Applications will be accepted on a continuous basis until funds are fully subscribed. All applications to the CVP Program are subject to the availability of program funds.

Step 1.

Determine if you are eligible.

 Review the proponent, vehicle, and supporting infrastructure Eligibility Requirements, CVP Program Guide and Frequently Asked Questions to see if your project is eligible.


Step 2.

Set up an introductory call.

Email [email protected] to set up an introductory call.

Step 3.

Download and complete the applicant template.

 Download and complete the applicant template below that pertains to the vehicle type for which you are applying. If your organization is requesting funding for both on-road and off-road vehicles, please complete and submit two separate applications.


 On-Road Vehicles Applicant Template


Off-Road Vehicles Applicant Template


Step 4.

Download and complete the budget template.

Download and complete the budget template below by providing details on the vehicle(s), supporting infrastructure and vehicle telematics support (if applicable) that is required for the ZEV deployment.


 Budget Template


Step 5.

  Submit the application with supporting documents.

 Once your application is ready, click on the “Apply Now” button to submit your application and supporting documents.

 Not all projects will receive funding. Program funds will be allocated on a project-by-project basis based on alignment with the Evaluation CriteriaIf an initial review indicates your proposed project is not eligible, you may be contacted and asked to re-submit your application.


Step 6.

Wait for response from the CVP Program team.

After submitting your application, you will receive an e-mail from the CVP Program team confirming receipt of your application.

A decision should not be expected until at least four months have elapsed after the close of each intake.

Applications will be accepted and evaluated twice annually during the set review periods outlined below:

Application Period Review Period Status
January 13 to March 31, 2021 April 2021 Closed.
April 1 to June 30, 2021 July 2021 Closed.
July 1 to September 30, 2021 Postponed to April 2022 Closed.
October 1 to March 31, 2022 April 2022 Closed.
April 1 to November 30, 2022 January 2023 Now accepting.

                                   *If funds remain beyond the application periods listed above, further dates will be added as needed.