Regional Grant-in-Aid

Please read the RDOS - Regional Grant in Aid Policy and RDOS - Regional Grant in Aid Guidelines before completing the application form.

They contain important information on eligibility requirements, maximum grant allocations and reporting requirements.

Applications for 2022 will be accepted until October 30, 2021. Eligible applicants will be permitted to provide a brief (10 minute maximum) presentation to the Board on November 4, 2021.



RDOS - Regional Grant in Aid Application Form

RDOS - Regional Grant in Aid Reporting Template



  • Alleycats Alliance Society - $5,000
  • Animal Lifeline Emergency Response Alert (ALERT) $4,500
  • Ha Ha Ha Kidz Fest - $5,000
  • Okanagan Similkameen Conservation Alliance - $5,500
  • South Okanagan Immigrant and Community Services – $3,450
  • Penticton Scottish Festival - $2,000


Electoral Area Community Grant-in-Aid

The purpose of the Electoral Area Grant-in-Aid is to support the establishment and the operations of non-profit organizations serving the residents of the Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen. Applications from individuals, industrial, commercial or business undertakings are not permitted. Qualifying applications are sent to the Electoral Area Director for consideration and allocation of funding. Unless specifically requested and approved by the Electoral Area Director, applicants approved will not receive funding before August 1.


RDOS Electoral Area Community Grant Guidelines & Application Form