Benefits Overview

Anniqsuiruq – benefits, helps

KIC is focused on optimizing profits for the benefit of our people, creating opportunities for our shareholders and helping them achieve success in every aspect of their lives — professionally, economically and scholastically.

Benefits information

KIC is committed to providing valuable benefits to our shareholders. We offer a variety of programs designed to help gain self-sufficiency.

Shareholder records

KIC must have up-to-date shareholder information on file. Please submit any change of information (address, name, etc.) to the Shareholder Relations Coordinator.

Click here for a name/address change form. Fax the completed form to 907-442-2165, attn: Shareholder Relations Coordinator.

Burial assistance

We understand that burial expenses can be a financial burden. KIC’s Board of Directors is committed to assisting surviving family members in times of need. To be eligible for the burial assistance program, the deceased must have been a:

  • KIC shareholder
  • KIC shareholder’s direct descendant, or a
  • KIC shareholder’s legal spouse

Click here for a burial assistance form. Fax completed forms to 907-442-2165, attn: Shareholder Relations Coordinator.

Emergency medical assistance

Medical emergencies can present a serious financial obstacle to many people. In times of need, KIC offers emergency medical assistance. To be eligible, the situation must be a life-threatening medical emergency and the patient has to be a:

  • KIC shareholder
  • KIC shareholder’s direct descendant, or a
  • KIC shareholder’s legal spouse

Click here for an emergency medical assistance form. Fax completed forms to 907-442-2165, attn: Shareholder Relations Coordinator.

Deceased shareholders without a will

Upon the death of a family member, KIC can transfer the deceased’s shares, and any outstanding checks will be reissued. However, KIC does not have wills on file for a number of our shareholders. You and your family members must fill out affidavits in order to transfer shares.

Click here for a copy of the affidavit. Fax completed forms to 907-442-2165, attn: Shareholder Relations Coordinator.

Transfer upon death

KIC offers the option to transfer stock upon the death of a shareholder. If you do not have a will, please fill out a transfer form so your shares go to the person you designate.

Click here for the stock transfer form. Fax completed forms to 907-442-2165, attn: Shareholder Relations Coordinator.

Stock gifting

KIC shareholders have the option to give all or a portion of Corporation shares to one or more individuals. To be eligible, the persons receiving the stock shares must be Alaska Native. Alaska Natives are persons who are at least one quarter Eskimo, Indian or Aleut blood, or in the absence of proof, persons regarded as Alaska Native by their Native group. Descendants of Natives are defined as a person whose parents or grandparents were at least one-quarter Native and they were alive on Dec. 18, 1971, or if they were adopted before the age of 18 by a Native or descendant of a Native.

Click here for the stock gifting form.
Click here for a family tree form.
Fax completed forms to 907-442-2165, attn: Shareholder Relations Coordinator.

Direct deposit

Click here for a copy of the direct deposit form. Send completed forms to:

Accounting
Kikiktagruk Inupiat Corporation
1225 E International Airport Road, Suite 110
Anchorage, Alaska 99518

Employment

KIC believes in shareholder hire. We encourage all shareholders and descendants to apply for jobs posted on this site.

Click here to apply online.

For more information on employment with KIC, visit our Careers page.