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Grant Applications

There's still time to apply for a 2016 Spruce the Bruce grant!  Click on the links to the left for this year's Grant Criteria and On-Line Application Forms

Call us now at 1 (800) 268-3838 or email STB@Brucecounty.on.ca to talk about your project. 

Check out a diagram describing the typical "Facade" components on a building. Click the image to view it larger 

Note: Applications need to be in the eligible Downtown Areas in order to be considered for funding (see Policies & Maps section).  Each grant has eligibility criteria in which participating municipalities, downtown stakeholders and business owners must meet in order to be awarded the grant. 


Congratulations to the 2015 successful Grant applicants:

Gateways & Public Signage Grant

  • Township of Huron-Kinloss, Downtown Sandwich boards

Streetscape Beautification Grant

  • Lucknow Horticulture Society, Parkette Update
  • Southampton BIA, Benches
  • Lion's Head Promtions Group, Benches
  • Walkerton BIA, Main Street Planters
  • Municipality of Brockton, Traffic Island Improvements

 Collaborative Marketing Grant

  • Municipality of Brockton, Walkerton Toolkit

Perpendicular Signage/ Awning Grant

  • Wiarton Auto Marine, Awning
  • Chestnut Park (Wiarton), Awning
  • Saugie Suds Laundromat (Paisley), Signage
  • Kincardine BIA, Joint Perpendicular Signage

Facade Improvement Grant

  • Jacques Law (Kincardine), Facade Improvement
  • McKenzie's Pharmacy (Wiarton), Facade Improvement
  • Wiarton Auto Marine, Facade Improvement
  • Wiarton Service Centre, Facade Improvement
  • Beach Burger, (Sauble Beach) Facade Improvement and Sidewalk Patio
  • Hope and Leader Insurance (Paisley) Facade Improvement
  • Chestnut Park (Wiarton), Facade Improvement
  • Cowan Canoe and Kayak Livery (Paisley), Facade Improvement
  • Ristorante Rosina (Port Elgin), Facade Improvement
  • Saugie Suds Laundromat (Paisley), Facade Improvement
  • Designs by Brenda (Wiarton) Facade Improvement

Destination Infrastructure Grant

  • Lion's Head Promotions Group, Memorial Gardens Water Feature