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“Temporary local projects and events that motivate Calgarians to

walk, play and be neighbourly.”

How to Apply

  1. Think of a great idea
  2. Find your partners! (local organizations, businesses, etc.)
  3. Contact ActivateYYC (see below)
  4. Find out about the necessary city processes
  5. Hit a barrier? Call us back OR
  6. Write your grant application
  7. Apply! Please note: ActivateYYC is a reimbursement grant, which means you will receive the grant AFTER your completed project, and you will only receive the amount approved.
  8. Do your project!
  9. Send in your stories and receipts
  10. Get your money! Please note: you will only receive the amount approved.
  11. Challenge someone else to do an ActivateYYC project OR spread the news about this grant


CLOSED! The last and final round of application for ActivateYYC was July 3, 2018.

ActivateYYC is now closed!

Thank you to all who applied and congratulations to all the recipients.

Contact Us

McKayla Saint-Cyr
ActivateYYC Coordinator
(403) 244-4111 ext. 217
Click here to e-mail McKayla

Created by: Ben Morin -- Last Modified: December 5, 2018