CIP Operating Grants
The CIP Operating grant supports core operations and capacity building for non-profit organizations whose mission, outcomes and activities align with three priority areas:
- Enhancing the quality of life of Albertans by providing direct programs and services that address social issues.
- Creating equitable access to human, social and economic resources and services for all Albertans.
- Supporting community collaborations, involving multiple organizations to address broader human or social issues.
CIP Operating provides two levels of funding:
- Non-profit organizations can apply for core operating funding to a maximum of $60,000. Funding is provided on a matching basis.
- A new Organizational Development funding component of up to $15,000 is available on a non-matching basis for organizations that meet core operating criteria.
Community Initiatives Program (CIP) Operating Frequently Asked Questions.
Organizations and community non-profit organizations that are registered (and in good standing) under one of the Acts as outlined in the
CIP Operating Guidelines are eligible to apply for a grant.
Maximum Funding Available
- Organizations can only receive CIP Operating funding once every three years.
Full Implementation 2018-19
CIP Operating documents
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