Projects Fund

Changes to the Projects Fund take effect April 1, 2019. For more information on these changes refer to the Projects Fund – Questions and Answers.

The Projects Fund provides funding assistance in support of Yukoners living healthy, active lives engaged in and having access to arts, sport and recreation. The Projects Fund provides several ways for non-profits to access funding for arts, sport or recreation projects including:

  • Regular Intakes in April and October for small, medium and large projects;
  • Opportunity Projects – ongoing intake for projects that are low risk, non-complex and are small in dollar value;
  • Three Year Plan Recipients – projects that are recurring, low risk, and high benefit have been identified in the Yukon Lottery Commission’s Three Year Plan (2018-2021); and,
  • Strategic Partnerships – partnerships identified by the Yukon Lottery Commission that have demonstrated success in delivering arts, sport or recreation projects or programs across the Yukon.

Approximately $1.5 million is allocated to the Projects Fund for the 2019/20 fiscal year. Unused budgets for the Projects Fund will accumulate in the program for future use which may result in increases to funding streams within the program.

To determine whether your project meets the Projects Fund criteria refer to the Projects Fund Guidelines and discuss your project with Lotteries Yukon prior to completing an application.

Regular Intake Application Form

Opportunity Projects Application Form

Projects Budget Spreadsheet (Excel)

Instructions for Opening Forms

Lotteries Yukon fillable forms have to be downloaded (right click over the link and save as) and then opened on your device. Internet Explorer is the best web browser to use; choosing others web browsers (e.g. Google Chrome, Firefox, etc.) requires changes to your system’s default settings. Instructions on how to change default settings are available from Adobe’s website: https://helpx.adobe.com/livecycle/kb/xfa-forms-firefox-chrome.html.

If you are still unable to access the forms after following the above instructions, please contact our Program Administrator at 633-7892 or toll free at 1-800-661-0555.


Recognition Requirements and Standards

Lotteries Yukon funds arts, sport and recreation through three funding programs and by sharing lottery profits with Yukon Government Sport and Recreation Branch and Cultural Services Branch.  Recipients of funding supported by lottery ticket revenues are required to publicly acknowledge the funding support provided.  Further information on these requirements is provided in:

 


Projects Fund and Recreational Projects Program Recipients:

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Lotteries Yukon

101-205 Hawkins Street
Whitehorse, YT  Y1A 1X3
Phone: (867) 633-7890
Toll free (In Yukon): 
1-800-661-0555
Fax: (867) 668-7561
LotteriesYukon@gov.yk.ca