About this Program
The Environmental Contaminants Program supports First Nations projects that explore the link between human health and environmental contaminants. The program is intended to:
To prepare a request for program funding, please see Environment Containment Guidelines for Proposals. This document includes
The document also includes tools and resources for requirements for your proposal format, as well as:
Please note that FNHA no longer holds an annual call for proposals. Requests for funding can be submitted through FNHA Environmental Health.
People may be exposed to many sources of naturally occurring and human-made environmental contaminants.
At certain levels, exposure to contaminants in air, water, food and soil can cause or contribute to a variety of adverse health effects. FNHA works to: