Type of Program:
Northern Event Partnership Program provides support to organizations that are staging events that promote economic development in Northern Ontario. Applications must demonstrate that the event will facilitate job creation and retention, investment attraction, tourism and/or research and development/innovation conducive to productivity improvement within an existing and emerging priority economic sector.
Comments on Funding:
Funding will generally not exceed the lesser of 30% of eligible costs to a maximum of $15,000.
If requested, 50% of funding is available upon execution of the legal agreement, and the remainder provided after the final event report has been received. Otherwise, full payment can be claimed in one claim after the final report has been submitted.
When It Ends:
Applicants must be:
The applicant must:
Create an online account using the form on the Northern Ontario Heritage Fund Corporation (NOHFC) website
Follow the onscreen instructions to complete each section of your application
Click "Submit application".
NOHFC will contact the applicant in 2 to 4 weeks!
Event Partnership projects will be required to submit a post-event final report that includes (if applicable): final agenda for the event, number of actual attendees versus forecast, attendee evaluations of the event, a comparison of projected results versus actual, and anticipated long-term impacts and learning outcomes.
Other Things to Note:
Applications must be submitted a minimum of 16 weeks prior to the event date.
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