The four-year $400,000 provincial program supports small scale regional/community-based projects to research, explore, field-test and share information about best management practices associated with bee health in British Columbia. For the 2020-21 fiscal year there is a total of $100,000 in funding available.
The program will enhance bee health related activities and enhance information sharing amongst beekeepers. The Program is providing up to $5,000 of grant funding per project and it is expected that participants will contribute a minimum of 20 percent towards the total cost of the project, in-kind contributions are eligible.
Program Guide for Applicants
Program GuideFor more detailed information on the Bee BC Program, to include the program funding model, the eligibility criteria and how to apply, please refer to the program guide
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The Application Timeline
February / March
Consultation Calls with Applicants & Project Application Deadline for projects starting in May
March / April
Project Scoring, Assessement, Adjudication & Contracting
Project implementation, May through to March