Oh the Places You'll Grow ... with some financial assistance from the government!
Do you want to advance growth planning in Ontario? Do you have an innovative project that needs support?
The Places to Grow Implementation Fund invests in projects that promote the policies and goals of the Places to Grow Act. In 2015-16 priority will be given to research initiatives and projects that build awareness and understanding of growth planning in Ontario with a focus on enhancing implementation of growth planning policies, for example, building complete and resilient communities, integrating cost-effective infrastructure, and curbing urban sprawl.
Am I eligible to apply?
Municipalities, municipal organizations, incorporated academic institution (including universities, colleges, other educational institutions or hospitals), incorporated sector professional and non-governmental/not-for-profit organizations are eligible to apply.
How can I apply?
Applicants must use the Application Form and Application Guide available on the Places to Grow Implementation Fund website.
Projects are eligible for funds from $5,000 to a maximum of $50,000. Funds are limited. Your application must be received by 5:00 p.m. on September 25, 2015.
For more information, contact:
Ontario Growth Secretariat
Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing
777 Bay Street, 4th Floor, Suite 425
Toronto, Ontario M5G 2E5
Local: (416) 325-1210