Call for Applications for the 2022-2023 NGO Stabilization Fund

Public Service Announcement

Yellowknife — May 24, 2022

Shane Thompson, Minister of Municipal and Community Affairs (MACA), has announced the annual call for applications for the 2022-2023 NGO Stabilization Fund.

The NGO Stabilization Fund provides special funding intended to help NGOs stabilize or develop their capacity to manage the critical GNWT funded programs and services that they offer to the public.

Through this fund, support can be provided for eligible costs like; general management, governance, organizational development, and extraordinary operations costs related to the delivery of critical GNWT funded programs and services. Collaborative projects that build the capacity of more than one NGO are encouraged.

New in 2022-2023:

  • Organizations in Yellowknife no longer need to receive $50,000 or more in GNWT funding annually to be eligible to apply.
  • To be eligible for funding, organizations must receive some annual GNWT funding for the delivery of critical services or programs, and must be compliant with existing funding agreements.

For more information and to obtain an application form, please go to:

Phone (867) 767-9166 Ext. 21107
Fax (867) 920-6467
or e-mail

The deadline for 2022-2023 applications is June 17th, 2022.


For media inquiries, contact:

Jay Boast
Communications Planning Specialist
Municipal and Community Affairs
Government of the Northwest Territories
Phone: (867) 767-9162 ext. 21044