Launch of a call for proposals under the newly modernized Enabling Accessibility Fund (EAF) small projects component.
The call for proposals for the EAF small projects component provides funding to organizations for small-scale construction, renovation or retrofit projects that enable persons with disabilities to live and work in more inclusive and accessible communities.
This year, instead of the originally allotted 12 months to complete a project, organizations that apply for funding will now have up to 24 months to complete their projects. Additionally, projects approved for funding will now be 100% funded to a maximum of $100,000.
Organizations have until July 13, 2020, to apply by visiting canada.ca/accessibility-fund.
Enabling Accessibility Fund (EAF) – Youth
Apply to the call for expressions of interest through the 2020 Enabling Accessibility Fund (EAF).
The EAF’s youth innovation component engages and challenges youth leaders to volunteer and collaborate with local community based organizations, and apply for funding up to $10,000 for accessibly projects.
Interested youth accessibility advocates can apply online.
The call for expressions of interest for youth leaders will close on October 30, 2020.