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Strathcona Community Investment Program

Strathcona Community Investment Program (SCIP) funds are available to support community initiatives or events that benefit Strathcona County and its residents.


To apply, organizations must:

  • be a registered non-profit or a registered society or a group or individuals applying for a project or event
  • and be community based

To apply, organizations must:

How to apply

Chief Commissioner’s Office
Strathcona County Community Centre – 3rd Floor Reception 
Community Centre 401 Festival Lane 
2001 Sherwood Drive Sherwood Park, AB 
Sherwood Park, AB T8A 3W7


Applications are reviewed quarterly. Deadlines for 2017 applications are:

  • February 24
  • May 19
  • August 11
  • November 10

Review Process

Applications are reviewed and evaluated by a committee of representatives of Strathcona County departments based on the following criteria:

  1. Number of citizens benefitting
  2. Alignment to strategic goals
  3. Scope of impact
  4. Substantiveness of group
  5. Level of existing funding from Strathcona County
  6. Accessibility
  7. Value

For information about strategic goals, please read the Strategic Plan.

The Chief Commissioner’s office will notify successful applicants.


Recipients must follow reporting requirements of policy 
Strathcona Community Investment Program Funds.

Failure to complete the report as stipulated in the policy noted above will prohibit your group from consideration for further Strathcona Community Investment Program funds.

All information provided will become public records.

More information:
Strathcona County Administration
Phone: 780-464-8290

Last updated: Wednesday, August 23, 2017
Page ID: 44923