Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The application period for the 2021 Alaska Permanent Fund Dividend opened at 9 a.m. New Year's Day.
Alaskans can apply online at www.pfd.alaska.gov
The Permanent Fund Dividend Division is encouraging online contributions. Alaskans filing online will receive their dividend three weeks earlier than those filing a paper application.
Distribution of this year's dividend is scheduled for October unless the Governor orders an earlier distribution as he did for the 2020 PFD which was sent out in July.
The filing deadline for the 2020 PFD is at the end of the day on March 31