Speaker Series Assistance Program

The Speaker Series Program helps support Industry Associations with skills development and awareness which will help to improve with competitiveness, sustainability, and profitability of the Nova Scotia agricultural industry.


To be eligible, you must be an agriculture industry association that represents Nova Scotia agriculture and agri-food products.

Refer to the Program Guidelines for detailed eligibility.

Deadline or important dates

Program Opening: April 1, 2024
Application Due: December 31, 2024
Claim Deadline:  March 31, 2025

How to apply

Complete the Program Application Form (make sure to check the application for details on all required supporting documents). Send your completed application and supporting documents to the Programs Division office.

You also need to complete the Program Funding Registration Form.


Department of Agriculture
Programs Division
74 Research Drive
Bible Hill, NS B6L 2R2

Phone: 902-893-6377
Toll-free: 1-866-844-4276
Fax: 902-893-7579


Program Guidelines
Program Application
Program Funding Registration Form - Industry Organization Applicants