Workplace Purchases

We provide the opportunity for beneficiaries to receive the tools they need to enter the workforce through our Employment and Training Program including support for the following areas:

    • funding for tools
    • work clothing
    • training
    • airfare
    • room/board

Funding can only be awarded where the supportive service is directly linked to full time employment of the client.


To be eligible for financial assistance, you must:

      1. Be Alaska Native/American Indian;
      2. Be enrolled to a BIA-recognized tribe;
      3. Have recently obtained or be seeking verifiable employment;
      4. Be pursuing training in an occupation in which there is a reasonable expectation of obtaining employment;
      5. Show financial need, be unemployed or underemployed. NOTE: Not all items applicable to all programs

Get started by filling out our  Request for Assistance Application (270 KB)

Applications can be turned in to the Employment & Training Department at:

Tanana Chiefs Conference ATTN: Employment and Training 122 First Ave Suite 600 Fairbanks, AK 99701

FAX: 907-459-3885