Monday, March 27th – PFD Offices are Closed – Seward’s Day

Friday, March 31st – Deadline to file a 2017 PFD application!

  • Online applications can be filed up to 11:59 PM AKDT on March 31st.  You must have received a confirmation number for your online application to be timely.
  • Signature pages are not due by March 31st, although they should be provided as soon as possible after the application is filed.
  • Office locations in Fairbanks, Anchorage and Juneau are open until 4:00 PM to accept timely paper applications Monday – Friday, except on holidays.
  • Mailed applications must be POSTMARKED no later than March 31st to be considered timely.  Applications received or postmarked April 1st or later will be denied.

If you have filed online but still need to sign your application, log into myPFD for electronic and paper signature options.

Alaskans Already Have!
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Everyone Can Apply Online!
Alaskans Already Have!


  • If you are unable to login or validate your myAlaska Electronic Signature account, you can still apply online by selecting the Printed Signature Page option.
  • The confirmation number you receive when completing an online application serves as proof of a successful filing. Be sure to keep a record of this number!
  • Paper applications can be found at a Distribution Center near you.
  • Paper applications are not available on the PFD website.

Check Your Application Status

  • Check your Application Status by selecting "myPFD". Please remember, you will need your Alaska Driver's License or ID to view your information.
  • To attach an Electronic Signature or print a Signature Page, visit "myPFD" and select the Document Center tab in your record. 
  • Make sure your address is current on your application. If you electronically signed your PFD application, you can sign into "myPFD" and update your address online OR you can complete the Address Change Form, and submit it to one of our offices.

Payment Schedule

  • 2016 (and prior year) dividend applications that are in "Eligible-Not Paid" status on March 10, 2017 will be distributed March 16, 2017.
  • 2016 (and prior year) dividend applications that are in "Eligible-Not Paid" status on April 14, 2017 will be distributed April 20, 2017.
  • 2016 (and prior year) dividend applications that are in "Eligible-Not Paid" status on May 12, 2017 will be distributed May 18, 2017.


To administer the permanent fund dividend program assuring that all eligible Alaskans receive timely dividends; fraud is prosecuted; and all internal and external stakeholders are treated with respect.

Sara Race, Division Director