2018 PFD Filing Deadline - Saturday March 31, 2018

Monday, March 26th – PFD Offices are Closed for Seward’s Day holiday

Friday, March 30th – Deadline to walk in a 2018 PFD application!


  • PFD Offices will NOT be open on Saturday, March 31, 2018.
  • Online applications can be filed up to 11:59 PM AKDT on Saturday 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.
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

  • 2017 (and prior year) dividend applications that are in "Eligible-Not Paid" status on March 9th, 2018 will be distributed March 15th, 2018
  • 2017 (and prior year) dividend applications that are in "Eligible-Not Paid" status on April 13th, 2018 will be distributed April 19, 2018
  • 2017 (and prior year) dividend applications that are in "Eligible-Not Paid" status on May 11th, 2018 will be distributed May 17, 2018


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