Our Mission
It is the purpose of the Bristol Bay Economic Development Corporation to promote economic growth and opportunities for residents of its member communities through sustainable use of the Bering Sea resources.


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BBEDC 2018 Program Directory

The 2018 BBEDC Program Directory is now available online and will be hitting local mailboxes soon! Be sure to check out the directory for all of the available programs in 2018. For complete information and deadlines for all programs, contact BBEDC at 907-843-4370 or check out the individual web pages as we will be adding new information in the coming days.      BBEDC 2018 Program Directory

Tax Preparation Program 2018

BBEDC will once again be offering the Tax Preparation Program to residents of our 17 CDQ communities. This program assists with filing timely IRS Tax returns by offering up to $125 for professional preparation per tax return. You must register, use a preparer on our approved list, and only 2017 tax returns are prepared. For more information contact BBEDC at 842-4370.  BBEDC Tax Preparation Application     BBEDC Approved Tax Preparers

Bristol Bay Science & Research Institute (BBSRI) New Website

BBSRI now has it's own website, it will continue to be expanded in the coming months. For more information go to www.bbsri.org

Harvey Samuelsen Scholarship Trust Mid-year Application Opportunity

If you missed out on the HSST Scholarship in the fall of this year, there is another opportunity to apply. Mid-year applications for 2017-2018 are being accepted until January 5, 2018. For more information, contact Pearl Strub at 907-842-4370.  2017-2018 HSST Mid-year Application

Harvey Samuelsen Scholarship Trust Awards 2017-2018 Scholarships

BBEDC is excited to announce the Harvey Samuelsen Scholarship award per student this year was $7,480 with total awards near $400,000. Congratulations to all of our hardworking students! A mid-year scholarship opportunity will be available in January, watch the website for applications towards the end of the year. For more information on our full-time scholarship program, contact Pearl Strub at 842-4370.

BBEDC 2016 Annual Report

BBEDC 2016 AR Cover MAINThe BBEDC 2016 Annual Report is now available. Please take some time to review our activities over the last year and see all of the amazing opportunities available for residents and communities. Enjoy, and please contact us if you are interested in learning more about any of our programs.




Books for Sale- The Canneries, Cabins and Caches of Bristol Bay, Alaska

HSST bookLooking for a gift to give from the Bristol Bay Region? John Branson's book is a great choice. Filled with pictures and history of the Bristol Bay fisher, it is sure to please. For more information or to purchase your copy, contact Laticia at 907-842-4370. Resale quantity discount available. All proceeds from the sale of the book go to the Harvey Samuelsen Scholarship Trust.