EcoAction Community Funding Program to Engage Indigenous Peoples, Youth or Small Businesses (Canada)
Deadline: 3 March 2020
Government of Canada is seeking proposals for its EcoAction Community Funding Program which is available for new projects that engage Canadians and clearly demonstrate measurable, positive results related to fresh water, a key environmental priority.
10+ Funders for Agriculture, Food and Nutrition
10+ Global Donors for Improving Lives of Children in Poor Countries
10+ Donors that believe in building NGO capacities for Civil Society Development
15+ Donors for Saving the Planet: Grants for Environment, Conservation and Wildlife
EcoAction Community Funding Program (EcoAction) is a national program that funds local action-based projects that produce measurable, positive effects on the environment.
Preference will be given to proposals that engage Indigenous Peoples, youth or small businesses.
20+ Donors standing up for Human Rights and Equality
10+ International Donors seeking to improve Access to Water, Hygiene and Sanitation
20+ Global Donors for Empowering Women and Girls
25+ Donors for the Empowerment of Youth
Applicant’s project must include one related priority result:
Canadians contribute to the improvement of water quality through the diversion and reduction of harmful substances in freshwater.
Canadians contribute to improvement of freshwater management and increase climate resilience through action involving the development and/or restoration of natural infrastructure.
The maximum EcoAction funding is $100,000 per project; the minimum funding amount request is $25,000 per project for a maximum duration of 36 months.
Projects must always address the environmental priority of the call for proposals and clearly demonstrate that activities are:
provide opportunities for community members to take action
produce a positive environmental impact
Non-profit groups and non-governmental groups and organizations are eligible to receive funding including:
youth and seniors groups
The following groups are not eligible but are encouraged to partner with non-profit organizations to support a project proposal:
municipal, provincial, territorial, federal governments
For more information, visit https://www.canada.ca/en/environment-climate-change/services/environmental-funding/ecoaction-community-program/call-proposals.html