Before you get started:
1.) Set aside 20-25 minutes to complete the application, which must be done all at once. You will not be able to exit the form and save it. Grab a notebook or piece of paper to take notes as needed and print off the sample application found on our website as you will not be able to easily go back a page in this application once you start.
2.) Upon completion of this form you will receive a confirmation email as well as a copy of all of the questions and your answers. Please make sure to check your junk email folder. If you do not receive a confirmation email within 24 hours, please contact us.
Kirsten RegelCommunity Development Consultant firstname.lastname@example.org
The purpose of the program is to enhance the community’s ability to provide safe and quality recreation and physical activity programming.
Applications are assessed based on the following criteria:
• The equipment being purchased is for recreational sport (activities that focus on fundamental movement skills through active play and building motor skills) and/or play/physical activity purposes• A large number of people benefit from the use of the equipment and/or targets a specific group in the community (i.e. seniors, youth, newcomers) to reduce barriers to participation• Demonstrates shared use of equipment• The equipment helps to improve access to recreation opportunities• The equipment can be sustained for future years and community need is demonstrated• The general merit of the application and realistic and responsible usage of resources
• Equipment purchased for programs targeting competitive sport activities will not be funded. • Capital equipment, jerseys, apparel and large single user equipment are generally not considered under the program. • School-based applications for equipment must clearly demonstrate that equipment will be used and accessible to the broader community.
Grants are made on a one-time basis, with no guarantee of similar funding in any future year.
Copies of receipts/cleared cheques in the name of the applicant for all expenses is required. Invoices alone will not be accepted and they must be accompanied by cleared cheques.