The First Peoples' Cultural Council is a First Nations-run Crown Corporation with a mandate to support the revitalization of Indigenous languages, arts, culture and heritage in British Columbia. We provide funding and resources to
communities, monitor the status of First Nations languages and develop
policy recommendations for First Nations leadership and government.

First Peoples' News

Apply for the BCLI Grant Online!

FPCC is accepting online submissions for the B.C. Language Initiative (BCLI).  More>

FPCC Launches Online Grant Portal

FPCC transforms our grant application and reporting process with a new online Grant Portal!  More>

FPCC Releases Policy Paper on Heritage

FPCC released a policy paper on Indigenous Cultural Heritage (ICH). It is the first time a policy paper on ICH was produced by Indigenous people in Canada.  More>

New Resource for Language in the Home

The FPCC has a free handbook to help families bring language into their home. It is useful at any stage of language learning  More>

IAP Arts Grants Deadline Extension!

The Indigenous Arts program is now accepting grant applications for the 2019/20 program year. Apply now for Indigenous arts funding in B.C.  More>

Indigenous heritage grants in B.C.

New Cultural Heritage Grants!

We are excited to announce a new grant program that supports efforts to protect British Columbia’s Indigenous cultural heritage now and into the future.  More>