Burial Assistance

This program provides assistance towards burial/funeral expenses. The deceased must have been a tribal member living in Alaska. Assistance varies upon need, and is income-based.


  • Enrolled Tribal Member (Akutan, Atka, Agdaagux, Belkofski, False Pass, Nikolski, Nelson Lagoon, Pauloff Harbor, St. George, Qawalangin, Unga, QTT).
  • Must live in the state of AK (unless out of state for medical care).
  • Must not be under state’s care.
  • Please fill out the general ETR-application for all ETR services (which include…scholarships, burial, energy…)