Bethany Chase gives a demonstration on how to file an Alaska Permanent Fund dividend application online Wednesday at the Alaska Permanent Fund Division office. PFD applicants must file by midnight tonight to qualify for an early direct deposit of their Alaska Permanent Fund dividends. Qualified applicants will receive their PFD deposits on Oct. 2. The application period for PFDs this year closes March 31. Applications can be filed online at www.pfd.state.ak.us.