Sponsorship Program

We provide sponsorship to all eligible members of the Cree Arts and Crafts Association. The Sponsorship program is designed to increase opportunities for our members and support their artistic and career development in the arts, including the purchase of supplies and equipment.

Sponsorship Request Dates

Deadline for submissions are:

February 1st

April 1st

July 1st

October 1st

All applicants must submit by these dates to be eligible.

Next Submission Deadline ( Feb 1, 2022 5pm )


Criteria of Eligibility for the Applicant

Applicant Categories & Funding

Applicants are categorized in the following categories:

  • The amounts awarded shall vary between $500.00 up to a maximum of $5,000.00 per project.
  • The amount awarded shall correspond to 20% of the amount requested, but shall not exceed the maximum amount of $5,000.
  • The amount awarded shall depend on the category of the applicant, with a maximum amount of:
    • $500.00 in the Amateur category
    • $2000.00 in the Semi-Professional category
    • $5000.00 in the Professional category
  • Larger amounts may be awarded if the project is far-reaching and if it benefits the Cree Nation of Eeyou Istchee.
  • The sponsorship request must be submitted by an applicant prior to the deadline

How to Apply

Applying for sponsorship is fairly easy. Download the application form below, fill it out electronically on your computer or tablet, attached the required documents and send it via email to the following :

Adrienne Shecapio
Special Projects and Events Coordinator
Phone: 418-745-2444
Fax: 418-745-2324

Documents & Downloads

All of our PDF forms can be filled electronically and saved, so you do not need to print it or hand write your application. 

You are required to fill the application form completely in order to submit your application.

Need Help?

If you require any help in filling out the application form or have any questions about our sponsorship program, please do the hesitate to contact us.

Adrienne Shecapio
Special Projects and Events Coordinator
Phone: 418-745-2444  Ext. 3000
Fax: 418-745-2324

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