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Youth Agriculture Education

This program is currently not accepting applications. Program Terms and Conditions are being reviewed and updated. Upcoming changes will ensure that cost shares are more balanced, programs are industry-driven, and Alberta’s investment in the Canadian Agricultural Partnership is maximized.

Programs are targeted to re-open by the end of the summer, if they are not already fully allocated.

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Applications previously submitted will not have to be resubmitted, but will have to comply with the new terms and conditions.

 

Terms and Conditions

Applicant Information Form

Funding List

Program Summary and Application Questions

 

Appendices

Program purpose

The program stream supports the development and delivery of effective agriculture education programs that are science-based, topic-driven, curricular-linked and help students use critical thinking to engage in meaningful and informed conversations about issues that affect public trust in agriculture.

Eligible activities include:

The development of new agriculture education programs, or the expansion or adaptation of existing agriculture education programs aimed at kindergarten to grade 12 students. See Funding List.

Am I eligible for this program?

Eligible applicants include:

· An agricultural group registered under the Societies Act

· A commodity group

· A university or college*

· A school district*

· An incorporated not-for-profit organization*, or

· A recognized (as determined by the Minister) form of rural municipal government in Alberta, including a Municipal District (including a County and Hamlet), a Special Area, a Specialized Municipality or an Improvement District.*

*Please note that any non-agriculture industry groups require collaboration with and support from the agriculture industry.

An overview of the program can be found in the Program Summary and Application Questions with further details in the Public Agriculture Literacy Funding List and the Terms and Conditions

How do I apply for this program?

*If you intend to submit an application for this deadline, please contact the program coordinator prior to submission.

The submission schedule for the 2019-20 fiscal year is as follows:

· November 1, 2019

These dates are subject to change. Please monitor this website if you intend to submit an application in the future.

All applicants should be notified of the status of their application within six to eight weeks of the application submission deadline.

Applications must be submitted electronically to cap.publictrust@gov.ab.ca or by mail to:

CAP Public Trust Youth Agriculture Education Program

302, 7000-113th St NW

Edmonton, AB T6H 5T6

Application submissions MUST INCLUDE:

· The completed Application Questions

· A completed Appendices file, which includes the Budget Template

· A completed Applicant Information Form

· At least one quote (preferable two) for any contractor services that are part of your application

· Any other supporting documentation

If you have questions about the application process, please contact us by email at cap.publictrust@gov.ab.ca or by phone at 310-FARM (3276).

For more information

Karen Carle

Phone: 403-340-5339

Email: CAP.PublicTrust@gov.ab.ca

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Karen Carle

Phone: 403-340-5339

Email: CAP.PublicTrust@gov.ab.ca

Frequently Asked Questions

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Links & Other Resources

Alberta Education Curriculum

Travel Expense Policy

June 28, 2018 Public Trust Webinar

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