Type of Program:
The New Brunswick Prospector Assistance Program (NBPAP) provides financial assistance to prospectors searching for metallic or industrial minerals (except aggregates) in the Province.
Comments on Funding:
Funding is up to a maximum of $5,000 if the prospector does not have mineral claims at the time of application, and up to a maximum of $15,000 if the prospector has existing mineral claims at the time of application.
Generally, first time applicants receive a maximum of $1,000.
When It Ends:
The applicant must:
Applicants must submit the completed application form (digital format preferred) to the Exploration Assistance Program Coordinator, Geological Surveys Branch, NBDERD
Applicants must submit the completed application form, including:
Other Things to Note:
Applications are only available from April 1 – 30.