax-exempt 501(c)(3) organizations (or equivalents, such as Tribal entities, schools, and faith-based organizations) that support charitable organizations and programs in the Fairbanks North Star Borough area. Grants may support a broad range of community needs including, but not limited to health and wellness, education, outdoor recreation, arts and culture, and community development.

Grant projects must be completed within one year of award and are subject to a grant agreement that must be completed online to signify the grantee’s acceptance of the terms and conditions of the grant. A final grant report must also be submitted online by the assigned due date. Due dates and the forms to submit for these follow-ups can be found by logging into the online grant system.

Grant applications must be submitted online by 5:00pm AKST on Saturday, September 25, 2021 using the link provided below. Any overdue grant reports or other follow-ups for previous grant awards from ACF and its Affiliates must also be submitted using the online grant system prior to the deadline for the current application to be considered.

Please review GHCF’s Competitive Grant Guidelines to determine your eligibility before applying.

Please direct general questions, eligibility, and technical questions about the online grant system to ACF’s Affiliate Program Officer at affiliate@alaskacf.org or 907-334-6700.

GHCF Competitive Grant Guidelines 

Fiscal Sponsor Letter Template

Online Grant Application Tutorial

Online Grant Reporting Tutorial