2018 Grant Recipients

In 2018, the Law Foundation provided a grant to:

Chris Hummel, QIA law internship

Marion Lewis, Nunavut Law Program student

University of Saskatchewan, Nunavut Law Program ( Cultural Activities and Emergency Fund for Students)

View current policy and application

Please note the Board of Directors is currently reviewing the General Grant policy. The Inuktitut version of both the policy and application form will be provided as soon the work of the Board is completed. Please contact the administrator for application deadline dates: .

[Click here] to view or download the general policy grant.
[Click here] download the direct fill-in application form. Requires Adobe Acrobat reader.

Extraordinary grant proposals may be considered at a regular Directors meeting throughout the year depending upon the availability of funds and the majority approval of the Board of Directors.

Launch of the Video Understanding the Nunavut Court Process  in all 4 languages

The Foundation is pleased to be part of this important initiative and to support access to justice initiatives that enhance public awareness and experience with the legal system as it is an important guiding principles for the work of the Foundation.

Read the complete speech by Director Marie Belleau INUKENG .

Read the Government of Nunavut’s announcement INUK; ENG; IKW and FR .

The video is a first step to help Nunavummiut understand the criminal court process and for complainants and other witnesses who may be called to court to testify.

ᑕᕐᕆᔭᒐᔅᓴᓕᐅᕐᓂᖅ ᑕᒪᓐᓇ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᒐᔅᓴᐅᔪᖅ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᕈᑕᐅᓗᓂ ᖃᓄᐃᓕᐅᖃᑦᑕᖅᑐᓂᒃ ᐱᕋᔭᖃᑦᑕᖅᑐᓂᒃ ᐃᖅᑲᖅᑐᐃᓕᕆᓂᕐᒧᑦ.

Copies of the video can be obtained by contacting Community Justice at or 1866-456-5216.

ᐊᔾᔨᖏᓐᓂᒃ ᑕᕐᕆᔭᒐᔅᓴᓂᒃ ᐱᔭᐅᔪᓐᓇᖅᑐᑦ ᖃᐅᔨᒋᐊᕐᓗᑎᑦ ᓄᓇᓕᓐᓂ ᐃᖅᑲᖅᑐᓕᕆᔨᒃᑯᑦ ᐅᕙᓂ
ᐅᕝᕙᓘᓐᓃᑦ 1866-456-5216.

We thank the Qulliit Nunavut Status of Women Council for supporting the Access to Knowledge Initiative under the guidance of the Law

Society of Nunavut. The Council is an important stakeholder for the Family Issues and Family Violence priority theme of the Initiative. We dropped by the Council office on May 27  in Iqaluit and met with Beth Beattie, ED ( left) and Charlotte Borg, President (right)to provide a grant that will help to disseminate the legal information on their new website.

Grant to Robin Anawak

The Law Foundation provided a grant in November 2013 to Robin Anawak in support of his efforts to complete the LSAT exams in Ottawa. The Board of Directors wishes Mr. Anawak the best of luck !