Welcome to ECALA

We are an Edmonton based adult community learning association, with a mandate to help individuals access non-credit educational opportunities throughout our city.

If you have educational needs, please visit our Programs & Services page or if you are a non-profit organization and want information on our funding, please visit our Grants & Funding page.

We have proudly served the city of Edmonton since 1998, and are funded by the Government of Alberta.

We hope our revised website will provide our members and guests with a quicker and easier experience finding the resources we have available.


What's Happening?

2015-2016 Funding Proposal Package

Posted: 4 December, 2014

Download: 2015-2016 Funding Proposal Package (docx)

ECALA is pleased to provide you with a copy of our new 2015-2016 proposal package and the deadline is February 13, 2015 by 3 PM. This will be the only package we will accept, if you submit a package from prior years it will not be reviewed.

There have been changes to the package so we ask that you spend time reading prior to making your application-firstly Community Issues and Employability Enhancement funding categories no longer exists.

1)Literacy and Foundational Learning
2)Family Literacy

are the new funded categories-please look at the definitions in the package to inform yourself of the new requirements.

We will be hosting an Open House December 11 between 2-5pm please join us for refreshments. We will be available to discuss the new guidelines should you need further clarification.

We will be hosting 4 Question and Answer sessions in January to help with specific questions regarding your proposal please mark: January 8, 15, 22 and 29 between 10am-12pm. We will be setting this time aside to answer any of your questions, you may come into the office, call or email us with your questions.

If you would like a private appointment with us please call the office to set a time. Our best wishes for the holiday season and the upcoming year.

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