Communities Cultural Prosperity Fund Due Nov 6, 2010

Supports Cultural Mapping and Planning for First Nations and Tribal Councils. Cultural Mapping is a process that municipalities a dn First Nations often conduct to ensure that long-term community priorities are addressed including getting youth on the land, preserving language and includes mapping improtant sites and recroding stories.

Contact Ministry of tourism and Culture 807.475.1683

Due November 5, 2010

CORDA Applications Due Oct 4, 2010

This program has continued to provide one of the only remaining sources of flexible grant resources focused on renewable and sustainable natural resource activities for First Nation communities and their membership. The Canada Ontario Resource Development Agreement (CORDA) is an agrement between Canada, Ontario and First Nation members in Ontario funded by INAC and the MNR.

Applications must be completed, signed and submitted to: CORDA Office, 123 Paudash Street, RR 2, Keene, ON  K0L 2G0 by October 4, 2010 at 11:59 p.m. EST.

2010 Guide

2010 Application

Safer Communities Applications Due July 23, 2010

Safer and Vital Communities Grant (SVC) for the 2010/11 fiscal year will focus on the development and implementation of projects that take an integrated, multi-disciplinary approach to preventing crime among children (under age 12) and/or youth (ages 12-25). website

Deadline July 23, 2010 Max $20,000

Contact: Ms. Navdeep Sidhu, Community Safety Analyst at 416-314-3081 or via e-mail: to request an application package or should you have any questions regarding the application package.


New Relationship Fund Applications Due May 14, 2010

NRF Enhanced Capacity Building Program
The focus of the Enhanced Capacity Building component is to fund specific projects by First Nations and Métis communities to build their capacity over and above core consultation capacity, and to fund projects by Aboriginal organizations to build capacity to engage with government.

Enhanced Capacity Building Program Guide & Application
Deadline: May 14, 2010.

Contact: 1-866-381-5337


Local Festivals Applications Due April 30, 2010

The Building Communities Through Arts and Heritage Program was created to help you celebrate your community, its past and its present. The Program will increase opportunities, through festivals and other events and activities, for local artists and artisans to be involved in their community and for local groups to commemorate their local history and heritage.

Eligible events and activities must be 2 or more days, local - created by and for your community. They must be open and accessible to the public and strongly encourage and promote the participation of everyone in your community.

Download the Application and Guidelines


Toll-free*: 1-866-811-0055