Indigenous Language Projects: language revitalization projects, including workshops and classes. Examples:
Cultural Research, Documentation, Tools and Resources: research, documentation and development of materials to support cultural awareness and traditional knowledge. Examples:
Cultural Mentorship or Learning: projects involving training and mentorship in cultural knowledge or activities. Examples:
Youth: culture projects designed for and/or by Indigenous youth to enhance their knowledge of and access to land-based activities, traditional skills, teachings and Indigenous protocols. Examples:
The priorities of all Indigenous Culture Fund (ICF) programs are to support:
Note: For art presentations or exhibitions that are contemporary and/or do not involve culture and community in the creation and delivery, see OAC’s Indigenous Arts Projects program.
May 15, 2018, 1p.m. ET. A second 2018 deadline is to be determined.
Note: Applicants may apply for up to 100 per cent of the project costs, but are encouraged to seek revenue from a variety of sources where possible.
If you receive a grant you must submit a final report upon completion of the project. A final report form will be available in Nova. Final reports for this program require grant recipients to provide:
Complete instructions and requirements are in the application in Nova .
For information on how assessors rate applications see the Indigenous Culture Fund Project Grants Assessment Criteria.