COMMUNITY INFRASTRUCTURE IMPROVEMENT FUND

Val-d’Or – Romeo Saganash, MP for Abitibi-Baie-James-Nunavik- Eeyou, wishes to inform his constituents that the Community Infrastructure Improvement Fund (CIIF) will remain in effect until March 31, 2014.  The fund aims to support the rehabilitation and improvement, including expansion, of existing community infrastructure. 

This initiative operates through calls for proposals. Proposals must be filed using the electronic application form and submitted during one of the two following periods:

  • From July 25, 2012 to October 1, 2012
  • From February 18, 2013 to April 30, 2013

Eligible groups include: not-for-profit organizations, public or parapublic organizations, First Nation governments (i.e., Band or Tribal Council, or its agent).

To learn more about the main eligibility criteria, the types of projects or infrastructure that are eligible for support under the initiative, or the type of assistance available, please click on the following link:

 

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“It is important that organizations that are eligible for this program take advantage of these funds, which are earmarked for Quebec regions.” declared MP Mr. Saganash.