To provide financial assistance to organizations for specific projects that preserve and celebrate Edmonton’s heritage.
Projects may include a range of activities such as: research, documentation, interpretation, conservation, and commemoration of significant anniversaries. This program is meant to support new and innovative stories about Edmonton’s past for the benefit of all Edmontonians.
To be eligible for a Project Heritage Investment Grant:
The organization must have been registered as a non-profit society for at least one year.
Though the primary activities of the organization may not be primarily heritage-focused, they must demonstrate the commitment and ability to conduct a heritage project.
The organization’s activities must generally take place within the corporate limits of the City of Edmonton.
An applicant must have no outstanding evaluations or unused grant funding to be returned to the Edmonton Heritage Council.
Applications can be submitted to the Edmonton Heritage Council as hard copies only.
Applications must be received at the Edmonton Heritage Council office 2nd Floor, 10440-108 Ave, Edmonton, AB, T5H 3Z9, by 4:30 p.m. on the date of the grant deadline. If the deadline falls on a weekend or statutory holiday, applications must be received by 4:30 p.m. on the next business day after the deadline. Incomplete applications or applications received after this date will not be considered.
As the funding available for Grants is limited, funding will be distributed based on recommendations submitted by a peer review jury to EHC’s Board of Directors and decided upon by the City of Edmonton.
Submitting an application does not guarantee funding.
To talk to someone about Project Funding, please contact the Program Coordinator.