Comments on Funding:
Funding is up to 90% of the project’s total eligible costs, to a maximum of $500,000 per project, per year or a maximum of $2.5 million over five years.
Eligible project costs will be cost-shared with the applicant. Applicant’s portion of the cost-share can be Cash and/or In-Kind Contributions.
Total government funding cannot exceed 100% of the project’s total eligible costs.
Applicants must be:
Applicants must submit a proposal and they will receive an acknowledgment notice. A proposal is considered submitted when the applicant receives the acknowledgement notice. For information on how to complete and/or receive the Proposal Form, contact AAFC by telephone at 1-866-367-8506 or by email at email@example.com .
Due to the high demand for the initiative, applications will be accepted until July 31, 2021, for projects to be completed by or before March 31, 2023.
A budget, indicating all sources of funding for the project, will be required, and form part of your Proposal Form.
Other Things to Note:
- Due to the high demand, the application intake period for the Indigenous Agriculture and Food Systems Initiative has been suspended.
- For more information on the Indigenous Agriculture and Food Systems Initiative, please contact the initiative’s administration at firstname.lastname@example.org.