Scouts Canada, the country’s leading youth organization, offers challenging programs for boys, girls and youth age 5-26 in thousands of individual groups in most cities and towns across Canada.
No One Left Behind
No One Left Behind Participation Subsidies
No One Left Behind Participation subsidies are provided to offset the cost to youth and their families of participating in Scouting activities. Examples include the cost of purchasing uniforms, program materials, outdoor equipment and camp fees. To apply:
- Download the form posted below these instructions;
- Applications should be completed by the Group Commissioner and forwarded to their Council Office;
- Applications should be approved by the Council Commissioner or Council Executive Director and forwarded to the National Service Centre in Ottawa;
- A cheque for all or a portion of the requested subsidy will be sent to the Group Commissioner who submitted the request.
NOTE: All applications for No One Left Behind participation subsidies must be received at Scouts Canada's National Service Centre within 60 days of the date for which the funds are required.
|Download the Participation Subsidy Form (PDF)|
Respect In Sport for Activity Leaders — Scouter Subsidy
Scouters may be eligible for a subsidy to cover the cost of the Scouts Canada’s mandatory child and youth safety course, Respect in Sport for Activity Leaders (RIS). To apply for the subsidy Scouters can email RISsubsidy@scouts.ca. The Help Centre will review the application and determine if the Scouter is eligible for the subsidy. If the application is approved the e-learning course will be added to the Scouter’s David Huestis Learning Centre profile.