In general, eligible applicants for the Alaska Native Education Program include nonprofit organizations and other educational organizations and/or agencies.

Specifically, the following entities are eligible:

  1. Alaska Native organizations, education entities with experience in developing or operating Alaska Native programs or programs of instruction conducted in Alaska Native languages;
  2. Cultural and community-based organizations with experience in developing or operating programs to benefit Alaska Natives, and consortia of organizations may apply.
  3. A state education agency (SEA) or local education agency (LEA) may apply as part of a consortium involving an Alaska Native organization. The consortium may include other eligible applicants.