The Agricultural Initiatives Program is a grant program, administered by Alberta Agriculture and Forestry, to support agricultural societies (incorporated under the Agricultural Societies Act – Alberta) and other registered not-for-profit organizations with objectives related to encouraging improvements in agriculture, the quality of life in the agricultural community and to facilitate rural economic development.
Agriculture and Forestry Alberta
Gillian Laird, grant facilitator U of Lethbridge. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org | (403) 329-2101
A successful applicant can receive up to $75,000 in grants for capital projects over any consecutive two year period. Agriculture Initiative Program fiscal year runs April 1st through March 31st. Applications are reviewed throughout the year on a first-come, first-served basis.