Rural Change Makers application

  • Are you interested in making a difference in your rural community?
  • Are you between 18 and 29 and live in rural Ontario?
  • Do you want to be part of a network of rural change makers from across the province?

If you answered yes, we invite you to fill out an application to be a part of the Rural Change Maker pilot program: link to application

Know someone you feel should be part of the Rural Change Maker journey? Click here to fill in a nomination form and forward it to your Nominee. It will be important that they complete the application form in its entirety.

If you would like more information, we are holding informational webinars, choose the time that fits best with your schedule below:

April 22           10:00 am

April 23           6:30 pm                                                                       

April 28           1:00 pm

The Rural Change Makers pilot program has a value of $4800 per participant. Those who are selected will receive all of the above at no cost, as the Rural Ontario Institute has been awarded a grant from the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture Food and Rural Affairs.

If you have any questions reach out to Vicki at