The Strategic Priorities Program (SPP) provides support to activities and initiatives that address the strategic priorities of Hotıì ts’eeda and its partners. Examples can include training and professional development; attendance at scientific conferences; and, program development. The fund will also support initiatives that further Indigenous and NWT health and wellness, including research capacity, community engagement, and knowledge translation. Methods can be scientific, artistic, Indigenous methodologies, and innovative approaches.
Successful community and regionally focused initiatives can receive a contribution valued up to $5,000. Initiatives that are territorial or national in scope may receive support valued at up to $15,000.
Any partner or other organization that has received cash or in-kind contributions from Hotıì ts’eeda in the same fiscal year of a proposal submission, is not eligible for support through this program. Proposals are accepted on a rolling basis.