Junior Exploration Assistance Program 2 (JEAP 2)

Posted May.30.2016

The Ontario Prospectors Association announces JEAP 2 has commenced!!  The program will provide rebates of up to 33.33% (maximum of $100,000.00 per project).  Please see the Instructions for applying and the Guidebook for more information.

JEAP_Guidebook _ May 2016_i

Instructions for Applying for JEAP_May_2016_i

Application Funding Form_May_2016_i

SCHEDULE D_May_2016_i


Final Application Form_May_2016_i

2016 Northeastern Ontario Mines & Minerals Symposium

Posted Mar.16.2016

Click here www.ontarioprospectors.com/2016-northeastern-ontario-mines-minerals-symposium to access the NE Symposium Page.


Posted Mar.4.2016

Please check back for the next round of funding to be announced at the end of May!!

2016 Northwestern Ontario Mines & Minerals Symposium “Seeking Minerals for the Future”

Posted Feb.8.2016

Click here www.ontarioprospectors.com/2016-northwestern-ontario-mines-minerals-symposium-seeking-minerals-for the-future to access the NW Symposium Page.

JEAP: Junior Exploration Assistance Program

Posted Dec.15.2015

The Ontario Prospectors Association has entered into an agreement with NOHFC to provide Junior's funding.  More information to follow when available.

Symposia Notice

Posted Sep.2.2015


After extensive analysis of the economic conditions and state of our Industry, the Ontario Prospectors Association's Board of Directors have decided to not proceed with the Sudbury Ontario Exploration & Geoscience Symposium in November.

The Spring event (NW Symposium - Thunder Bay, April 5 & 6, 2016 will continue as planned.

The Board of Directors regret any inconvenience this decision has caused it's members and supporters.

Ontario Prospectors Association has T-Shirts!!!

Posted Mar.17.2015

Click here to view OPA T-Shirts For Sale  T-Shirts for sale $20.00 plus shipping and handling $25.00.  Contact Susan 866.259.3727 or 807.622.3284 or susan@ontarioprospectors.com 


2014 OPA Award Winners

Posted Nov.5.2014

Congratulations to the 2014 Award Winners!!!

2014 Ontario Prospectors Association Award

Posted Sep.25.2014

Nominations are being accepted for the 2014 OPA Award.  Deadline for nominations is October 22, 2014.

The Ontario Prospectors Association Award Criteria_2014

2014 OPA Award Nomination Form


2013 OPA Award Winners

Posted Nov.5.2013

Congratulations to the 2013 OPA Award Winners!!

Ontario Exploration Corporation - Prospectors Assistance
If you have properties in Ontario we want to help explore them. Funding up to $10,000 is available to qualified applicants through the Ontario Exploration Corporation. Click here for more information.