Canadian Tire Jumpstart helps financially disadvantaged kids get involved in organized sports and recreation by covering the cost of registration and equipment.
Our goal is to help those that would not be able to participate in a physical activity without the assistance of the Canadian Tire Jumpstart program.

Who Can Apply?
Parents/Guardians can apply for children aged 4-18.
The program is open to individual children within the same family for the same season.

How to Apply?
Application forms are available or by downloading the form at the bottom of this page.

Completed applications can be submitted to:
Community Services
Town of Sussex
524 Main Street
Sussex, NB
E4E 3E4

Application Deadlines
All application will be processed 4-6 week before the programs registration date.

What Does the Grant Cover?
Funds are awarded for registration fees, equipment and/or transportation cost.
Grants are available for up to $300 per child per application.

What Kind of Sports or Recreational Activity is Covered?
Funding is available for any sustained program that lasts a season.
Funding must be for on-going activities or programs.

Is the Application Confidential?
Confidentiality of all recipients will be protected.

Other FAQs
Children can apply for successive seasons in an activity, up to a maximum of $600.

To receive assistance for equipment, the applicant must show proof of registration.
Incomplete application forms will be sent back for completion, it required.

Applicants will receive a letter no later than four(4) weeks after the deadline notifying them of the status of their application.

Grants are made payable to a league, association or club. Grants for equipment are made payable to Canadian Tire Sussex or another a sporting goods retailer which carries the required equipment.

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