Nunavut Arts & Crafts Association

Since its foundation in 1998, the Nunavut Arts and Crafts Association (NACA) has worked to benefit Nunavut artists.
NACA is a non-profit incorporated society that supports and promotes the development and growth of Nunavut's arts and
crafts community through advocacy, communications, artist development, education and marketing.

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Grants to Aboriginal Peoples: Writers and Storytellers

Organization: Canada Council for the Arts
Deadline: May 1
Grant Amount: $5000-$20,000

The Grants to Aboriginal Peoples program has three components:

The Writers and Storytellers component is divided in two categories.

Creative Writing Grants provide support to emerging and mid-career Aboriginal writers and storytellers. Grants support the creation, in English or French, of new literary works including novels, short stories, poetry, children’s and young adults’ literature, graphic novels and literary non-fiction. 

The Aboriginal Languages Grants category provides support to emerging and mid-career Aboriginal writers, storytellers and collectives. Grants support work on oral or written literary projects that are in an Aboriginal language or are bilingual (Aboriginal language and English, or an Aboriginal language and French). Projects in the following fields are eligible: storytelling, novels, short stories, poetry, children’s and young adults’ literature, legends/mythology and literary non-fiction

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