The Indigenous Peoples Art and Artists program supports the development and continuation of Indigenous Peoples’ art forms in Saskatchewan.
The program offers two grant types:
Artist Projects: allowing Indigenous artists to work on their own artistic/cultural practice in any art form
Community/Collaboration/Collective Projects: supporting Indigenous artists and Traditional Knowledge and Language Keepers to share their art, skills and teachings with their communities.
Application Closing Date
April 15 and October 15
Note: Applications are now available online. They will not be accepted past the deadline date.
Eligible Applicants: Indigenous artists and/or Traditional Knowledge Keepers/Elders working in any art form who are Saskatchewan residents; small groups or collectives of Saskatchewan Indigenous artists working in any art form.
Please review the Guidelines for more information on eligibility.
- Artist Projects: $7,500
- Community/Collaboration/Collective Projects: $10,000
Applicants are informed of grant decisions no later than 60 days after the deadline.
A list of grant recipients will be posted below.
Forms and Information
Documents are subject to revision up to six weeks before the submission deadline.
- Apply Online
- Indigenous Peoples Art and Artists Application Guidelines
- Final reports should be submitted online. If you applied prior to June2017 using a paper application and would like a final report on paper, please contact your Program Consultant.
Recognizing Provincial Funding
(306) 964-1165 (Saskatoon) or 1-800-667-7526 (Toll-Free)