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Awards

Innvista - Literature Awards 

Saskatchewan Book Awards - First Peoples' Writing Award, First Peoples' Publishing Award

Burt Award for First Nations, Métis and Inuit Literature 

Education / Studies

Aboriginal Languages and Culture

First Nations University of Canada


Gabriel Dumont Institute of Native Studies and Applied Research

Good Minds - First Nations, Inuit and Métis Resources

Indigenous Studies Portal Research Tool - University of Saskatchewan Portal

University of Manitoba Native Studies

Festivals and Related Events

Ânskohk Aboriginal Literary Festival 

Events sponsored by Saskatchewan Aboriginal Literacy Network (SALN)

Ogamas Brandon Aboriginal Literary Festival - Bi-annual Aboriginal literary festival; next date: Autumn 2011

Funding

Canada Council for the Arts - Grants to Aboriginal Writers, Storytellers and Publishers 

Language, Heritage and Culture

Saskatchewan Aboriginal Resources

Saskatchewan Arts Board - Aboriginal Arts and Cultural Leadership (AACL) - Deadlines: April 15 & October 15

Saskatchewan Arts Board - Indigenous Pathways Initiative - Community & Independent Artists Grants - Deadline: April 15

SaskCulture - First Nations and Métis Initiatives

General Resources

Contemporary Aboriginal Arts in Canada - article

Online Cree Dictionary

Saskatchewan Indian - selection of articles

The Virtual Museum of Métis History and Culture

Markets and Competitions

The Heart of the Maze, Imagining Indigenous futurisms: Science Fiction Writing Contest - Deadline: November 2010

Canadian Aboriginal Writing Challenge - Creative writing contest for Aboriginal youth for ages 14-18 and 19-29 - Deadline: March 31, 2011

Places for Writers

Media

Aboriginal Peoples Television Network (APTN)

Missinipi Broadcasting Corporation (MBC)

Western Association of Aboriginal Broadcasters

Networking and Organization

Common Weal
Cree Literacy Network
Cultural Connections for Aboriginal Youth

Saskatchewan Aboriginal Literacy Network (SALN)

Saskatchewan Indian Cultural Centre (SICC) - host of annual First Nations Language Keepers Conference 

Saskatchewan Native Theatre Company - acting, scriptwriting 

Saskatchewan Aboriginal Writers Circle Inc. (SAWCI)

The Aboriginal Multimedia Society (AMMSA)

Turning Point
- offers cyber-space for Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal people in Canada to have open and direct communication with each other.

Turtle Island Native Networking

Periodicals

Aboriginal Voices Magazine

Eagle Feather News

New Breed Magazine

Saskatchewan Sage

Windspeaker - Canada's National Aboriginal News Source - publishing since March 1983

The New Nation: La noovel nassyon


Turtle Island News

Publishers

Aboriginal Publishers & Resources

Collections Canada - Aboriginal Publishers - a collection of publishers who have published Aboriginal stories

GDI Publishing

Kegedonce Press

Ningwakwe Learning Press

Penumbra Press

Pemmican Publications

Theytus Books

Residencies and Retreats

Banff Residencies for Aboriginal Artists



 


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