Environmental Grant Program | Alberta Ecotrust

Value:

o      Community Grants: maximum $7,500, up to 75% of eligible expenses

o      Major Grants: maximum $30,000,up to 75% of eligible expenses

Description:

The heart of Alberta Ecotrust’s work is supporting the people and projects that effectively address Alberta’s most pressing environmental issues. We accomplish this primarily by investing in Alberta environmental non-governmental organizations to more effectively deliver programs, projects, and results that advance their environmental missions within our issue priorities. EcoCity Edmonton offers two grant streams:

o      Community Grants: Community grants support community-based projects that typically focus on local opportunities for change through stewardship and action. These projects must be completed in one year.  Community Engagement Grants: support community-based projects that typically focus on local opportunities for change through stewardship and education

o      Major Grants: This program is designed to support more comprehensive projects that have the potential to result in substantial environmental benefit. The application process is more comprehensive and will be undertaken in two parts. These projects must be completed within a year

Eligibility:

o      Public interest charities operating in Alberta whose vision and mission primarily focus on protecting the environment

o      Qualified First Nations

Eligible Expenses:

o      Salaries

o      Contractor wages

o      Travel and accommodations

o      Existing programs that address our three environmental priorities

o      Publications

o      Website development

o      Supplies and materials

o      Portion of rent, telephone, etc.

o      Project-specific training

Deadline:

o      Letter of Intent: March 31, 2018; September 14, 2018

o      Application: May 14, 2018; October 31, 2018

Contact: Alberta Ecotrust | 1-800-465-2147 | grants@albertaecotrust.com

Website: http://www.albertaecotrust.com/ecocityedmonton/

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