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Municipal District of Peace No.135 Grant

Grants to Alberta Organizations, Groups, and Individuals
for Community Events in the District of Peace Area

Agency Type:

Local

Funding Source:

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Municipal District of Peace No.135

Deadline Date:

11/30/19

Description:

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Grants to Alberta community entities, organizations, groups, and individuals for quality activities and events in Municipal District of Peace No.135 and surrounding municipalities. Funding is intended to support projects that promote tourism and community and economic development, and positively impact the local quality of life.

Council may give consideration to requests for capital project funding.

Requests for funding must meet at least one of the following criteria:

  • General Exposure and Profile – The event or activity enhances the MD’s profile and/or status, and/or increases overall awareness of the MD as a community, particularly when the event or activity will provide media exposure for the MD.
  • Economic Benefit – The event or activity attracts tourists and visitors to the MD thereby providing economic benefit to local businesses.
  • Promote Civic Pride and Sense of Place – The event or activity will enhance entertainment, recreational and cultural opportunities for MD residents and will help create a more varied, vibrant and interesting local flavor.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 151894

Estimated Size of Grant:

In 2019, the MD has budgeted $18,000. for the year or $4,500. to be disbursed each quarter.

Term of Contract:

Council may opt to commit to funding for more than a one-year period; however, the annual application process may still be required in addition to any other financial information regarding the event or activity that Council deems necessary in order to determine the extent of its ongoing commitment. Ongoing support is not guaranteed.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Requests for groups, individuals, organizations, and other community entities will be accepted.

The MD of Peace No. 135 does not provide support for business events and conferences and any other events and/or activities that are solely commercial in nature.

Pre-Application Information:

Applications for funding must be received at least one month prior to the beginning of the quarter in order to be considered for that funding round. The deadline for applications for the first quarter of 2020 (January 1 – March 31, 2020), will be November 30, 2019.

Applicants may be required to attend a Council meeting to respond to any questions regarding their application.

The MD of Peace No. 135 does not sponsor more than 50% of the total cost of any event or activity.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Please submit applications to:
Municipal District of Peace No.135
P.O. Box 34
Berwyn, Alberta
T0H 0E0

Any questions regarding the policy or application process should be directed to Barbara Johnson at 780-338-3845.

Grant Coverage Areas:

MD of Peace No. 135 and surrounding municipalities

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Geographic Focus:

Canada: Alberta