Sediment Sampling For Mineral Potential

Prospector's Grubstake Program (SEED)

The GNWT’s Prospectors Grubstake Program provides funding to NWT prospectors to help offset costs for prospecting activities. It is one way that the GNWT is working to stimulate grassroots mineral exploration in the NWT.

Through the Support for Entrepreneurs and Economic Development (SEED) - Micro Business Program, individual prospectors may be eligible to receive grubstakes up to $5 000 over 5 years.

What are the funds for?

Purchase of tools and equipment that would be used to carry out field evaluations of staked mineral claims

How do I apply?

Download the SEED application form below. 

For more information contact or visit your local regional office.

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