The Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport is now accepting applications for the 2018-19 Ontario Sport and Recreation Communities Fund (OSRCF).
OSRCF is a grant program that supports the government’s vision to enable people in communities across Ontario to lead healthy, active lives. The fund increases opportunities for participation in sport and recreation, supports implementation of physical literacy as a foundation for lifelong physical activity and strengthens the community sport and recreation sector.
NEW in 2018-19: Active for Life Recreation Stream for Seniors
Applications for projects focused on seniors (65 years of age and over) as a target group will be considered for funding support under a new funding stream, as part of Aging with Confidence: Ontario's Action Plan for Seniors. This new, dedicated funding stream will provide more seniors the opportunity to participate in physical activities and support healthy lifestyles in a recreational environment.
The deadline to apply for the 2018-19 Ontario Sport and Recreation Communities Fund is January 16, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. EST.
Full details, including who’s eligible and how to apply, are available through Grants Ontario, the government’s one-window access to information about grants.
To contact the ministry, please email OSRCF@Ontario.ca.