PEI Infrastructure Funding Now Open For Applications

Communities, organizations, and businesses in Prince Edward Island can now apply for funding for public transit, green infrastructure, culture, recreation, and community development. Quick Facts. The Investing in Canada Infrastructure Program (ICIP) will provide more than $366M in federal funding over the next decade for PEI infrastructure projects. The funding streams currently open for application[…]

New Workplace Harassment and Violence Prevention Fund

The Government of Canada has announced the launch of the Workplace Harassment and Violence Prevention Fund. Quick Facts. This fund will provide $3.5M per year to projects that prevent and address workplace harassment and violence. The organizations receiving funding will co-develop tools and resources to support behavioural changes in the workplace, provide guidance to workers[…]

Foreign Credential Recognition (FCR) Program Call for Concepts

The Government of Canada has launched a Call for Concepts under its Foreign Credential Recognition (FCR) Program. Quick Facts. The total funding for this call is up to $10M. This will fund approximately 15 projects to help newcomers find work. The Government is seeking innovative and collaborative concepts that address specific barriers to the integration[…]

Who Got Government Grants This Week

Funding for the week of March 4 under Canadian federal and provincial grants and business incentive programs reached $989.8M, up from $126.8M during the previous week. Top Sector. The municipal and nonprofit sector ranked first, attracting $713.1M, 72% of total incentives. Top Region. Alberta is the top province this week, securing $592.9M and accounting for 60% of total national[…]

Community-Nominated Priority Places for Species at Risk Program Now Open

Environment and Climate Change Canada has launched a new fund to protect species at risk: the Community-Nominated Priority Places for Species at Risk program. Quick Facts. The grant is open to communities across Canada. It has a budget of $15.6M over four years. It will support projects in communities that are bringing people together to protect[…]

NL Community Transportation Grant Program Open

The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador has announced that applications are now being accepted for the new Newfoundland and Labrador Community Transportation Program. Quick Facts. The purpose of the new program is to make funding available for a wider range of community transportation needs, following the recent evaluation of the Age-Friendly Transportation Pilot. This program[…]

NS Funding for Farmers

The Government of Nova Scotia is making $16.7M in funding available through the Frost Loss Program to farmers who suffered financial losses from severe frost last June. Quick Facts. The funding will help farmers recover and prepare for the upcoming harvest season. The most impacted crops were wine grapes, wild blueberries, apples, and Christmas trees. Through the[…]

Who Got Government Grants This Week

Funding for the week of Feb. 18 under Canadian federal and provincial grants and business incentive programs reached $508.4M, down from $1.09B during the previous week. Top Sector. The municipal and nonprofit sector ranked first, attracting $147.1M, 29% of total incentives. Top Region. Newfoundland and Labrador is the top province this week, securing $136.8M and[…]

Alberta Culture Days Grants

The Government of Alberta is inviting communities and organizations to apply for funding to host Alberta Culture Days events to showcase arts, heritage, diversity, and community spirit. Quick Facts. Alberta Culture Days will be held Sept. 27–29. Grants are open to cultural organizations, nonprofits, venues and facilities, school and community groups, First Nation and Métis[…]

Applications to soon open for ON agri-food sector

The Governments of Canada and Ontario have announced that beginning in March, farmers and other businesses can again apply for support under the Canadian Agricultural Partnership for projects to boost innovation, economic development, environmental stewardship, and food safety. Quick Facts. The intake will take place between March 22 and May 6. More information will be available on[…]