Carrot Cache Grant application process
How To Apply
  1. Check if you are eligible for a grant by reading our funding criteria.
  2. Decide if you are interested in applying for a grant or the purchase of coop shares.
  3. Fill out the questions on the Preliminary Enquiry Form below. Please allow at least 2 weeks before our application deadline.
  4. Our Coordinator will be in touch and invite suitable candidates to submit a formal application. This application is by invitation only, and is not available on our website.
  5. Submit your formal application by either January 31st or June 30th.
  6. Our Board meets in February and July to select recipients. All applicants will be contacted within a week of our meeting. Please allow 3 weeks for processing of award letters and cheques.

Grant applications are by invitation only. Preliminary enquiry forms related to the June 30th application deadline must be submitted by June 16th 2021.

Carrot Cache Funding
INITIAL Enquiry Form
This form will open May 2022. Preliminary enquiry forms related to the June 30th application deadline must be submitted by June 16th 2020
Carrot Cache prioritizes applications from groups that have limited access to other financial resources and/or face systemic barriers. Please read our funding criteria here
Please provide us with a short description of your current idea, including rough budget amount for your entire project. This must support the regional food system in Ontario, and be implemented in the next 6 months. Grants range from $500-$5,000.
I acknowledge this project can proceed following COVID-19 related health and safety protocols recommended by Public Health.
Do you have any government grants/loans or major funders such as Trillium, Metcalf or other family foundations?
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