Travel Reimbursement

We’re pleased to support your travel for professional development! Complete a two-step application process to get reimbursed up to $1,000 until June 30 for travel costs to attend higher education/training within Alaska. First, submit the Pre-Travel application below at least 21 days prior to traveling to be pre-approved for your travel reimbursement. Finally, Alaska SEED will send you a Travel Verification Form to complete and submit with your required documents within 60 days of completing your travel and training.

To be eligible, you must be:

  • A current/active member of the Alaska SEED Registry
  • An early childhood or school-age professional operating or working as a paid employee of a licensed (State of Alaska or Municipality of Anchorage) child care facility, Head Start, or pre-elementary school district program, or a State of Alaska Child Care Assistance Program approved child care facility

Guidelines for Reimbursement

Apply Now!

Choose one of the following application options to submit:

  • NEW ONLINE APPLICATION FORM  –  [Note: This form has been moved to a new platform as of April 1, 2021. A Google Account is no longer required to complete an online form.] Save time by uploading your required documentation directly within the application. The recommended web browser is Google Chrome.
    • To translate the form into Spanish or another language:
      1. Open the form using Google Chrome web browser. Download Chrome here.
      2. Anywhere on this form, right click and you will see a drop-down menu.
      3. Select “Translate to …”
      4. Choose the language you would like it to be translated to.
      5. Repeat steps 2-4 on each new form page.
  • Fillable Application Form |   Versión en Español [PDF] – Save to your computer before filling out.
  • Printable Application Form |  Versión en Español [PDF]

Additional Documentation

Submit your Pre-TR Application 21 days prior to traveling. If you are pre-approved for travel, we can only guarantee there will be funding available for those who submit all receipts and proof of completed training within 60 business days of completing the higher education/training and travel.