This Week’s Top New Grants and Incentives

The U.S. government published 69 new grant programs this week, including funding for Great Lakes Fish and Wildlife, Cancer Center Support, and Short Documentaries. Keep reading to get an overview of three new top grants announced this week. Program #1. Great Lakes Fish and Wildlife Restoration Act Department. Interior Max. grant. $1.38M Deadline. Jan. 7 Eligibility. Nonprofits, academic[…]

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BC Funding for Clean Energy in First Nation Communities

Remote First Nation communities in BC can apply for funding to transition from diesel to clean energy. Quick Facts. The Renewable Energy for Remote Communities (RERC) program has a budget of $16.5M. It will support projects that help remote communities shift to renewable energy, moving away from polluting diesel generators to cleaner energy sources. RERC[…]

French-language Services Funding in BC

The Government of British Columbia is accepting applications from nonprofits under the Provincial Funding for French Language Services program. Quick Facts. The program has a one-time $250k budget. Funding will help implement initiatives that enhance services in French and promote the linguistic vitality of the French-speaking community. The funding is managed by the B.C. Francophone[…]

New Brunswick Environmental Trust Fund Now Open

The Government of New Brunswick is now accepting applications for funding under the Environmental Trust Fund. Quick Facts. Municipalities, community groups, First Nations, nonprofits and institutions are eligible. The 2020-21 priority action areas for the fund are: protecting the environment; increasing environmental awareness; managing waste; addressing climate change; and building sustainable communities. The deadline is Nov. 30. Last year, the[…]

Who Got Government Grants This Week

Funding for the week of Oct. 28 under Canadian federal and provincial grants and business incentive programs reached $242.2M, up from $95.2M during the previous week. Top Sector…The Academic sector ranked first, attracting $109M, or 45% of national disbursements. Top Region…BC is the top province this week, securing $87.6M and accounting for 36% of total[…]

$50M in Funding Available for Natural Gas in Alberta

Emissions Reduction Alberta (ERA)  is accepting applications under its new $50M Natural Gas Challenge. Quick Facts. This funding will support cleantech projects that reduce greenhouse gas emissions (GHG). Innovators with pilot, demonstration, scale-up, and first-of-kind deployment projects in the upstream, midstream, and downstream natural gas industry are eligible. Technology developers, industry, industrial associations, SMEs, R&D[…]