The Indigenous Community Capital Grants Program (ICCGP) funds the construction, renovation and retrofit of Indigenous community infrastructure on-and off-reserve. The ICCGP supports infrastructure projects that contribute to economic development, create jobs and provide social benefit to the community or organization.
ICCGP funding supports First Nations, Métis communities and Indigenous organizations by:
- assisting with infrastructure projects across Ontario
- supporting the realization of cultural, social, and economic development objectives
- improving the quality of life for Indigenous people and closing the socio-economic gap between Indigenous and non-Indigenous people in Ontario
The following Indigenous communities and organizations in Ontario are eligible to apply for ICCGP funding:
- First Nation communities
- Métis communities
- Indigenous organizations
Guidelines are available by logging in to the TPON system and filling out your application.
For more information, you can contact the Program and Services Branch Office, Ministry of Indigenous Affairs at IndigenousCommunityCapitalGrantsProgram@ontario.ca.
Note: If you are a first time Grants Ontario user, your organization will need to register on the Transfer Payment Common Registration system. Please visit www.grants.gov.on.ca and click on the “How to Apply” link for information on how to set up an account.
You must submit your application by March 31, 2021 by 11:59 p.m. EST.
Details regarding the 2021-22 ICCGP intake are included below and also by visiting: https://www.ontario.ca/page/available-funding-opportunities-ontario-government
Technical questions regarding Transfer Payment Ontario can be directed to the Transfer Payment Ontario Customer Service Line at (416) 325-6691 or 1-855-216-3090, Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time, or by email at TPONCC@ontario.ca.
For program-related questions regarding the 2021-22 Indigenous Community Capital Grants Program (ICCGP), please send an email to IndigenousCommunityCapitalGrantsProgram@ontario.ca and a Senior Advisor will reach out to address your inquiry.
Should you have any questions, please contact the ICCGP Team
To apply please click here.