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2018 Arctic Winter Games: Call For Cultural Performing Delegates

Inuvialuit drum dancing

Sport North, in conjunction with NWT Arts Council, is now accepting applications for Cultural Performing Delegates for Team NWT to perform at the 2018 Arctic Winter Games held from March 18 to 24 in Fort Smith and Hay River.

They are seeking six cultural delegates and one manager who are interested in participating at the Games.


Application deadline: Friday, January 12, 2018 @ 5:00 pm


Performers can represent different disciplines (i.e. music, theatre, storytelling, drumming, dance, etc.). The manager will be required to submit references from their community and a criminal record check.

Cultural participants in the Arctic Winter Games must be born between January 1, 1997 and December 31, 2003. Candidates should be skilled and experienced performers, ready to present their own work and to participate in common arrangements with other artists.


For more information, please contact:

Community Cultural Development
Culture and Heritage Division
GNWT Education, Culture and Employment
Box 1320, Yellowknife, NT X1A 2L9
Toll-free: 1 (877) 445-2787, ext. 3