The new FIRE (Funding Indigenous Resurgence in Edmonton) grants program is holding a series of Lunch and Learn opportunities in early-mid May for those interested in submitting an application to explore key subject areas that support Indigenous Self-Determination, Reconciliation, and Resurgence of Indigenous Culture. FIRE applications are due May 20. Potential applicants are encouraged to visit the Heritage Community Investment Program (HCIP) page for upcoming and ongoing deadlines. Applications are currently open for the HCIP (Heritage Community Investment Program) streams Research & Planning and Project Accelerator (deadlines: June 4) as well as Change Capital and Career Development (open throughout 2021 via rolling intake). Learn about some of the heritage work we’re helping fund in this new announcement and catch up on our recently updated COVID-19 FAQs (webpage or PDF).