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.

1. Protection and Assurance - Food Safety and Traceability - Skills Development and Training

2. Protection and Assurance - Food Safety and Traceability - Applied Research, Pilot Projects and Demonstrations

3. Protection and Assurance - Food Safety and Traceability - Group Food Safety Program Adoption

4. Protection and Assurance - Food Safety and Traceability - Traceability Solutions Adoption, Information Management and Sharing

5. Protection and Assurance - Animal Health - Education and Outreach, Training and Skills Development

6. Protection and Assurance - Animal Health - Applied Research, Pilot Projects and Demonstrations

7. Protection and Assurance - Plant Health - Skills Development, Training and Education

8. Protection and Assurance - Plant Health - Building Networks to Advance Plant Health

9. Protection and Assurance - Plant Health - Plant Health Best Practices 

10. Protection and Assurance - Plant Health - Applied Research, Pilot Projects and Demonstrations - Closed (no longer accepting applications)

11. Environmental Stewardship - Soil Health and Water Quality - Assessment and Planning

12. Environmental Stewardship - Soil Health and Water Quality - Outreach, Education and Advisory Services

13. Environmental Stewardship - Soil Health and Water Quality - Innovation Pilots and Applied Research

14. Economic Development - Business Analysis - Leadership for Organizations and Collaborations

15. Economic Development - Market Development - Assessment, Audit and Planning for Market Development

16. Economic Development - Market Development - Accessing Markets and Development of Products or Processes - Domestic

17. Economic Development - Market Development - Accessing Markets and Development of Products or Processes - International

18. Economic Development - Market Development - Supporting Incubators and Commercialization Centres

19. Economic Development - Technology Solutions - Productivity - Productivity Pilots and Demonstrations of New Technology