Prospector Assistance Program (PAP)

By mmuise
Description:

The New Brunswick Prospector Assistance Program (NBPAP) provides financial assistance to prospectors searching for metallic or industrial minerals (except aggregates) in the Province.


Comments on Funding:

Funding is up to a maximum of $5,000 if the prospector does not have mineral claims at the time of application, and up to a maximum of $15,000 if the prospector has existing mineral claims at the time of application.
Generally, first time applicants receive a maximum of $1,000.

Deadline: Rolling deadline
Eligibility:

Applicants must:

  • have a valid New Brunswick prospector’s license,
  • have fulfilled all commitments for any previous grants from the Division,
  • not have a concurrent grant under the New Brunswick Junior Mining Assistance Program.
Application Steps:

Applicants must submit the completed application form (digital format preferred) to the Exploration Assistance Program Coordinator, Geological Surveys Branch, DNRED.

Documentation Needed:

Applicants must submit the completed application form, including:
1. contact information,
2. prospecting experience,
3. work location,
4. work proposal.

Other Things to Note:

No other details available.

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