Researcher Capacity Development Program

The Researcher Capacity Development Program's purpose is to provide university and college researchers working in the NWT with funding support to engage Indigenous people and local residents in conducting research in the NWT, with the goal of building research capacity among Indigenous and NWT residents.


Applicants must be academic researchers connected with a recognized degree-granting college or university.

How to Apply

Proposals are accepted on a rolling basis. Please contact Lianne Mantla-Look at for more information. 

Download the full program criteria below:

Researcher Capacity Development Program