Funding is available for Sámi Youth projects or existing organizations, and due to the current global situation, proposals aiming at strengthening and support Sámi youth and children during the COVID-19 situation will be prioritized.
Who are we granting to in 2021-2022?
Our vision of the fund is to support Indigenous communities in the Arctic. We are looking to support projects or organizations that are doing work which benefit the Sámi community and that are led by Sámi people.
What do we need from you?
Submit a Letter of Interest in 500 words or less. Please tell us about your project or the work of your organization, and how Sámi people will be engaged. A 3-minute video or audio submission is also acceptable.
What to include in your letter?
What is your name, organization's name and location?
What is the purpose of your project or activity?
What is your vision?
How does it benefit the Sámi community?
How much are we granting?
The AIF intends to give out 4 grants at $30,000 each. This amount is flexible, please specify your grant needs.
When is the deadline?
December 13, 2021
Please submit to our AIF email email@example.com