Economic Infrastructure Program


The Economic Infrastructure and Innovation Program by the Island Coastal Economic Trust (ICET) funds economic development projects that: 

  • Provide broad regional benefits
  • Demonstrate long term economic and environmental sustainability
  • Demonstrate collaboration between local governments, Indigenous communities and other community or regional partners
  • Integrate barrier-free design principles
  • Demonstrate innovative approaches or new ways of doing things
  • Demonstrate high standards of financial management, accountability and transparency

The program supports eligible projects with non-repayable matching funding contributions up to a maximum of $400,000

Special Requirements 

Eligible applicants include:

  • local governments
  • non-profits
  • First Nations

The specific coastal region where the Trust may invest is defined on their map.

Last updated: May 18, 2018