Zero Emission Grants

Submit a project

Need a helping hand to get your zero-emission mobility project off the ground? The Trottier Family Foundation’s Zero Emission Grants can help you if your project:

  • is based in Montreal
  • encourages electric and soft mobility
  • serves the Montreal community
  • helps reduce greenhouse gas emissions


Grants to be won

The grant must be used to cover expenses related to the purchase of materials necessary for the realization of your project.
Examples: purchase of electric bicycles, charging stations, etc.
Several grants to $4,500 will be awarded based on the projects received.

Who can submit a project

  • NPOs
  • Small and medium-sized businesses
  • Daycares or schools
  • Active and organized student groups
  • Citizen groups that are active and organized within their community


Commitments if you win a grant

Submit, no later than one year after receiving the grant, a short document demonstrating the use of the money received and the impact your project made on the community.


February 15, 2024

Registration opens

April 15, 2024 – 11:59 pm

Registration closes

Late May – Early June, 2024

Announcement of the winning projects


Evaluation criteria

  • Impact on the reduction of greenhouse gases
  • Feasibility and originality of the project
  • Extent of impact on the community
  • Sustainability of the project


How to participate

  • Fill in the form below
  • Describe your project and its impact
  • Provide contact information for two people related to your project
  • Attach to the form all relevant documents to justify the expenses of your project
  • Attach a photo that well represents your project to the form
  • Write a short paragraph that presents your project and its impact in 250 words
Trottier Foundation's Grants





Describe your project, its goals, who it is for, and the impacts it will have on the community and greenhouse gas reduction. Note that projects that offer high accessibility to the community and include electric mobility will receive more points. This information will be used to introduce you if you are one of the winners at the award ceremony on June 8, 2023.
About 250 words

Optimal resolution ~ 1290 x 1080 px


List and justify the expenses you wish to cover with the grant.
To buy what and in which quantities?
Excel workbooks, submissions, invoices, etc. related to your expenses and the amount requested for the grant


This person may be contacted during the review of your request.

Contact us

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