Early Stage Project Grants are now closed for application.

The Early Stage Project Grants are a special program providing micro grants to assist with third-party costs incurred during the initial planning phase of a project. Applicants may have the best chance of success with requests up to $1,500 CAD, however applications up to $5,000 will be considered.

Activities must occur no later than February 28, 2023. Costs may be incurred no earlier than the date an application is submitted to the ESIO.

This grant is for third-party costs only, please check the guidelines to see if your expenses would eligible.