Rail Climate Change Adaptation Program

By mmuise
Description:

Transport Canada's Rail Climate Change Adaptation Program was created to help Canada's rail sector research, develop, and implement innovative technologies, tools, and approaches to address these risks.


Comments on Funding:

Funding is up to $300,000 per project:
- Class I rail carriers can be reimbursed for up to 50% of eligible expenses
- Shortline (Class II or Class III rail carriers) can be reimbursed for up to 80% of eligible expenses

Deadline: Applications are closed. Stay tuned for future intake announcements.
Eligibility:

Applicants must be:

  • federally or provincially regulated railway companies; and
  • incorporated in Canada.
    Organizations that mainly operate tourist or commuter trains, like light rail transit, are not eligible.
Application Steps:

Applicants must:

1. prepare their application and use Rail Climate Change Adaptation Program (R-CCAP)’s templates for their project proposal and budget proposal;

2. submit application via email to: RailCCAP-PACCRFerroviaire@tc.gc.ca. Applicants must indicate their organization's name and “TC2004” in the subject line of the email; and

3. receive an auto generated email that confirms their application has been received.

Documentation Needed:

Applicants must provide legal documents that prove their organization is a legal entity (for example: letters of patent, certificate of incorporation or other such legal documents).

Other Things to Note:

The RSIP is not accepting any applications for funding at this time.

Older: The previous intake deadline was on September 28, 2022.

Date modified: 2023-03-02

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