Grants and Funding
Strathcona County offers a broad range of grants and funding opportunities each year. The information provided below is intended to connect individuals and non-profit organizations to these grants, and conference or event organizers to municipal sponsorship. To learn more about a specific grant or municipal sponsorship click on the links below, or contact the County department responsible for administering the grant or funding opportunity.
Arts, Culture and Heritage
Six grant and funding categories are offered through the Arts, Culture and Heritage Community Investment Program. They are:
- Artist Development
- Arts Development / Program / Project
- Capital Equipment
- Organizational Development
- Special Event or Festival Grant
- Canada 150 Grant
Grant guidelines and application forms for these categories are administered by Recreation, Parks and Culture.
These programs are not administered by Strathcona County. These third-party links are provided for information only.
Council Priority Funds
Council Priority Funds are intended to provide support one-time community initiative or event that benefits Strathcona County and its residents.
Administered by: Council
Strathcona Community Investment Program (SCIP)
Secondary Suites Grant Program
The Secondary Suites Grant Program assists residents who create or renovate a secondary suite in their home.
Administered by: Corporate Planning
Social Services Grant Programs
The Social Services Grant Program provides financial support to non-profit organizations that are meeting the social service needs of our residents and demonstrate the use of collaboration and principles of sustainability. Grants are provided in two categories: Operating Grants and Partnership Funding Grants.
Administered by: Family and Community Services
Sports and Recreation
Community Recreation Event and Sport Tourist (CREST) Investment Program
The Community Recreational Event and Sport Tourism (CREST) Investment Program assists groups in hosting sporting events at the provincial through to international event level.
Administered by: Recreation, Parks and Culture