Foundation / Corporation
Alberta Conservation Association (ACA)
01/22/21 16:30 PM Local time - Postmarked or emailed
Grants to Alberta individuals and organizations for environmental stewardship initiatives. Funding is intended for projects to benefit and enhance the environment, local wildlife, and the outdoors. Priority will be given to proposals addressing fisheries development, non-native and native species, habitat improvement, stewardship projects, and projects related to the retention, recruitment, and education of hunters, anglers, or trappers.
The ACA Conservation, Community, and Education Grant's aim is to aid Alberta Conservation Association (ACA) in the delivery of its mission. Grants made to partners are intended to enhance and supplement ACA activities. ACA Conservation, Community, and Education Grants fund conservation activities by individuals (with appropriate insurance coverage), organizations, and communities that contribute to healthy fish and wildlife populations, to a healthy environment for fish and wildlife in Alberta, and to the understanding, appreciation, and use of that environment. This grant program will also fund projects which increase the level of attendance and awareness of outdoor opportunities, while developing knowledge and respect for conservation.
Grants are available for:
For 2021-2022 funding priorities, see https://www.ab-conservation.com/downloads/grants/ACA_Conservation_Community_and_Education_Grants_Guidelines_2021-22.pdf#page=6.
GrantWatch ID#: 166833
• Small Grants – requests of $3,000 and under.
• Large Grants – requests over $3,000.
Project activities must occur between April 1, 2021 and March 31, 2022. The COVID 19 outbreak may impact many projects planned for 2021/22. ACA will issue extensions for up to one year for projects which cannot proceed as planned this year due to recommendations put in place to reduce spread of the virus. Recipients will inform ACA immediately of any delays or potential for cancellation of the project so that appropriate mechanisms for project extension can be implemented where appropriate
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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