Financial Support for Aspiring Farmers
Improvements (consult details in french only) to this program will be effective as of April 2018.
With our Financial Support Program for Aspiring Farmers, we help young producers establish themselves on an existing farm or start a new business.
The Full-time Grant seeks to:
The Part-time Grant seeks to:
Both grants can be used for productive investments at your operation, such as:
|Training level||Full-time Grant||Part-time Grant|
|Training level 1, examples:||$50,000||$25,000|
|Training level 2, examples:||$30,000||$15,000|
|Training level 3, examples:||$20,000||$10,000|
Tournez-vous vers l’excellence! Contest
Do you know about our contest recognizing excellence? If you are between 18 and 40 years old, you could have a chance at winning a $5000 grant or one of two $2500 grants or a $1500 grant. Go to the Contest Page to find out how to register and see the young entrepreneurs who have distinguished themselves in recent years.