Applications are now closed and will re-open in Spring 2024.
The Indigenous Skills Training Program (IST) supports partner-led activities to enhance skills and capacity development, aiming to improve housing outcomes on-reserve.
Funding can be used to develop culturally relevant content or resources as well as training or mentorship activities. Funds can also be used towards sponsoring or hosting national, regional or local Indigenous conferences or events.
Funding is available for skills development activities that include:
- inspecting and/or
- managing housing
Funding also supports:
- culturally relevant content
- technical support and/or
- Indigenous housing conferences/events
Eligible groups include: First Nations, Tribal Councils, Indigenous organizations, capacity organizations/associations and technical services groups.