Inuit Cultural Education Centres Grant Program

This program provides grants to Inuit individuals and Inuit cultural education centres to develop and promote Inuit cultural heritage.


The 2021 to 2022 call for proposals to support activities under the Inuit Cultural Education Centres Grant Program is now closed. The deadline to submit a proposal was May 7, 2021 at 11:59 pm Eastern time.

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About the program

This program supports Inuit individuals and communities in expressing, preserving, developing and promoting their cultural heritage.

The program also helps Inuit share their cultural heritage with other Canadians, promoting cross-cultural awareness between Inuit and non-Inuit communities.

A maximum amount of $5,000 may be made available per recipient within a fiscal year for eligible expenditures.

Who can apply

Inuit cultural education centres may also be eligible to apply for the First Nations and Inuit Cultural Education Centres Program.


The deadline to submit proposals was May 7, 2021.

How to apply

Applicants must submit detailed proposals clearly stating how the proposed project will meet program objectives.

ISC's regional staff review and approve proposals.

Please follow the instructions in the Inuit Cultural Education Centres Grant Program: National Program Guidelines 2021 to 2022.

Only electronic forms are accepted. If you have access to the department's Services Portal you can get the electronic form by opening a session on the portal. If you do not have access to the portal, please contact your regional office to get access to the portal.

All proposals will be assessed by these criteria.

To find out more, contact ISC by email at or by telephone at 1-800-567-9604 and ask to speak to an Education Officer.

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