Grants

The Department of Executive and Indigenous Affairs (EIA) provides financial assistance to Aboriginal organizations in the Northwest Territories for annunal general assemblies, special assemblies, public community celebrations of National Aboriginal Day, and other special events. The Department also administers grants on behalf of the Women's Advisory.

You can apply for the following funding:

Core Funding to Métis Locals: EIA provides financial assistance to Métis Locals in the Northwest Territories in the form of annual core funding to assist with office operating costs.

Women's Initiatives Grant: EIA, through the Women’s Advisory Office, provides funding to support special projects designed to enhance the cultural, economic, political and social participation of women in the Northwest Territories. A maximum amount of $5,000 is awarded per project.

A Call for Proposals for the Women’s Initiative Grant Program is advertised in April.  For more information, contact the Special Advisor, Women’s Advisory Unit at:  (867) 767-9025 ext. 18006.