The 2020 Sustainability Grants program encourages community participation in sustainable action while recognizing current and ongoing sustainability projects in Vernon.
- Small grants between $500 and $1000 are available as an incentive to accelerate sustainability projects. Total annual grant funding of $3,000 (3-6 projects).
- Projects should support, help achieve, or improve sustainability goals including: Ecosystem & Ecological Conservation, Energy Conservation & Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction, Local Food & Agriculture, Water Quality Protection & Conservation, Stewardship and Sustainability.
Review program guidelines below.
|2020.07.27||Submit grant application by July 27, 2020.*|
|2020.08.17||Applicants will be notified of their application status following Council endorsement after August 17, 2020.|
|2021.06||Grant recipients have until June 2021 to complete their respective projects and provide a short report.|
Questions? Connect with Vernon Sustainability at 250-550-3634, or
*Thank you for those that applied to the grants program. The application in-take is now closed. Applicants will be notified of their application status following Council endorsement.*
Application Results (to be announced after August 17, 2020)
Project Reporting (details to be provided directly to successful applicants)