Grant Application Assistance Available to SON Fishers

The Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) Fish Harvester Benefit & Grant Program is accepting applications until Monday.

The program offers up to $10 164 per Deckhand, and $20 164 per Captain.

We are here to help SON Fishers, Captains and Deckhands, apply under the program.

To assist, we will be conducting a Grant Application Walk-through by teleconference.

Date: Friday, September 18 at 4:00 PM
Call Number: 1-647-497-9373
Access code: 797-713-413

You can also watch the teleconference online. Email nawash.fisheries@gmail.com or bagidawaad@gmail.com for a video link

Captains – contact Ryan Lauzon at nawash.fisheries@gmail.com for your vessel operator pin number.

 

Applications for Fish Harvesters’ Grant and Benefit Opening Soon

The Federal government has announced that the Fish Harvester Benefit and Fish Harvester Grant will open to applications on August 24, 2020. The program will help Canada’s hardworking fish harvesters get the financial support they need right now, and ensure the industry is prepared for the economic recovery to come.

All harvesters wishing to apply should visit the Fisheries and Oceans Canada website to determine if they are eligible and find out what documentation is required to complete the application process.