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Call for proposals – grants and contributions

09 November 2016

Public Service Announcement

Call for proposals – grants and contributions

Start Date: November 9, 2016

End Date: January 16, 2017

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The Department of Culture and Heritage is now accepting applications/proposals for projects that promote, protect or preserve and revitalize the culture, language, arts and heritage of Nunavut.

Community-based, non-profit organizations, municipal corporations or individuals can apply to receive funding under the following categories:

  • Heritage programs – Preserving cultural legacy
  • Elders and youth programs – Support for Elders and youth activities
  • Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit – Maintaining Inuit societal values with social well-being iniatives.
  • Official languages – Language promotion, protection and preservation

If you have questions or would like help completing your application, contact grants and contributions at 867-975-5519 or email You can also visit

Projects must take place between April 1, 2017, and March 31, 2018. Applicants must provide proof of current standing with Nunavut Legal Registries. The deadline to apply is January 31, 2017, at 5 p.m. (eastern standard time).


Media Contact:

Napatchie Kolola

A/Manager, Communications

Department of Culture and Heritage