Community Conservation Action Program

Wildlife Habitat Canada

Relevent Country: Canada

The Wildlife Habitat Canada (WHC) is pleased to introduce the Community Conservation Action Program (CCAP), a 3-year program that will invest approximately $50K/year in grassroots efforts to connect Canadians with nature and deliver conservation achievements on the ground.


Connect Canadians with nature

  • Examples include, but are not limited to:
  • Hunter Education/Recruitment,
  • Climate Change Initiatives,
  • Walking tours on protected properties.

Engage Youth in conservation

Examples include, but are not limited to:

  • Student Programming,
  • Youth Conservation Plan creation,
  • Habitat Litter Clean ups,
  • Interactive videos that engage youth.

Educational Conservation programming

Examples include, but are not limited to:

  • Habitat Conservation Education:
  • Species at Risk,
  • Alien Invasive Species,
  • Climate Change Education.

Funding Information

  • Funding request between $1,000 and $10,000.
  • Project delivery time-frame: April 1, 2023 – March 31, 2024.

Eligibility Criteria

  • The CCAP grant program only considers applications from Canadian residents.

This includes:

  • Small(er) Canadian Organizations;
  • Research, academic and educational institutions;
  • Indigenous organizations, associations, and community management boards;
  • Local organizations such as community associations and groups, seniors’ and youth groups, and service clubs.


  • International organizations or individuals;
  • For-profit organizations
  • Federal level organizations or individuals: Government employees, departments, agencies, and crown corporations.