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: 907-543-7300

Toll Free: 1-800-478-3521

Fax: 907-543-7479

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


State of AK General Relief Assistance


AVCP Temporary Assistance


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.


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

Donlin Gold Kuskokwim Education Foundation

visit their site

Morris K. Udall Foundation

Environmental, health care & public policy

visit their site

Native American Journalist AssociationPursuing Journalism


visit their site

Native Vision

High school seniors apply

visit their site 

Yukon Kuskokwim Health Corporation

Members of enrolled villages like Georgetown

visit their site