Electric Vehicle and Alternative Fuel Infrastructure Deployment Initiative - How to apply


The second Request for Proposals under Phase 2 of the Electric Vehicle and Alternative Fuel Infrastructure Deployment Initiative is now closed. All applicants will be informed of NRCan’s funding decisions by Summer 2019.

4. How to apply

Submit a single copy of the complete Application with all additional supporting documentation required by the Program to fully assess the project. The submission deadline is 23:59 Eastern Standard Time, May 16, 2019.

Apply by email

The Program prefers to receive your proposal in electronic format by email at NRCan.TAF-TCR.RNCan@Canada.ca. The Application must be in Word format, supporting documents and the signed Applicant Attestation in PDF format.

Note:the maximum size of email attachments to Natural Resources Canada is 10MB. If the submission exceeds the maximum, the applicant may forward their files in a series of emails with the same subject line. Natural Resources Canada is not responsible for the security of the files during transmission.

Having Technical Problems

Technical Problems?

If you are having technical problems, please contact NRCan.TAF-TCR.RNCan@Canada.ca and provide the following information:

  • first and last name
  • phone number
  • description of the problem or error message of the page where you are experiencing the problem
  • computer operating system and version
  • Adobe Reader version
  • Internet browser and version
  • as much information as possible about the steps you took before you experienced the problem

Apply By Mail

Natural Resources Canada
c/o Electric Vehicle and Alternative Fuel Infrastructure Deployment Initiative (EVAFIDI)
580 Booth Street
18th Floor
Ottawa, ON K1A 0E4

Where applicants submit a copy of the required files by courier or registered mail postmarked by 23:59 Eastern Standard Time, May 16, 2019 we request that copies of the required files on a memory stick be included in the package, clearly marked with the name of the organization and the title of the project. If you are submitting by courier, it is recommended that you inform us by e-mail that you are doing so.

It is the applicant’s responsibility to retain proof of the time that the documentation package was sent to the Program. This may be required in the event that Natural Resources Canada does not receive the documentation package by the deadline for reasons that are beyond your control.

Important note: The submission of an application creates no obligation on the part of Natural Resources Canada to provide funding for the proposed project.