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Canada Financial Assistance Grants:  20 Financial Assistance Grants for Canada.

The scope of financial assistance grants can include financially struggling adults and families, financial assistance for primary and/or behavioral health care services, aboriginal groups, literacy, the arts and nonprofit general operating costs.

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Grants to USA and Canada PhD Students to Support Research Projects on Human Services

Deadline 11/01/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA and Canada PhD students to support research about issues related to human services. The purpose of funding is to assist with expenses related to presenting a dissertation on topics related to the well-being of families, adults, children, and communities. Eligible research projects will focus o...

GrantWatch ID#: 179600

Grants to Edmonton, Alberta Athletes and Teams for Travel to Compete in Sports Championships

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $4,375 to Edmonton, Alberta individual athletes and amateur sports teams for financial support to cover the cost of traveling to sports championship events in which they compete (in Western Canada, nationally, or internationally). Applicants must complete online registrations prior to applying.

GrantWatch ID#: 155238

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Jewish Individuals for Assistance in Moving to Isra...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Jewish individuals seeking assistance and information about moving to Israel. The purpose of this program is to assist Jews from North, Central, and South America who are making Aliya to Israel. The Cyrus Foundation provides financial assistance to those who need assistance in shipp...

GrantWatch ID#: 157761

Grants to Alberta Métis, Inuit, and Status or Non-Status Entrepreneurs for a Start-Up or Sm...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $99,999 to Alberta Inuit, Métis, and Status or Non-Status entrepreneurs for expanding a small business or funding a start-up. For Métis or Non-Status applicants, additional business loans are also available for up to 60% of the total project costs. The entrepreneur is required to have a minimum of 10% of ...

GrantWatch ID#: 158771

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Artists to Address Emergency Situations

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA, Canada, and International professional artists to address catastrophic incidents and other unforeseen events. This grant provides one-time financial assistance to artists who lack the resources to overcome emergency situations such as floods, fires, and emergency medical needs. Applicant...

GrantWatch ID#: 159691

Grants to Quebec Individuals Artists and Groups for Artistic and Literary Projects

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $25,000 to Quebec professional artists and writers, as well as groups of artists and writers, for artistic and literary projects. Grantees must either be immigrants or be part of at least one minority community, i.e. of African, Asian, Middle Eastern, Latin American, or mixed racial heritage. Artists ma...

GrantWatch ID#: 164105

Financial Assistance to Canada Businesses and Nonprofits in Multiple Provinces to Improve Op...

Deadline Ongoing

Financial assistance to New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, and Prince Edward Island businesses and nonprofit organizations seeking to expand or improve their operations. Applicants must contact their local program office prior to submitting an application. The Business Development Program (BDP) can...

GrantWatch ID#: 165658

Grants to Prince Edward Island Individuals and Families for Home Safety and Disability Renov...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $6,000, grants of up to $8,000, and in-kind energy efficient upgrades to Prince Edward Island low-income individuals and families for assistance in making major structural home renovations. Funding is intended to support essential renovations in one or more of the following categories: home structure, heati...

GrantWatch ID#: 166164

Grants to Newfoundland and Labrador Child Care Centers for Operating Support to Subsidize Ch...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Newfoundland and Labrador licensed child care centers for operating grants in order to lower fees. Funding is intended to help make child care more affordable for families with young children by providing them with standardized subsidy rates. The OGP requires participating child care centres to lower their ra...

GrantWatch ID#: 166231

Grants to New Brunswick High-Performance Athletes to Help Them Prepare for Major Competitions

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to New Brunswick top performing senior and junior athletes for financial assistance. Eligible applicants are those who have achieved significant results at the junior/senior national and/or international level or have demonstrated the potential to earn a place on a Canadian National Senior or Junior team. Funding...

GrantWatch ID#: 166578

Grants to Ontario Aboriginal Organizations for Resources to Help Them Participate in Mining A...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Aboriginal communities and organizations in Ontario to support participation in mining activities. Funding is intended for a consultant who would advise eligible communities about how to more effectively participate in processes that result from the Mining Act and its regulations. This stream will help Aboriginal...

GrantWatch ID#: 169284

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Jewish Young Adults to Participate in Programs in Is...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Jewish young adults between the ages of 18 and 30 to attend a gap year or educational program in Israel. Funding is intended to make it as easy and as affordable as possible for Jewish young adults to come to Israel. The program also helps to gather information about other grants an...

GrantWatch ID#: 172640

Raise Money on for Nonprofits, Small Businesses, Start-ups, Inventions, Veterans, ...

Deadline Ongoing

YouHelp is used to raise money while applying for grants. Start your campaign here: The 30-days ( 6 weeks) of free tips and templates provided for your crowdfunding strategy will empower you to utilize your "crowd", social media and email contacts to ask for contributions, and to ask contr...

GrantWatch ID#: 173609

Grants to Canada Published Writers Currently Working on Book-Length Projects to Cover Crisis-...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $10,000 to published Canada writers for financial assistance to cover expenses associated with an emergency situation. Funding is intended to provide professional writers with monetary relief and thereby enable them to complete a current book-length project in fiction, creative non-fiction, po...

GrantWatch ID#: 181768

Grants to USA and Canada Music Industry Workers and Musicians to Cover Costs Incurred Due to...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and Canada music industry workers and musicians for financial assistance during the coronavirus pandemic. Funding may be used to cover vital living costs such as housing, food, clothing, and medical expenses for individuals who have been impacted due to loss of work or illness.

GrantWatch ID#: 188503

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Creators for Assistance During the Corona/COVID-19 O...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $500 to USA, Canada, and International individual creative artists experiencing financial difficulty due to Corona/COVID-19. Funding is intended to provide financial assistance to active creators who are undergoing economic hardship due to the Corona pandemic. Grants may be used by creators who have emergen...

GrantWatch ID#: 188516

Opportunity for Ontario Residents and Businesses Affected by COVID-19 to Receive Financial A...

Deadline Ongoing

Opportunity for Ontario individuals and businesses who have been impacted by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) to receive financial assistance. The purpose of this program is to help local residents by providing bill payment flexibility and assistance. Funding is intended to provide local electric customers peace of mind.

GrantWatch ID#: 188533

Loans to USA, Canada, and International Eligible Writers for Emergency Expenses

Deadline Ongoing

Loans to USA, Canada, and International eligible writers for emergency expenses. Funding is intended for writers of any citizenship based in America and for American writers living in foreign countries. Funding is also intended for a range of professional authors, including journalists, poets, and dramatists with financial...

GrantWatch ID#: 188606

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Entrepreneurs and Entrepreneurial Students Affected ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants for USA, Canada, and International individuals to receive financial assistance. Funding is intended to address urgent financial needs of entrepreneurs and business students due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Funds may be used for basic needs such as food, medication, gas, transportation, and other necessities. Assistanc...

GrantWatch ID#: 188653

Grants to Canada Individuals for Financial Support During the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Crisis

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of $2,000 to Canada individuals for temporary financial support during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis. Funding is intended to assist individuals who are experiencing unemployment due to the pandemic, including illness, quarantine, a reduction in hours, or being dismissed.

GrantWatch ID#: 188869