The Richmond Sport Hosting Incentive Grant Program has assisted over 250 events to date and continues to partner with event organizers to provide financial support and help elevate events across the city. It is our desire to make Richmond the best location to hold sport events in Canada and we are here to help support you.

RSH Grant Program Information

Current Status: Closed

Next application intake will open: 12:00 pm on Thursday, June 1, 2017

Events taking place between August 1, 2017 – July 31, 2018 (one year period) will be eligible to apply.

Applications will only be accepted when an active intake period is open. The 2017 schedule for intakes will be:

Intake #1: COMPLETED
For events occurring between April 1, 2017 – March 31, 2018
Intake Open February 1              Deadline February 28

Intake #2:
For events occurring between August 1, 2017 – July 31, 2018
Intake Open June 1              Deadline June 30

Intake #3:
For events occurring between January 1, 2018 – December 31, 2018
Intake Open September 30              Deadline October 31


When applications are being accepted, you will need to complete the form in its entirety. Please note that you will not be able to save and return to your application. You may review the questions in advance here. While it may vary, we recommend you allocate a minimum of 15-20 minutes of time in order to complete the application form once you have all your information prepared.
Note: only submissions made online during an intake period will be accepted – the sample is for preview only to assist you in your grant application and cannot be accepted as an official submission.

Events held in BC may also have access to a number of other grants. For more information, click here.