Culture Innovation Fund: Healthy Communities Stream

The Culture Innovation Fund: Healthy Communities Stream is not accepting new applications at this time. We will update this page when applications are once again being accepted.

The Culture Innovation Fund’s Healthy Communities Stream helps community leaders and innovators attract and embrace physicians and their families through projects and initiatives that use creativity and our diverse culture.

To be considered for funding under the Culture Innovation Fund’s Healthy Communities Stream, you must consider your community’s assets and barriers, and the ways you can show physicians and their families how they fit in our province, community and culture.


To apply for funding, you must be a registered Nova Scotia not-for-profit or partnered with a not-for-profit.

How to apply

  1. Read the program guidelines.
  2. Submit the application form and supporting material to for one of the deadlines (19 September or 1 December ).

How long it takes

Allow 6-8 weeks from the deadline for processing.

Other ways to apply

Application can be emailed to,

Or sent by mail to Communities, Culture and Heritage, 1741 Brunswick Street, 3rd Floor PO Box 456, Halifax, NS, B3J 2R5

Important dates

Deadline for application: 19 September and 1 December

Related information


Culture Innovation Fund
Phone: 902-424-5205

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