Alaska Native Education Equity

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Current Application
FY 2017 Alaska Native Education Program Application Package

Federal Register Notice

Application Deadline

  • Application Closes: June 14, 2017

Additional Links:

  • Tips and guidelines:
  • For printed applications contact: Education Publications Center (ED Pubs), P.O. Box 1398, Jessup, MD 20794-1398, Telephone (toll free): 1-877-433-7827, fax (301) 470-1244. If you use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) you may call (toll free) 1-877-576-7734. Web site:

For technical assistance on program requirements:

Almita Reed
U.S. Department of Education
400 Maryland Avenue, SW, room 3E220
LBJ Federal Building
Washington, DC 20202-6200
Telephone: (202) 260-1979

Technical Assistance for Applicants - Applicant Webinars:

To assist applicants in preparing the application and to respond to questions, the Department will host two applicant webinars. The webinar dates and times are:

Webinar #1:
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
2:00 pm | Eastern Daylight Time (New York, GMT-04:00) | 1 hr 30 mins

Webinar #2:
Thursday, June 8, 2017
2:00 pm | Eastern Daylight Time (New York, GMT-04:00) | 1 hr 30 mins
Meeting number: 740 601 453
Meeting password: 3GD5Dji3
When it's time, join the meeting.

Join by phone
Conference Line Number: 1-800-859-8150

Passcode details: When prompted by the operator, provide passcode 'A-N-E' and this will allow you into the voice portion of the WebEx event.

Reviewers Needed for FY 2017 Competition

Seeking Peer Reviewers

The U.S. Department of Education, Office of Elementary and Secondary Education (OESE) is seeking peer reviewers for the FY 2017 Alaska Native Education (ANE) program grant competition. It is anticipated that the grant competition review will convene in late-June/early-July 2017. All peer reviewers must participate in one of several webinar trainings that will be scheduled to convene in May and June. We are seeking the best possible peer reviewers to evaluate applications for the program. Reviewers are sought from various backgrounds and professions: PK-12 teachers and principals, college and university educators, researchers and evaluators, social entrepreneurs, strategy consultants, grant-makers and managers, and others with education expertise.

One of the following selection criteria must be met in order to be considered a peer reviewer:

  1. Must be from Alaska Native descent; or
  2. Come from an Alaska village, tribal government, village corporation, or regional corporation; or
  3. Must be able to demonstrate experience working with educational systems and programs in Alaska Native communities that include experience with a focus on Alaska Native or American Indian language and culture.

Your resume will be evaluated based on the level and broad scope of experience and expertise in the following areas (but not limited to these areas):

  • Education – from Early Childhood to Postsecondary education
  • Community, family, and/or stakeholder engagement program management
  • Project evaluation
  • At-risk youth and young adults for Alaska Native or American Indian language and culture

Please submit a current resume that includes:

  • Full Name
  • Education (Please list all college degrees, including dates of degrees, institution, and major)
  • All professional position titles, descriptions, and dates in chronological order beginning with, or going back to, your first position after receiving your B.A. or B.S.
  • A full description that outlines how you met the selection criteria above. Please clearly explain why you believe you have met the criteria; include information such as - organizational information, relevant dates, and/or a description of the work you accomplished related to the Alaska Native or American Indian language and culture, as appropriate.
  • A detailed description of your current organizational affiliation, and position title
  • Telephone numbers (work, home, or mobile)
  • Home and work mailing addresses
  • Preferred E-mail address and/or telephone number(s)

If interested, resumes should be submitted, by e-mail and in word format along with the Peer Review Checklist, to by April 26, 2017. Please include “2017 ANE Reviewer” in the subject line.

Last Modified: 06/05/2017