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

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.

Maximum Funding

  • Artist Projects: $7,500
  • Community/Collaboration/Collective Projects: $10,000


Adjudication Process and Allocation Methodology


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.

Recognizing Provincial Funding

Recent Recipients


Carol Greyeyes
(306) 964-1165 (Saskatoon) or 1-800-667-7526 (Toll-Free)
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