Healthy, local, food on the minds and on the plates of all students
An Announcement and an Invitation
Farm to Cafeteria Canada, the Whole Kids Foundation, the Social Planning and Research Council of BC, the Public Health Association of BC/Farm to School BC, and Sustain Ontario/Ontario Edible Education Network are pleased to announce a new Farm to School grant program that will deliver $500,000 to schools in Ontario and British Columbia. These grants valued at up to $10,000 will support bringing the local harvest to schools – engaging students and community in gardening, cooking, preserving, purchasing and serving healthy local foods in a salad bar service at school.
This funding is available for rural and urban, elementary, middle or secondary schools in Ontario and in British Columbia. We encourage First Nations, private and public schools to apply.
The full grant application form is available in PDF format. Please click HERE to retrieve a copy.
The full grant application form is also available in Word format. Please click HERE to retrieve a copy
Guidelines to assist with completing the application form are also available. Please click HERE to retrieve a copy.
NEW: WE HAVE EXTENDED THE DEADLINE TO SUBMIT APPLICATIONS. Completed application forms plus all ancillary materials as indicated on the grant checklist sheet must be received via email at Farm to Cafeteria Canada’s head office no later than APRIL 1, 2016 at 430 pm PST.
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Email your completed forms to
Farm to Cafeteria Canada
Canadian Farm to School Grant Project Manager
Be sure to keep an eye on this webpage over the next few weeks, as we shall be posting additional information/tools/links to support your application process.
If you have questions about the grant program, please direct them to the Canadian Farm to School Grant Project Manager. Email: Farm2SchoolgrantsCanada@