Foundation / Corporation
Alberta Conservation Association (ACA)
01/24/20 4:30 PM Local time - Postmarked or emailed
Grants of up to $3,000 and grants starting at $3,000 to Alberta individuals and organizations for wildlife and fish conservation projects. Funding is intended to protect, conserve, and enhance wildlife and fish populations and habitats, and to expand the appreciation, understanding, and use of the environment. Funding is also intended for projects which increase the level of attendance and awareness of outdoor opportunities, while developing knowledge and respect for conservation.
Grants are available for:
All applicants to the ACA Conservation, Community and Education Grants should be aware that this grant is fully funded by the hunters and anglers of Alberta. All proposals should be able to demonstrate how the proposed project will aid ACA in meeting its mission of conserving, protecting and enhancing fish, wildlife and habitat for all Albertans to enjoy, value and use. To help direct potential applicants the following list of priority areas has been developed. While the ACA Conservation, Community and Education Grants will accept applications that do not relate to these suggested areas, projects that address one or more of these priority areas will have a higher probability of being funded than those that do not.
GrantWatch ID#: 166833
- Small Grants – Requests of $3,000 and under.
- Large Grants – Requests over $3,000. There is no maximum specified, but special justification would be expected if over $40,000 was requested. The average large grant awarded has been approximately $18,000.
Project activities must occur between April 1, 2020 and March 31, 2021.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
If you have any questions, or to submit completed applications, contact:
Amy MacKinven, ACA Grants Project Administrator
Alberta Conservation Association
Toll free: 1-877-722-4323
If you do not have access to the internet, please send a hard copy application to:
Alberta Conservation Association
Attention: ACA Grants Administrator
#101, 9 Chippewa Road
Sherwood Park, AB, T8A 6J7
Or by Fax to: 780.464.0990
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