Comments on Funding:
Funding is up to a maximum of $10 million over five years and will normally not exceed $2.5 million per applicant per year.Applicants must provide a minimum of 50% of the funding towards eligible costs.
- a national industry-wide basis in the agriculture, agri-food, agri-based products sector, including fish and seafood;
- a regional basis in the agriculture, agri-food, agri-based products sector, including fish and seafood, that represent significant Canadian production within that sector and can demonstrate their ability to deliver a project from a national perspective.
The applicant must submit the following documentation in addition to the application form:
Other Things to Note:
Applications for year 4 (2021-22) and year 5 (2022-23) will be accepted from December 1, 2020 until January 31, 2021, or until funding has been fully committed or until otherwise announced by the program. The program will prioritize applications received within these dates.
Eligible applications received after January 31, 2021 will only be considered if sufficient funding remains, or until otherwise announced by the program.The program ends March 31, 2023.This program is part of the Canadian Agricultural Partnership.