Alaska State Council on the Arts grant administrators may be contacted Monday through Friday from 8 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. at the direct telephone numbers and email addresses listed below. Applicants calling from outside the Anchorage area may call toll free at 1-888-278-7424.

ASCA staff administer specific grants. Before you call for assistance refer to the following list to determine the staff person who may best assist you.

Saunders McNeill
Tel: 907-269-6603




  • Master Artist and Apprentice Grants in Traditional Native Arts grants
  • Community Arts Development grants
  • Annual Operating Support grants

    Keren Lowell, Visual and Literary Arts Program Director

Tel: 907-269-6610


  • Career Opportunity grants
  • Workshop grants
  • Biennial Operating Support grants

    Laura Forbes
    Tel: 907-269-6682

  • Artists in Schools Structured grants
  • Artists in Schools Independent grants
  • Cultural Collaboration grants

    Important note about Cultural Collaboration grants:
    This grant application must be completed outside this grants online system. Application forms for this grant category are provided on the ASCA website.

    Andrea Noble-Pelant, Executive Director
    Tel: 907-269-6605



Alaska State Council on the Arts 161 Klevin Street, Suite 102 Anchorage, AK 99508 - 1506 Tel: 907-269-6610 Toll free: 1-888-278-7424 TTY: 1-800-770-8973 Fax: 907-269-6601