Our first round of funding for 2017/2018 is open!

If you have an idea for a community project, you can apply for up to $500 in project funding that will help transform your idea into action.

Application & Project Funding Requirements

1. First, you must be enrolled in Roots & Shoots Canada to be eligible. Not a member yet? Join now.
2. Submit your application by November 19, 2017.
3. All project funding recipients must guide or lead an action project that has an impact on the community.
4. All recipients are required to submit a final project report by June 20th 2018.

Ready to get started?

Apply Now!

Successful applicants will be notified by December 20, 2017.

Stay tuned for a second round of funding opportunities in early 2018!


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Photo Release Forms

We love to show off students' accomplishments - and nothing tells a story like a great photo! You'll be asked to submit project photos for your report, but in order for us to use them, we need permission.

Project Reports are due June 20th!

Everything you need to complete your project report can be found on this page.