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NEW FUNDING PROGRAM: Indigenous Community Capital Grants Program

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Deadline - UPDATE

Extension: Deadline to apply has been extended to February 28, 2022.

Description

The Indigenous Community Capital Grants Program (ICCGP) funds the feasibility study, detailed design, retrofit, renovation and construction, of Indigenous community infrastructure on-and off-reserve. The ICCGP supports infrastructure projects that contribute to economic development, create jobs and provide social benefit to the community or organization.

ICCGP funding supports First Nations, Métis communities and Indigenous organizations by:

  • assisting with infrastructure projects across Ontario
  • supporting the realization of cultural, social, and economic development objectives
  • improving the quality of life for Indigenous people and closing the socio-economic gap between Indigenous and non-Indigenous people in Ontario

Eligibility

The following Indigenous communities and organizations in Ontario are eligible to apply for ICCGP funding:

  • First Nation communities
  • Métis communities
  • Indigenous organizations

Projects

The chart below provides some eligible project examples: 
Learning Facility
School Facility
Community Learning Centre
Training Centre
Community Centre
Friendship Centre
Cultural Centre Elder/ Youth Centre
Business Centre
Retail Centre
Service Centre
Light Manufacturing Centre
Combination
Cultural/Elder Centre
Youth/Business Centre
Youth/Mental Health Activity Centre(such as Healing Lodge or Safe Haven)

Funding

Accessibility
Project Stage
Funding Term 
1 Maximum 12 months 
2 Maximum 24 months
Cost-Sharing Requirements (minimum)
Rural/ Urban (i.e. road accessible)
Feasibility Study
Up to $75,0001
None
 
Detailed Design
Up to $150,0001
None
 
Minor Renovation/ Retrofit
Up to $240,0001
10% of total eligible costs
 
Major Renovation/ Retrofit
Up to $600,0002
10% of total eligible costs
 
Construction
Up to $600,0002
10% of total eligible costs
 
 
 
 
Remote (i.e. road 
inaccessible)
Feasibility Study
Up to $75,0001
None
 
Detailed Design
Up to $150,0001
None
 
Minor Renovation/ Retrofit
Up to $300,0002
10% of total eligible costs
 
Major Renovation/ Retrofit
Up to $900,0002
10% of total eligible costs
 
Construction
Up to $900,0002
10% of total eligible costs

If you're interesting in applying to this program, please reach out to us to schedule a call.