Agricultural Climate Solutions - Living Labs Program: Step 3: How to apply

Step 3. How to apply

Intake period: open

The application intake period for contribution funding is now open. The intake period closes at 11:59 pm Pacific Time on December 16, 2022.

It is anticipated that approved projects will begin in Spring 2023.

Apply for contribution funding

1. Request and read the Contribution Applicant Guide

Applicants, including organizations who received grant funding, must request the Contribution Application Guide to develop their comprehensive project proposal and apply for contribution funding and collaborative research and development support.

To request the Contribution Applicant Guide, please contact the program by email at aafc.acs-sac.aac@agr.gc.ca or by phone at 1-877-246-4682.

Read the Contribution Applicant Guide for detailed information on eligibility criteria, available funding and the application process.

Applications for contribution funding will be accepted until 11:59 PM Pacific Time, December 16, 2022.

2. Complete and submit your contribution application package

A complete contribution application package consists of:

  • Application form
  • Executive Summary
  • Financial Statements
  • Letters of Support
  • Copy of the applicant organization's Certificate of Incorporation or Articles of Incorporation
  • Performance Measures Indicators
  • Adoption/Knowledge Transfer Plan

Further details on the package are available in the Contribution Applicant Guide.

Complete, sign, and submit your contribution application package by email to the program at aafc.acs-sac.aac@agr.gc.ca or mail your application package to:

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Agricultural Climate Solutions
Industry Development Division
Programs Branch
Tower 7, Floor 8, Room 223
1341 Baseline Road
Ottawa ON  K1A 0C5

If your submitted application is deemed incomplete, you will be notified and will have 10 business days to provide the missing information before the file is closed. You will be able to re-submit your application before the application process closing date. Please note that it will not be possible to modify contribution funding applications after the closing date (December 16, 2022).

It is expected that approved comprehensive projects will be 5 years in duration.