Financial Assistance

Ag Action Manitoba Program

Resource Development 


The Resource Development grant helps industry organizations and industry service providers with the production of resource materials focused on:
 
Who can apply?
Eligible industry organizations must be actively engaged in representing farmers, agri-food and agri-product processors, or agri-business member interests, and can include:
·       associations
·       commissions
·       non-profit organizations
·       boards
·       Indigenous governments or communities
 
Eligible industry service providers include business and human resource consultants.
 
When are the application deadlines?
Applications for the next intake will be received beginning June 1, 2021 until 11:59 p.m. CST on June 30, 2021.
 
*PLEASE NOTE: Activities, application intake openings, and deadlines may change.
 
What do we fund?
Eligible projects must occur in, or have a positive outcome for Manitoba. Eligible activities can include the development of:
·       manuals
·       brochures and factsheets
·       transitional planning guides
·       instructional videos
·       social media items
 
How much may we fund?
Government support cannot exceed 50 per cent of eligible expenses, to a maximum of $30,000.
 
Making an Application:

 Additional Information:

  • Once a decision on an application has been made, the applicant will receive a decision notification letter.
  • Projects will be assessed based on the following:
    • Alignment with strategic goals and objectives of Manitoba Agriculture and Resource
    • Development and the Canadian Agricultural Partnership (CAP)
    • Intended project outcomes
    • A financial risk assessment
    • A delivery risk assessment
    • Client experience and project management
    • Performance deliverables
  • Successful applicants may be required to enter into a contribution agreement with the Manitoba government before any funding is provided. The agreement lists the rights and responsibilities of all parties with respect to government funding.  
  • Submitted invoices must be from applicants to be eligible for funding.
  • Reports and itemized receipts or other acceptable proof of payments will be required to make a claim.
CONTACT US:
Manitoba Agriculture and Resource Development
CAP-Ag Action Manitoba
Toll Free telephone: 1-844-769-6224
Email:
agaction@gov.mb.ca
Website:
https://www.gov.mb.ca/agriculture/canadian-agricultural-partnership/ag-action-manitoba-program/