Funding will be available for Youth projects or existing organizations, and due to the current global situation, proposals aiming at strengthening and support youth and children during the COVID-19 situation will be prioritized.


Who are we granting to in Fall 2020?

Indigenous Youth projects or existing Indigenous youth organizations.


What we need from you?

  • Submit a Letter of Interest in 500 words or less.

  • Please tell us about your project and how Indigenous youth with be engaged.

  • A 3-minute video or audio submission is also acceptable.


Please make sure to include the following in your submission:

  • What is your name, organizations name and location?

  • What is the project purpose?

  • What is your vision?

  • How it benefits Indigenous youth?


How much are we granting?

The AIF intend to give out 2 grants at $30,000 USD each. This amount is flexible, please specify your grant needs:

  1. $10,000-$20,000 USD

  2. $20,000-$30,000 USD

  3. Other: (Please specify).

Include the amount in your letter with a brief explanation of your grant needs. 


When is the deadline?

June 05, 2020


Please submit to our AIF email


              Enaa baasee' - Denaakk'e (Koyukon)                        'Awa'ahdah - Eyak                           Baasee' - Holikachuk                          Chin'an - Dena'ina

                 Dogedinh - Deg Xinag (Deg Hit'an)                       Nt'oyaxsn - Tsimshian                      Gunalchéesh - Tlingit                          Háw'aa - Haida

Igamsiqanaghalek - Siberian Yupik                            Basi' - Lower Tanana                       Mahsi' choo - Gwich'in                          Mahsi' - Hän Gwich'in

Mosiy' / Tsen'anh - Upper Kuskokwim                         Tsin'aen - Ahtna                               Tsin'ęę - Tanacross                                Tsen'ii (Upper Tanana)

                   Qagaasakung - Unangax (Aleut)                          Quyana - Yup'ik/Cup'ik                 Quyanaasinaq - Sugpiaq (Alutiiq)           Quyanaqpak – Inupiaq

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