The goal of the Nova Scotia Mineral Incentive Program (NSMIP) is to increase and promote mineral exploration, leading to mineral discoveries and new producing mines in Nova Scotia. The Program funds a variety of initiatives that support this goal including:
Applications for NSMIP funding are accepted year-round, and approved requests are funded as monies become available. All applications must be received by E-mail only. Further details about how to apply for NSMIP grants follows below.
Information about the Prospector and Shared Funding Grants is found below. Please e-mail Prospector and Shared Funding Grant applications to Mick O’Neill at firstname.lastname@example.org. Mick can be reached at 902-752-4842.
Shared Funding Grant
• Download Grant Info (MS Word)
• Download Grant Application Form (MS Word)
• Download Grant Funding Criteria (PDF)
For information on how to apply for a Research Grant click here, a Marketing Grant click here and a Professional Development Grant click here. Please e-mail applications for Research, Marketing and Professional Development Grants to Garth Demont at Garth.Demont@novascotia.ca. Garth can be reached at 902-424-8138.