Rural Electric Grant Program

By mmuise

The Rural Electric grant program helps farmers access a basic, essential service at a reasonable cost and aids in the diversification of our rural economy.

Comments on Funding:

The maximum grant per service is

Deadline: March 31 (annually)

Applicants must:

  • be farmers or producers;
  • be actively farming where the service is being used in conjunction with their farming operation;
  • be based in Alberta;
  • Where individuals are not the registered owner of the property to which the service is installed, a written document setting out their interest in the property (ie: rental/lease or purchase agreement) is required.
Application Steps:


Documentation Needed:


Other Things to Note:

The grant program is administered through the Alberta Federation of Rural Electrification Associations.

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