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Call for proposals – grants and contributions

02 November 2015

Public Service Announcement 

Call for proposals – grants and contributions 

The Department of Culture and Heritage is now accepting funding proposals for 2016-17, for projects that promote culture, languages, arts and heritage in Nunavut. 

Non-profit organizations, municipal corporations and individuals can apply under the following categories: 

Heritage programs – Preserving cultural legacy 

Elders and youth programs – Support for elders and youth 

Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit – Maintaining Inuit societal values 

Official languages – Language promotion, protection and preservation 

Non-profit organizations must provide proof of current good standing with Nunavut Legal Registries. 

Have questions? Contact Culture and Heritage at 1-866-934-2035, in Iqaluit at 975-5519, or email You can also visit

Please note that the new deadline to apply is January 31, 2016, 5 p.m. (local time). 


Media Contact: 

Qajaaq Ellsworth 
Manager, Communications 
Department of Culture and Heritage 
Government of Nunavut