Indigenous community and economic development programs

Grant funding and other supports are available to First Nations, Métis communities and Indigenous-serving organizations.

Services and information

The Alberta Indigenous Opportunities Corporation will support job creating investments from Indigenous communities.

Supports projects that remove barriers and strengthens socio-economic opportunities for Alberta’s urban Indigenous people.

Helps Indigenous community-owned businesses capitalize on business development opportunities to improve socio-economic outcomes.

Supports Indigenous community-owned businesses / organizations to identify and plan for economic opportunities.

Supports initiatives that help Indigenous communities and Indigenous serving organizations connect their members to employment.


Indigenous Relations works to build partnerships between Indigenous communities and organizations and industry, other levels of government and non-Indigenous organizations to enhance the participation of Indigenous people in the economy.


To connect with staff of Alberta Indigenous Relations:

Hours: 8:15 am to 4:30 pm (open Monday to Friday, closed statutory holidays)
Phone: 780-427-2711
Toll free: 310-0000 before the phone number (in Alberta)
Fax: 780-427-4019
Contact Government

Reception / Mail / Courier:

Alberta Indigenous Relations
19th Floor, Commerce Place
10155 102 Street NW
Edmonton, Alberta  T5J 4G8