Westlock County acknowledges the outstanding contributions of our community members and organizations that help to make our community such an amazing place. Council would like to offer assistance through two Grant Opportunities with an application deadline of March 15th, 4:30 PM followed by a review by the Community Development Committee with recommendations forwarded to Council for their approval, with the actual notification and funding of proposed proposals by March 30th.
Westlock County Community Capital Grant
The Westlock County Community Capital Grant is intended to provide assistance to community organizations for capital projects that are open to the public without restrictions. These projects must enhance the community’s economic vitality, improve quality of life and/or maintain community assets in the area of sports, recreation, community wellness, parks, arts and culture.
Westlock County Community Project Grant
The Westlock County Community Project Grant is intended to provide financial assistance to community organizations for projects that will enhance and enrich the community by providing a direct service to the community and are responsive to community needs and issues.
The Alberta Association of Municipal Districts & Counties (AAMDC) Scholarship Program is designed to encourage young rural Albertans to pursue further education and enhance the ability of young people to make meaningful contributions to their communities.
Through its scholarship program, the AAMDC provides funding assistance to five rural students each year (one student from each of the five AAMDC geographic districts).
This scholarship is available for Westlock County residents, registered to commence their first year of studies at a recognized post-secondary institution. View the AAMDC Scholarship Program website for eligibility and application information.