Great Lakes Local Action Fund

How to Apply: 

We are investing $1.67 million in the first round of the Great Lakes Local Action Fund to help Ontario protect, restore and conserve the Great Lakes. The program provides funding up to $50,000 for local small-scale community projects that have a positive environmental impact on the Great Lakes, as well as social or economic benefits for their communities.


Grants are available for projects that take place in Ontario within the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence River Basin, including:

  • Lake Superior
  • Lake Huron
  • Lake Erie
  • Lake Ontario
  • St. Lawrence River
  • Ottawa River
  • their connecting rivers
  • their watersheds
External Deadline: 
Friday, November 6, 2020
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