July 14th, 2011
Enhancements to the New Horizons for Seniors Program
The Government of Canada has made enhancements to the New Horizons for Seniors Program to allow a broader array of organizations to develop a greater variety of projects to meet the changing needs of communities.
The New Horizons for Seniors Program (NHSP) is a federal Grants and Contributions program that supports projects led or inspired by seniors who make a difference in their communities and in the lives of others.
The NHSP supports projects that aim to address one or more of the following five program objectives:
Organizations are invited to apply for funding through calls for proposals.
Grants of up to $25,000 are available for projects that encourage seniors to share their skills and experiences with others and help communities increase their capacity to address local issues.
Deadline for applications: September 16, 2011