Neighbourhood Climate Action Grants Application Form


Program Overview


What is the goal of the program?

Neighbourhood Climate Action Grants [NCAG] aim to increase awareness and engagement on climate action at the local level by funding resident-led projects, activities and events that:

How much funding is available?

Up to $7,500 per project.

What will we fund?

Climate action projects in Neighbourhood Improvement Areas that directly or indirectly reduce harmful emissions (greenhouse gas emissions) and address the co-benefits of taking action on climate change (health, equity, prosperity). More information and project examples in Neighbourhood Improvement Areas.

Who can apply?

Resident-led groups. Funding is not available for individuals, registered charitable organizations, non-profits or businesses.

What is the application period?

This application will be open on September 1, 2019 and will close at 11:59pm on October 31, 2019.


How to use this online application form

You do not have to complete this application form in one sitting. You may return before you submit to add or update your information.


Save and return instructions:

The following steps describe how to save your work so that you can complete the application at a future time:

  • The information on the page will ONLY be saved when all the questions on the page have been answered. 

To save your progress:

  1. Click the "Next" button on your page
  2. On the next page, click the "Pause" link at the bottom of that page. 
  3. This will bring you to a new page, which will display a personalized link to your application.
  4. Bookmark this link in your web browser, copy and paste it into a document and save it to your computer, or write it down on paper.
  5. To continue working on your saved application, use the personalized link you saved earlier. 
  6. You can edit/view all of the responses you've provided so far by going to the bottom of the page and click "Back".
  7. Once you click the "Finish" button on the last page of the form, you will no longer be able to edit your answers. Your application will be submitted. You will be able to view all your responses at the end.

Special requests

For accommodation of special requests (e.g. documents in alternate formats, language interpretation, off-hour meetings), please contact Megan MacLean at /416-338-3264 


Successful applications will be listed on with group name, project description, neighbourhood and funding amount awarded. Information about unsuccessful applications will be disclosed only to the Group Lead.


Environment and Energy Division collects personal information on this application form under the legal authority of the City of Toronto Act, 2006, SO 2006, Chapter 11, Schedule A, s 136(c) and the City of Toronto By-law No 851-2017. The information is used to administer the application process and to communicate with the applicants, if required. Questions about this collection can be directed to the Manager, Neighbourhood Climate Action Grants Program, Metro Hall, 2nd Floor, 55 John Street, Toronto, Ontario M5V 3C6 or by telephone at 416-338-3264.

Form identifier number: 41-0030 2019-09