SPRING GRANTS 2021
APPLICATION DEADLINE EXTENDED UNTIL MARCH 4
This entire Grant Process, including reviewing requirements and examples, can be done orally (phone or video) or in writing.
Do not feel discouraged if you have never applied for a grant before. We want to hear about your ideas and support the vision of our relations.
Please reach out with questions or feedback.
Currently reside within the CRD (for grant distribution)
Applicants must meet one or more of the following criteria:
Ancestral to one or more of the 4 ancestral territories ŚW̱,ȻENEṈITEL serves;
Clear connection to any of the 4 ancestral territories served by ŚW̱,ȻENEṈITEL (ie. relationship to land, families, communities, etc); and/or
Indigenous Person or Persons living or working within the CRD, willing to follow local protocols of the lands in which they are on.
Commit to participating in ŚW̱,ȻENEṈITEL Indigenous-led Place Based Grant model;
Be in line with the ŚW̱,ȻENEṈITEL mandate and principles;
Clearly identify connection to any of the 4 ancestral territories;
Indigenous-led, priority given to local Indigenous leadership;
Meet with ŚW̱,ȻENEṈITEL Initiative Team (application and reporting stages); and
Commit to sharing project story with the ŚW̱,ȻENEṈITEL Initiative.
For full Applicant and Project Eligibility, go to Grant Criteria.