Community Grants and Programs

The City of Fort Saskatchewan believes in the value of communities and offers the following grant and program opportunities.

Community Initiated Projects

For local, non-profit organizations who desire to add a new facility, specialized amenities, or enhance existing infrastructure.


Email the Recreation Development Coordinator

Ph: 780-992-6210

Non-Profit Organizations Grant

Community-based non-profit organizations are delivering initiatives that matter to the residents of Fort Saskatchewan. The City invests in the operations and capacity of community-based organizations through grant programs to support the delivery of these initiatives and to support a vibrant and thriving community.

The Non-Profit Organizations Grant 2023 application process is now closed. Please check back later for  2024 applications.


Email Community Grants

School Playground Grant

Provides funds towards construction of a new playground or replacing an existing playground located adjacent to a school within the city.

Contact: 780-992-6248

Shape Your Community Grant

Are you interested in doing something in your neighbourhood to build a stronger community, address a local challenge, or develop a community sustainable project? The Shape Your Community Grant can help you make it a reality with up to $1500 for community enhancements or initiatives.

Shape Your Community Grant - Criteria, Guidelines and Application Form

Shape Your Community Grant - Evaluation Form


Email the Community Development Coordinator

Ph: 780-992-6267

Tourism Hosting Grant

Provides funding to local non-profit organizations to host sanctioned events brought into the city that will demonstrate economic benefits through increased tourism and profile the city at an international, national or provincial level.

Download the Tourism Hosting Grant criteria, guidelines and application form.