Round 5 – Cleantech Competition for the production of Natural Gas

The Natural Gas Innovation Fund (NGIF) issues call for funding applications for innovation in “Natural Gas Production” stream. NGIF is making up to $3 million (CAD) in reimbursable grant funding available to advance cleantech solutions in sustainable production and operations; and improving environmental stewardship that can create value and mitigate environmental impacts in the production of natural gas in Canada. NGIF is offering up to $1.0 million (CAD) per project, representing as much as 25% of a project’s eligible expenses. The deadline for submission of Expression of Interest is 3 PM (EST), December 19, 2019.

NGIF’s Cleantech Competition for the Production of Natural Gas is aligned with Emissions Reduction Alberta’s (ERA’s) Natural Gas Challenge. Applicants who would like their NGIF proposal to be shared with ERA for consideration in their $50 million Natural Gas Challenge will have the opportunity to do so during NGIF’s submission process. For more information about ERA’s call for proposals, please visit

How to Apply:

Please review instructions and requirements in the Applicants’ Guide for submission of Expression of Interest. The Applicants’ Guide will be made available online following the submission of the Registration Form. Applicants must download each document once they are made available as they will no longer be accessible once the page is closed.

Step 1

Registration Form

Applicants must submit the “Registration Form” for Round 5 – NGIF’s Cleantech Competition for the Production of Natural Gas using the “Registration Form” button below.

Step 2

Download Applicant’s Guide

Applicants must download the “Applicant’s Guide” that includes Guidelines Document, Project Eligible Expenses and Cost instructions, Expression of Interest form and Consent to Disclosure of Information. The Applicant’s guide will be made available in a separate page after the “Registration Form” is submitted.

Step 3

Submit Expression of Interest

Applicants must submit their ” Expression of Interest” with all supporting documents to The deadline for submissions of NGIF Expression of Interest is 3 PM Eastern Standard Time, Thursday, December 19, 2019.