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2020-2021 Individual Applications are now open.

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.

 Application Process:

Please note:  We will not accept handwritten applications or applications sent by fax.

The NIB Trust Fund allocates funds in accordance with the Indian Residential Schools Settlement Agreement of 2007 – the largest settlement agreement in Canadian history which provided compensation to survivors for their experiences at residential school. The NIB Trust Fund offers a new opportunity separate from Indian residential school’s compensation packages. 

Need help with completing the online application? Watch our YouTube video!

For more information please contact the National Indian Brotherhood Trust Fund directly.
Toll-Free: 1-888-268-0520
Email: [email protected]


NIB Trust Staff