Allocation of Funds for Participation in the Public Hearing for the Line 3 Replacement Program

On 29 October 2014, the Board made available $500,000 under its PFP to facilitate participation in the public hearing for the Line 3 Replacement Program. 33 eligible applications were received, with a total funding request for $2.6M.

The Funding Review Committee (FRC), an independent committee established by the Board, reviews applications for participant funding, and provides recommendations on funding awards. Following a review of the FRC recommendations, the Board’s Executive Vice President, Regulatory, accepted the FRC’s recommendations and approved the following funding awards:

Funding Awards
Applicant Amount awarded
Asini Wachi Nehiyawak Mountain Cree $5,000
Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs $40,000
Canupawakpa Dakota Nation $35,000
Dakota Plains $47,000
Dakota Tipi First Nation $35,000
ERIII Metis Nation Saskatchewan $40,000
Ermineskin Cree Nation $38,000
File Hills Qu'Appelle Tribal Council $45,000
Friends of Michel Society (Michel First Nation) $30,000
Frog Lake First Nations $35,000
George Gordon First Nation $35,000
Kahkewistahaw First Nation $36,000
Keeseekoose First Nation $25,000
Keith Kuhl $10,000
Manitoba Metis Federation $48,000
Moosomin First Nation $36,000
Ocean Man First Nation $38,000
Ochapowace Nation $35,000
Pasqua First Nation $5,000
Peguis First Nation $40,000
Piikani Nation $25,000
Pine Creek First Nation $15,000
Poundmaker Cree Nation $38,000
Roseau River Anishinabe First Nation $15,000
Samson Cree Nation $35,000
Siksika Nation $38,000
Southern Chiefs Organization $40,000
Stewart Crone $10,000
Stoney Nakoda First Nation $40,000
Sweetgrass First Nation $30,000
Thunderchild First Nation $25,000
Treaty 2 Territorial Alliance (Anishinaabe Agowidiiwinan $15,000
White Bear First Nations $15,000
Total $999,000
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