Funding for projects

The Projects Fund is intended to sustain and contribute to the growth of arts, sport and recreation in Yukon by:

  • increasing access and participation of all Yukon people in arts, sport and recreation activities;
  • supporting individuals in developing their skills/abilities in arts, sport and/or recreation;
  • enhancing community arts, sport and recreation infrastructure; and
  • increasing organizational and community capacity in arts, sport and recreation.

Applicants are encouraged to contact Lotteries Yukon to discuss their project before submitting an application.

How much funding is available?

What determines eligibility?

What is required?

What happens after I have applied?

Who do I contact if I have questions?

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Applicants have two options to apply for funding, either via our online portal or through forms.

Apply online using our application portal


Regular intake deadlines

Each year on:

  • April 15
  • October 15. 

Applications must be received by 4:30 p.m. on the day of the deadline. If the Regular Intake deadline falls on a weekend or holiday, the deadline moves to 4:30 p.m. on the next business day. 

Opportunity project deadlines

Ongoing until the budget is disbursed. 

Applications must be received at least 10 business days before the project start date