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• Applications are reviewed on a monthly basis.

• Grants are awarded on a first-come, first-served basis, while the funds exist withing the current calendar year. 

• Please submit your application on or before November 30 of the current calendar year. Applications received after November 30 will carry over to the next year.

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Once you submit an application:

  1. After the application is received it will be reviewed.  
  2. In situations where more clarity is needed about your volunteer role, you may be asked for more information.
  3. If the grant is approved payment will be made by cheque or direct deposit, directly to the organization or association.
  4. You will be notified when payment has been sent to the organization or association.
  5. This process may take upwards of 6-8 weeks.
Grant Guidelines:
  1. Your volunteer time (20 hours minimum) in the previous 12 months must be completed before submitting an application.
  2. Applicants may apply on behalf of two separate organizations or associations each calendar year.
  3. Please complete the entire application. Incomplete applications will be returned to applicant.
  4. Contributions to any one organization or association will be capped at $20,000 in a single year.

How To Apply:

Step 1: Review the eligibility section

Step 2: Gather the following information:

  • Legal name and address of organization or association you volunteer with
  • Organization or association contact name and email that can verify your volunteer hours

  • Calculated volunteer hours

Step 3Apply Online

Applicants will need a Shell business or personal e-mail address to apply online

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