Call for Proposals for the 2017-2018 New Horizons for Seniors Program


The New Horizons for Seniors Program (NHSP) supports projects that are led or proposed by seniors. It is designed to help seniors improve the quality of life in their communities by participating in social activities and leading active lives. Eligible applicants may receive up to $25,000 in the form of a grant. Projects must address one or more of the program’s five objectives.


How to fill out your funding application?

To complete your application:

Use the Standard Grant Application for Funding form.

  • Refer to the Applicant Guide for instructions on how to fill out the form and the information to be provided.

Make sure that you have filled all sections of the form and provided all the documents required for the assessment of your application. Incomplete applications will not be processed.


New – Different information and reference tools are available to assist you with the call for proposals process and may be consulted at the following links:

o   New Horizons for Seniors Program: Funding for Community-Based Projects:

o   Recorded presentation of the Application Process –

o   Complementary Tip Sheets for Community-based Funding


Where and when to submit your funding application

You must send your form and all required documents by June 23, 2017, at 11:59 p.m.


By mail

Service Canada
New Horizons for Seniors Program
Government of Canada
100-6712 Fisher Street, SE
Fisher Park II, First Floor,
Calgary, Alberta  T2H 2A7

In person

Click here to find a Service Canada office

Should you have questions or require assistance with the application process, contact us by email or telephone:
Telephone:      1-866-717-5842

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