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Housing Supply Challenge Support Program

We help applicants of the Housing Supply Challenge by providing guidance, mentorship and the resources needed to develop and improve their submission.

Dates

Oct. 2020 — Sep. 2021

The Data Driven: Data Solutions for Informed Decision-Making Round. Applicants were invited to propose data solutions or methodologies that provide decision-makers with better information to make housing supply decisions.

Applications are now closed. 21 shortlisted applicants received incubation funding to prototype their solution. 14 prototypes were selected for funding to start implementing their solutions.

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Meet the Funding Recipients

Learn more about the 14 teams that received funding to implement their solutions!

Learn about the 21 Shortlisted Applicants

Explore their housing supply challenge solutions.

Find Relevant Resources

A one-stop shop for housing solutions, including profiles of innovative solutions, problem-scoping and solution-framing guides, and more.

Key Resources for the Getting Started Round

Explore the resources from the Housing Supply Challenge Support Program offered to potential applicants to the Data Driven Round.

Dates

Jun. 2021 — Jul. 2022

The Getting Started: Pre-development Processes Round. Applicants were invited to propose and develop locally relevant solutions that remove barriers to the development of housing that is affordable, with a specific focus on the pre-construction phase of projects.

Applications are now closed. 29 Shortlisted Applicants have been selected to receive funding to develop their solution.

The 29 shortlisted applicants will refine and develop a plan to implement their solution, using the incubation funding, by June 2022. The final results are scheduled to be announced by July 2022.

We are here to answer your questions about this Round.

Phone: 647-670-2265
Email: HSC-DOLsupport2@evergreen.ca

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Meet the Stage 2 Shortlisted Applicants

Learn more about the 29 teams who have received incubation funding to develop their solution.

Access the Round 2 events

Watch a recording of the World Café, Design Thinking and Proposal Writing Workshops.

Find Relevant Resources

A one-stop shop for housing solutions, including profiles of innovative solutions, problem-scoping and solution-framing guides, and more.

Join the Applicant Forum

Connect with other applicants, learn about their challenges and potential solutions, and discuss early-stage partnerships to help develop solutions together.

Dates

Feb. 2022 — Jul. 2023

The Northern Access: Supply Chain Solutions for Northern and Remote Housing Round. Applicants will be invited to propose solutions that will improve efficient and affordable access to materials and resources in northern and remote regions.

Applications are scheduled to open in February 2022. Learn more and sign up for updates from CMHC. 

UPDATE: Please note that the Housing Supply Challenge Northern Access Round Launch date previously marked for January 12, 2022 has been rescheduled.

Join us for the Northern Access Round Launch in February 2022. Register here.

We are here to answer questions about the Stage 1 application process and elements of the Support Program.

Phone: 647-670-2265
Email: HSC-DOLsupport3@evergreen.ca

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More on the Northern Access Round

Find more information about the Housing Supply Challenge on Impact Canada

Meet the Housing Advisors

The Housing Supply Challenge Support Program Advisory Committee supports partnership building, program design and resources as applicants advance their housing supply solutions.

Find Relevant Resources

A one-stop shop for housing solutions, including profiles of innovative solutions, problem-scoping and solution-framing guides, and more.

Contact Evergreen

We are here to answer questions about the Stage 1 application process and elements of the Support Program. Phone: 647-670-2265 Email: HSC-DOLsupport3@evergreen.ca

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