The program will provide up to $40,000 per organization in cost-shared funding.
Local government organizations that are applying for the LGPP must be able to contribute at least 50% of the costs of the project. IAF funding is available to cover the remaining 50% of project costs, up to $40,000, for approved projects.
Sources of Funding
Applicants must clearly indicate all sources of funding for the project. Sources of funding can be comprised of cash contributions from other sources including those from:
- The applicant (local government)
- Not-for-profit organizations
- Other levels of government
For successful applications, all funding sources must be confirmed to IAF within 4 weeks of the application submission date.
Government contributions to projects, including funds provided by IAF, cannot exceed 100% of eligible costs.