Application Preparation

Grant Application Period:
January 26 – June 1, 2022

For additional questions:

Get Ready to Submit an Application for Phase 2 – Child Care Stabilization Grant!

  1. Download the Google Chrome Web Browser
    While the application process can be completed using a tablet or smart phone, it will work best using the Google Chrome web browser on a laptop or desktop computer. Download the (free) Google Chrome web browser to begin.
  2. Have Your Child Care Program License Nearby
    You will need to enter the following information from your child care license: program (facility) type. Also be prepared to answer questions about your current capacity and desired capacity.
  3. Know Your ICCIS Number
    You will need to enter your ICCIS (Integrated Child Care Information System) number. This can be found on a letter or notice you have received from the State of Alaska Child Care Program Office.
  4. Download IRS Form W9
    You will need to upload a current, completed, signed IRS W9 Form to the application. Download IRS Form W9.
  5. Have a Recent Income Tax Return Available
    You will need to enter your name on the W9 Form as listed on a recent income tax return.
  6. Have Your Business License Available
    You will need to enter the program’s legal business name as listed on your State of Alaska business license.
  7. Complete, Sign & Save IRS Form W9
    After you download the form, complete and sign the form. Save the completed form to your laptop or desktop. It is ready to upload to the application.

Watch “Completing the W9” Video