To be considered for a big game harvest permit, an organization must submit a completed application form (PDF 169 kB) by the deadlines outlined in the Program Timeline below. New applicants must also submit a copy of the organization's articles of incorporation and written proof of Alaskan nonprofit status. Organizations applying for the more popular tags (Dall sheep, Unimak brown bear, and Delta bison) are strongly encouraged to submit supplemental materials to aid in evaluating competing proposals. More details and the specific deadlines can be found in the Call for Proposals (PDF 499 kB).
- Call for proposals: early-April
- Proposals due mid-May
- Notice of Award: mid-June