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Housing Supply Challenge Support Program

Are you an applicant looking for additional support with your submission? Visit the CMHC Housing Supply Challenge Support Program, run by our partners at Evergreen. They are available to answer any questions about the application process and provide one-on-one support.

Round 1: Data Driven

Key Dates

  • Launch: October 23, 2020 
  • Initial Submissions: January 20, 2021
  • Finalists Announced: February 2021
  • Final Submissions: September 2021
  • Successful Proponents Announced: October 2021

Who can apply?

  • For-profit and not-for-profit organizations  
  • Indigenous organizations and groups 
  • Canadian post-secondary institutions  
  • Government (Provincial, territorial, municipal, local, and regional) 
  • Consulting firms
  • Teams composed of a variety of participants 

 

* All participants must be affiliated with a legally incorporated organization

Funding Allocation

  • Stage 1: Seed funding for prototyping - 25 finalists will receive $100,000 each
  • Stage 2: Implementation Funding - Selected finalists will share a pool of $22.5 million in funding

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