Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) Program

This program serves the Alaska 501 Continuum of Care program which includes all of Alaska outside the Anchorage municipal area. ESG is focused on addressing the needs of homeless people in emergency or transitional shelters to quickly regain stability in permanent housing after experiencing a housing crisis and/or homelessness.

Grant Funding Availability

No funding is available at this time.

Who May Apply

  • Units of local government (except the Municipality of Anchorage)
  • 501(c)(3) organizations

Alaska Policies and Procedures Manual for ESG Grantees

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Alaska Policies and Procedures Manual for ESG Grantees with
COVID-19 Disaster Areas Waiver Information

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Sample Forms

AKHMIS Intake form for Families »
AKHMIS Intake form for Individuals »
Sample ESG Income Verification »
Sample ESG Eligibility Documentation »
Sample ESG Rent Reasonableness Form »
HUD Rent Reasonableness and Fair Market Rent Calculation Guide »
HUD Housing Assistance Payment Contract (Long) »
HUD Housing Assistance Payment Contract (Short Form) »
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Contact Information

Jennifer Smerud
Planner I
Alaska Housing Finance Corporation
PO Box 101020
Anchorage, AK 99510
907-330-8276
800-478-2432 (outside of Anchorage)
907-338-2585 (fax)