Trapper's Grubstake


The Trapper’s Grubstake program is designed to provide support and offset some of the start-up costs required at the beginning of the season.



Individuals who hold a valid NWT General Hunting License, Special Trapping License, and/or beneficiaries of NWT land claims, who are residents in the NWT.  Trappers must have delivered the minimum requirement of 20 pelts to market in the previous trapping season.   

Funding or Loan Amount: 
Up to $2,000. per year depending on pelts delivered.
Funding Sector: