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Partnership Eligibility

  • Application period: February 1st – November 1st 
  • Funding for organizations or programs that meet the needs of the underserved in our focus areas

Partnership Details

To be eligible to receive funding, your organization’s program or community initiative must meet the following criteria:

  • Eligibility does not guarantee funding
  • Be a Canadian registered charity or non-profit operating in Saskatchewan.
  • The program or community initiative must take place in Saskatchewan.
  • Submit a fully completed online application
  • Review and understand the eligibility criteria listed below.
  • Repeat applications may or may not be considered.

Preference will be given to programs or community events that align with one of the following categories:

  • Diversity & Inclusion
    • reconciliation,
    • LBGTQ2S+, 
    • newcomers to Canada,  and
    • empowerment of women.
  • Education
    • financial and digital literacy,
    • reading (literacy), and
    • youth leadership development.
  • Health & Wellness
    • mental health programs,
    • health services,
  • Poverty
    • affordable housing projects,
    • food banks, food access and security,
    • providing accessible/equal opportunities, and
    • access to basic needs.

  • For-profit organizations
  • Pursuits benefiting one or few people (i.e., crowdfunding)
  • Individual sports teams
  • Religious organizations
  • Political organizations
  • Funding for school initiatives which includes teacher career and professional development, annual fees, salaries, or field trips
  • Funding for travel
  • Funding for operating costs
  • Funding for research
  • Funding for publication or production costs
  • Funding for membership or registration fees
  • Funding for annual general meetings, conferences, conventions, seminars, or tradeshows

Application period: February 1 to November 1st of each year.

Applications must be submitted at least 60 days before funding is needed.

Requests are reviewed regularly during the application period; however, it may take up to 60 days to review and process your application.

All funding applications must be submitted through our online application below to be considered for funding. It's easy to follow and doesn't take much time to complete. 

Partnership Application

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Organization Details

Contact Person Details

Initiative Details



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Final Details and Reminders

When applying for an Innovation sponsorship, you must give consent to Innovation contacting you by phone, text, or email in relation to your application. 

Eligibility does not guarantee funding. If funding is granted, you consent to the use of the organization’s name, address (city and province), voice, video, photographs and/or likeness, as well as relevant social media post, in any advertising and publicity carried out by or on behalf  of Innovation Credit Union relating to the sponsorship in any media or format, whether now known or hereafter developed, including but not limited to the World Wide Web, at any time or times in perpetuity, without additional compensation or permission.