New Call For Proposals for Funding from the Government of Canada

On Wednesday, January 25, 2017, Western Economic Diversification Canada (WD) will be launching the next Western Diversification Program (WDP) Call for Proposals (CFP). Applications will be accepted until Thursday, February 23, 2017.

The WDP-CFP is targeted at not-for-profit organizations that are eligible for funding under the WDP, including First Nations, Tribal Councils, Métis and Inuit organizations.

WD is seeking applications under the 2017 WDP-CFP that directly support one (or more) of the following WD investment priorities:

  • Clean technology; and/or
  • Indigenous economic growth.

More information on the WDP-CFP application process, including objectives and priorities, and a list of upcoming information sessions in your province, is available on the WDP website.

If you would like to be added to Western Economic Diversification Canada’s mailing list, please send your request to

If you would like to apply for economic development funding from Coast Funds to partner with the WDP call for proposals, please contact Ashley Hardill, Manager of Project Investment at or 604-684-0223 ext 5.