The NIB Trust Fund accepts applications for funding for programs aimed at education, healing and reconciliation, and cultural knowledge building. The goal of the NIB Trust Fund is to help First Nations, Métis people and communities address the impacts of the Indian residential school's system, and to provide resourcing to create meaningful opportunities that improve the quality of life for First Nations and Métis people.
The NIB Trust Fund is accepting applications from First Nation and Métis individuals to support education programs aimed at healing, reconciliation and knowledge building.
All First Nations and Métis citizens over the age of 18 and with a valid social insurance number are eligible for funding through a competitive application process. Priority will be given to former students of residential schools and their family members .
The Call for Groups/Organizations Applications is currently closed.
We are no longer accepting Group/Organization Applications as the deadline was November 20, 2019, 5:00PM EST (Eastern Standard Time). The next call for Groups/Organization Applications will be available in November 2020.
Please contact the NIB Trust Fund to find out if your program is eligible.