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Sport & Recreation Grants

The City of Regina aims to fund organizations that will help achieve the City's priorities related to Sport & Recreation. We strongly recommend applicants contact the City of Regina to determine which grant and/or funding stream is most appropriate for their organization or specific initiative. In some cases, applicants may be eligible to apply for more than one grant.

Community Partner Grant

Annual Activity Grant

New Initiative Grant

Hosting Grant

 


Community Partner Grant

Community Partner grants provide up to four years of core operation and core program funding to non-profit organizations that play a unique, strategic and essential role in the community. 

Note: All applicants looking to apply for Community Partner status must have been previously funded for three consecutive years through the Community Investments Annual Activity Grant Program.

 

New Applicants

Organizations wishing to apply for a Community Partner grant must first meet with a Coordinator in the Community Services Department to discuss eligibility requirements. City of Regina Administration will direct the organization to the most appropriate stream, as well as provide the organization with the Community Partner Application Form. 

Application Deadline (Sport & Recreation): December 4, 2018

For more information, please contact Community Investments at 306-777-7507 or email communityinvestments@regina.ca.


Annual Activity Grant

Annual Activity grants provide funding for eligible recurring or ongoing activities offered by non-profit organizations. There are two levels of funding available through this grant program:

  • Minor Funding: Up to $10,000, for initiatives that are completed within 12 months.
  • Major Funding: Over $10,000 and up to $30,000, for initiatives that are completed within 12 months. Special exceptions can be made for Major grants that have a unique nature and demonstrate that it will take longer than 12 months to complete. In some cases, organizations may receive approval to spend their allocated funds over a period of up to 24 months.

 

New Applicants

If your organization is looking to receive funding for recurring ongoing events or series/season, apply for an Annual Activity grant. We encourage your organization to refer to the 2019 New Initiative/Annual Activity Guidelines before filling out an application form.

Application Forms:

Application Deadline (Sport & Recreation): February 13, 2019

Adjudication: Grant applications for the New Initiative program are reviewed by the Sport & Recreation Grant Review Committee.

Grant Recipients:

If you require more information, please contact Community Investments at 306-777-7507 or email communityinvestments@regina.ca.

 

Returning Applicants

If your organization received funding in 2018 through this program, you are required to submit an Annual Activity Funding Report. 

Funding Report Deadline (Sport & Recreation): February 13, 2019

If you have not received your Annual Activity Funding Report, please contact Community Investments at 306-777-7507 or email communityinvestments@regina.ca.


New Initiative Grant

The New Initiative grants provide funding for eligible initiatives offered by non-profit organizations. There are two levels of funding available through this grant program:

  • Minor Funding: Up to $10,000, for initiatives that are completed within 12 months.
  • Major Funding: Over $10,000 and up to $30,000, for initiatives that are completed within 12 months. Special exceptions can be made for Major grants that have a unique nature and demonstrate that it will take longer than 12 months to complete. In some cases, organizations may receive approval to spend their allocated funds over a period of up to 24 months.

 

New Applicants

If your organization is looking to receive funding for one-time or first-time programs/projects, organizational development or capital initiatives, apply for a New Initiative grant. We encourage your organization to refer to the 2019 New Initiative/Annual Activity Guidelines before filling out an application form.

Application Forms:

Application Deadline (Sport & Recreation): February 13, 2019

Adjudication: Grant applications for the New Initiative program are reviewed by the Sport & Recreation Grant Review Committee.

Grant Recipients:

 

Returning Applicants

If your organization received funding in 2018 through this program, you are required to report on your year of activities. This report is to be submitted within 90 days of the completion of the initiative.

Follow-up Reports:

If you have not received your Annual Activity Funding Report, please contact Community Investments at 306-777-7507 or email communityinvestments@regina.ca.


Hosting Grant

The Hosting Grant is for amateur championship events that contribute to building community pride and encouraging community interaction and spirit. The level of assistance varies depending on the competition. The maximum allocation per championship event is:

  • International: Up to $10,000 (must include competitors from at least three countries)
  • National/North American: Up to $8,000
  • Western Canadian: Up to $4,000
  • Provincial: Up to $2,000

Application Deadlines: Applications will be accepted prior to seven deadline dates throughout the year. The deadlines are the last business day of the following months: February, March, April, May, June, September and November, as long as funds remain available. Applications must be received a minimum of six weeks prior to the event.

Application Form:

Follow-up Reports:

Grant Recipients:

If you require more information, please contact Community Investments at 306-777-7507 or email communityinvestments@regina.ca.