Winter Holidays Grant

Our Winter Holidays grant provides an annual $10,000 grant for each Gwaii Trust Community to celebrate the holiday season.

Who can apply?
  • Local governments
How much money is available?
Application deadline
  • Applications will be accepted throughout the year until December 1 at 4 pm. 
  • Applications must be received a minimum of one month before the project is planned to start. 
Eligible uses of the grant
  • This grant may be applied for and used at the discretion of the individual community governance applicants.
  • Projects must be of general benefit to community members.
  • This grant is intended to address the needs and wishes of each individual community around the holiday season.
Ineligible uses of the grant
  • Core funding.
  • Expenses incurred prior to approval.
  • Other items as outlined in the General Grant Guidelines. 
How to apply

Full details of the Winter Holidays Grant can be found in the Application Guide. 

Email project.officer@gwaiitrust.com for an application.

Approval process

Approvals usually take up to three weeks. Decisions are made by staff according to board policy.