In the third quarter of 2016, Rasmuson Foundation made 34 Tier 1 awards for a total of $445,859. A list of awards by region is attached to today's post.

Contact: Aleesha Towns-Bain, (907) 334-0509

Anchorage, AK – From Nome to Ketchikan, Alaskans celebrate awards aimed at improving their quality of life. Rasmuson Foundation’s flagship Tier 1 grant program makes all of this possible. It provides grants of up to $25,000 for capital projects, technology upgrades, and new creative works. Applications are accepted year-round. A complete list of awards by region is attached. Below is a sampling of the 34 awards that were granted between July and September of 2016.

Complete list of grants: Third Quarter 2016 Tier 1 Grants List

About the Foundation
Rasmuson Foundation was created in May 1955 by Jenny Rasmuson to honor her late husband E.A. Rasmuson. The Foundation is a catalyst to promote a better life for all Alaskans.