Call For Proposals: Ecoaction Community Funding Program

December 12, 2016

Environment and Climate Change Canada's (ECCC) EcoAction Community Funding Program is now accepting applications for funding for new projectsuntil December 12, 2016. Funding is available for 2017-18 projects that  address the program areas of Climate Change, Clean Air, Clean Water and Nature. This year preference will be given to projects that support ECCC’s climate change program through activities such as energy conservation and efficiency, alternative energy and transportation, waste reduction and diversion, and climate change adaptation.  The program invites submission of projects from indigenous organizations and environmental, youth, and other non-profits groups and encourages partnerships with vulnerable communities and small businesses. All proposals must fully meet program requirements and demonstrate that there will be measureable environmental outcomes as a result of the project activities.

For more information on EcoAction, visit or contact your Regional Office.   Program officers are available to provide advice on completing the proposal form and to discuss draft proposals.

For projects in the West & North Region: 1-800-567-1570 or ec.ecoactionouestnord-[email protected].ca or contact a Program Officer directly:

Winnipeg Office (Prairies, Northwest Territories and Nunavut)

  • Megan Tarrant 204-983-0020
  • Gord Yelland 204-983-8597

Vancouver Office (British Columbia and Yukon)

  • Rosalie Abrecinos 604-664-9059
  • Victoria Silk 604-713-9535


Margaret Phelan
Acting National Coordinator for EcoAction 
Environment and Climate Change Canada