Settlement Funding Program
The Nova Scotia Office of Immigration's Settlement Funding Program assists community organizations, other public or non-governmental organizations, and language schools to provide services that facilitate successful integration and long-term residency of immigrants in Nova Scotia.
Call for Proposals
The general call for proposals for the fiscal year 2013-2014 is now closed. If there is an additional opportunity to submit applications in fiscal year 2013-2014, an announcement will be posted on this website. Applications will be available online through the Labour Market Program Support System (LaMPSS) at gov.ns.ca/lampss
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All applicants must be registered users of LaMPSS in order to apply for funding. If your organization is not registered, please call 424-1075 (1-877-404-7074 toll free) or email LaMPSS@gov.ns.ca to receive assistance.
Program Guidelines and Application Attachments
Before applying for funding, fully review the Settlement Funding Program Guidelines (2013-14). This document explains the application process in detail. In addition, it outlines how to use the documents listed below.
- Itemized Budget Breakdown Workbook
- Detailed Project Description Template
- Organization Overview Template
- Additional Reporting Template
Les documents en français sont également disponibles au www.immigrationnouvelleecosse.com/financement-programmes
- LaMPSS Release 1.0 Training (PDF)
- LaMPSS Release 1.0 Training (Online presentation with audio)
- LaMPSS Release 1.0 Training (Français - Online presentation with audio)
If you have any questions about the LaMPSS system, please contact
- LaMPSS Operations Support
Toll Free: 1-877-404-7074