2021 CCAP Applications

Applications for the 2021 County of Northern Lights Community Capital Assistance Program grant are now being accepted. 

Not-For-Profit Projects within the County of Northern Lights with a minimum total project cost of $10,000 are encouraged to apply. The total funding available is $50,000. Up to 25% of the grant will be available for the surrounding communities: Manning, Peace River, and Grimshaw. All applications are subject to approval.

Requests for support must meet at least one of the following criteria:


  1. General Exposure and Profile: The project enhances the County of Northern Lights profile and/or status, and/or increase overall awareness of the County of Northern Lights, particularly when the project, event, or activity will provide media exposure for the County.
  2. Economic Benefit: The project attracts tourists and visitors to the County thereby providing economic benefit to local businesses.
  3. Promote Civic Pride and Sense of Place: The project will enhance entertainment, recreational, and cultural opportunities for the County residents and will help create a more varied, vibrant, and interesting local flavor.


Applications can be submitted between March 1st – April 30th 2021.

The Community Capital Assistance Program has been in effect since 2010 and has supported numerous projects in the County and its support Communities ranging from playgrounds to hall renovations.  The County sees the importance of investing in recreational and cultural infrastructure as it supports the quality of living for our residents, enhancing the beauty and freedom our area has to offer.

For more information please contact Josh Hunter, Director of Finance at hunterj@countyofnorthernlights.com, or Trinidy Schmidt, Community Services Coordinator at csc@countyofnorthernlights.com, or call the office at 780.836.3348  

An application form is available here.






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