Continuing Our Journey – NIB Trust Fund

Continuing Our Journey – NIB Trust Fund

Applications now being accepted for individuals !
JUNE 2, 2017 5:00PM EST.

Applications are currently available online at

The NIB Trust Fund is accepting applications from First Nations and Mètis individuals to support education programs aimed at healing, reconciliation and knowledge building.

All First Nations and Mètis citizens over the age of 18 and with a valid social insurance number are eligible for funding through a competitive application process. Preference will be given to former students of residential schools and their family members.

Application Process:

  • Scholarship for post secondary education
    Only Online applications will be accepted.
  • Bursary for training/certification
    Only online applications will be accepted
  • Award for cultural/traditional/language knowledge building
    We accept online applications or you can download the applications form and send it by email or mail
    please note:  We will not accept hand written applications or applications sent by fax.

The NIB Trust Fund allocated funds in accordance with the Indian Residential School Settlement Agreement of 2007 – the largest settlement agreement in Canadian history which provided compensation to survivors for their experiences at the residential schools. The NIB Trust Fund offers a new opportunity separate from the Indian Residential Schools compensation package.

for more information contact the National Indian Brotherhood Trust Fund directly.
Toll Free: 1-800-268-0520