First Nations Health and Science-Related Career Promotion Grants

The First Nations Education Steering Committee, in partnership with the First Nations Health Authority, is pleased to administer the First Nations Health and Science Related Career Promotion Initiative. The purpose of the initiative is to support First Nations communities to encourage students to consider health and science related careers in positive ways that will inspire them to pursue education and career opportunities in those fields.

  • Total funding available for distribution: $210,000
  • Approximately 42 grants of up to $5,000 will be awarded to successful applications
  • Allocation of grants determined by quality of proposal submitted, with consideration of regional representation

2019/2020 Program

  1. Program Guidelines
  2. Proposal Form – Submission Due: November 29, 2019

The final report deadline for this program is extended to August 31, 2020.  See the update.

See full details in the Program Guidelines or contact 604-925-6087 if you have any questions.