Principal funders

Thank you to all those who support NSI through donations and partnerships. That support ensures Canadian stories make it to the screen and are shared with the world.

Our programs are made possible with your support and with ongoing funding from: Core Funders: Manitoba Sport, Culture and Heritage, the City of Winnipeg through the Winnipeg Arts Council; Benefactors: TELUS, Telefilm Canada; Patrons: Bell Media, CBC; Builder: APTN; Indigenous Training Programs Partner: Directors Guild of Canada; Strategic Sponsors: Super Channel, Corus Entertainment, Blue Ant Media, Manitoba Film & Music, RBC Emerging Artists Project, documentary Channel, Centre for Aboriginal Human Resource Development (CAHRD); Canada Media Fund (CMF), The Winnipeg Foundation; Industry Partner: National Film Board of Canada; Friends: Stantec, William F. White International, Deluxe. operates with ongoing funding from Festival Partner: Telefilm Canada; Supporting Sponsors: Corus Entertainment, Super Channel.

Core funders




Indigenous Training Programs Partner

Strategic sponsors

Industry Partner


Program sponsors

Please visit the links below to view partners for each of our training courses.

CBC New Indigenous Voices

– NSI Totally Television

NSI IndigiDocs

NSI New Northern Voices

NSI Business for Producers

Conflict, Cooperation & HR Principles

Manitoba Content Creators Development Accelerator