CAP: Appendix 1 Project Category Level Descriptions

Merit-based, cost-share funding is available to support projects across the Canadian Agricultural Partnership’s three priority areas, under 19 different Project Categories, each designed to target specific outcomes. Each Project Category includes eligible activities, eligible expenses, ineligible activities, ineligible expenses, priorities and target audiences for applicants to consider as they develop their projects defined for the Project Category, under which the project is submitted, found in Appendix 1 of the program guide. 

Not all Project Categories will be open in every application Intake period.

Protection and Assurance to reinforce the foundation for public trust in the sector through improved assurance systems in food safety and plant and animal health

Environmental Stewardship to enhance water quality and soil health

Economic Development in the agri-food and agri-products sectors