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Grants to Canada Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies to Improve Accessibility for Individu...

Deadline 07/26/18

Grants to Canada nonprofit organizations, businesses, municipalities, territorial governments, and indigenous organizations to improve accessibility in workplaces and community facilities. Funding is available for renovations, retrofit projects, and construction. Overview: The Government of Canada is currently acce...

GrantWatch ID#: 154538

Grants to Ontario Nonprofits, For-Profits, and IHEs for Innovations in Energy Conservation

Deadline 07/31/18

Grants to Ontario nonprofits and for-profits, including hydro companies, tech companies, consulting firms, industry associations, educational institutions, and public sector organizations for innovative approaches in conservation. Applications will be considered for projects that develop or pilot conservation practices, re...

GrantWatch ID#: 156246

Awards to Northwest Territories Individuals, Businesses, Organizations, and Communities for ...

Deadline 07/31/18

Awards to Northwest Territories communities, organizations, businesses, individual volunteers and recreational professionals to recognize outstanding contributions to recreation in northern communities. Nominations will be accepted for the following award categories: Scott McAdam Youth Leadership Award: The Scott McA...

GrantWatch ID#: 173517

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Businesses to Start or Strengthen a Foam Recycling P...

Deadline 07/31/18

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA and Canada nonprofits and businesses to start or enhance polystyrene foam recycling programs. Both residential curbside recycling programs and material recovery facilities are eligible for funding. This program targets post-consumer foam polystyrene products, which includes foodservice packag...

GrantWatch ID#: 180261

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and For-Profits for Research on Gambling...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants of up to $30,000 in direct costs to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit and for-profit organizations for a broad range of research projects addressing gambling disorders. In addition to direct costs, applicants may request up to 15 percent of administration and facilities costs. Projects may explore the eti...

GrantWatch ID#: 172861

Grants to Ontario Nonprofits, Artists, and Ensembles for Theater Productions and Exploration

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants to Ontario nonprofit organizations, professional theater artists, and artist ensembles and collectives for the production, creation, exploration, and presentation of theater. Priority will be given to works by Canadians. Funding is intended to support a broad range of projects regardless of theatrical tradition, as ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180701
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Professors to Conduct Research and Work in Finland

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International professors for an opportunity to work in Finland for a minimum of two months. Grantees will conduct research, give lectures, and work with Finnish companies. Deserving Finnish professors may apply to work at respected foreign universities. The Nokia Foundation promotes and suppor...

GrantWatch ID#: 159206
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Grants and In-Kind Support to Whitecourt, Alberta Businesses to Establish a Retail or Commer...

Deadline 08/24/18

Grants and in-kind support to Whitecourt, Alberta commercial and retail businesses to establish a presence in the downtown sector. Grants will be provided in the form of subsidized lease rates, training, and mentoring. Funding is intended to revitalize and increase foot traffic in the downtown area. Whitecourt has deve...

GrantWatch ID#: 183802
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Fellowships for Innovative Idea Sharing to USA, Canada, and International Individuals

Deadline 08/26/18

Fellowships for USA, Canada, and International individuals to attend a multi-disciplinary conference centered around the sharing of innovative ideas. Fellows represent a broad range of fields, and may include, but are not limited to, entrepreneurs, scientists, human rights activities, NGO leaders, artists, inventors, and a...

GrantWatch ID#: 173665
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Grants to Ontario Aboriginal Artists and Nonprofits to Create and Experience Original Art

Deadline 08/29/18

Grants of up to $15,000 and grants of up to $17,000 to Ontario nonprofit organizations, First Nation schools, and Aboriginal artists. Funding is intended to bring artists to work with individuals or groups of people from a community to create, experience, or present artistic work. The program supports projects that bri...

GrantWatch ID#: 153147
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Female Entrepreneurs to Support Outstanding Busines...

Deadline 08/31/18

Awards and In-kind support to USA, Canada, and International early stage female entrepreneurs with business initiatives that have significant growth potential. Projects may be related to any industry and must show notable sustainability, creativity, and social impact. Funding is intended to identify, support, and encourage...

GrantWatch ID#: 151419

Grants to Alberta Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, Agencies, and Individuals for Heritage Pres...

Deadline 09/03/18

Grants to Alberta nonprofit organizations, corporations, churches, schools and educational institutions, municipalities, individuals, First Nations, and Metis settlements the preservation and interpretation of Alberta’s heritage. Applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Funding will support the conservati...

GrantWatch ID#: 173649

Grants to Alberta Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs for History Preservation and I...

Deadline 09/03/18

Grants to Alberta nonprofits, corporations, churches, municipalities, schools and educational institutions, First Nations, and Metis settlements for the preservation and interpretation of the Province’s history. Applicants should discuss potential projects with program staff before preparing an application. The Alber...

GrantWatch ID#: 175357

Grants to Canada Publishers and Literary Magazines to Promote Works by Canadian Authors

Deadline 09/05/18

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $30,000 to Canada creative writing magazine and literary book publishers for projects that promote works by Canadian authors. Applicants must register online at least 30 days prior to the deadline. First-time applicants are encouraged to speak with a program officer before submitt...

GrantWatch ID#: 177880
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Grants to New Brunswick For-Profit Music Production Companies for Recording Projects

Deadline 09/07/18

Grants of up to $7,500 to New Brunswick music artists and production companies to support the recording of full-length albums, mini albums and EPs, and market-ready singles. Funding may be used for both pre-production and production expenses. The objectives of this program are to: -Promote the development and growth of...

GrantWatch ID#: 177500
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Grants to Alberta Nonprofits for Humanitarian Efforts in Developing Countries

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants of up to $25,000 to Alberta nonprofit organizations to support humanitarian projects in developing countries. Eligible projects are those that address the priorites of basic needs, small business development, women in development, and emergency disaster relief. CIP International Development funding testifies to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173804

Grants to Canada For-Profit Companies and Broadcasters Outside of Quebec to Support French-S...

Deadline 09/18/18

Grants to Canada for-profit companies and broadcasters operating outside of Quebec and who use French as their primary language of production. Funding is intended to support the development of television and digital media productions that portray the realities of living in French-speaking communities outside of the Quebec ...

GrantWatch ID#: 159480
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Arts Organizations to Promote Canadian Artists Inte...

Deadline 09/19/18

Grants of up to $30,000 to USA, Canada, and International arts organizations to support travel related to the international promotion of Canadian artistic works and artists. Applicants must be registered in the application portal at least 30 days prior to applying. Grants are available for registered or incorporated C...

GrantWatch ID#: 177980

Grants to Canada Aboriginal Artists, Nonprofits, and For-Profits for Artistic Creation, Even...

Deadline 09/21/18

Grants to Canada Inuit, Metis, and First Nations artists, arts professionals, groups, nonprofits, and for-profit organizations for artistic projects and activities across a broad range of disciplines. Applicants must register online at least 30 days prior to the deadline. Activities must be led by eligible First Nation...

GrantWatch ID#: 177876
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Grants to Canada IHE Faculty Members to Partner with For-Profits for the Transfer of Technol...

Deadline 09/24/18

Grants to Canada IHE faculty members to partner with companies, researcher-owned companies, and early-stage investment groups to support the transfer of technology originating from IHEs. This program seeks to support research and development projects demonstrating technology transfer potential. Objective: The objec...

GrantWatch ID#: 160240

Grants to Canada Artists and Songwriters for Promotional Costs and Professional Development A...

Deadline 09/27/18

Grants of up to $2,000 to Canada artists and songwriters for a range of professional development activities. Funding may be used for touring and showcasing, marketing and promotion, sound recording, and video production. A new, professional sound recording must be produced by the end of the grant period. The funding ac...

GrantWatch ID#: 170211
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Researchers to Improve Business Forecasting Methods

Deadline 09/29/18

Grants of $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International researchers for projects to improve business forecasting methods and business forecasting practice, including the organizational management aspects of the forecasting process. Funding will support projects within the methodology and practice/management categories. Fore...

GrantWatch ID#: 159833
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations for Holocaust-Related Film Production...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants of up to $60,000 to USA, Canada, and International organizations for the development, production, and post-production of Holocaust-related films. Films should have an educational value and a broad distribution potential. Proposed films will be judged on historical accuracy, creativity, feasibility, and vision. A...

GrantWatch ID#: 174360

Grants to New Brunswick Artists and Arts Professionals to Document and Contextualize the Arts

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants of up to $7,000 to New Brunswick artists and other arts professionals for the development, research, and implementation of written, video, film, or multimedia arts projects. Preference will be given to projects that involve New Brunswick artists and artwork. The purpose of this program is to foster theoretical and c...

GrantWatch ID#: 180272
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies to Promote Pa...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits, for-profits, and government agencies for the dissemination of research addressing patient-centered approaches to medicine. Applications are invited for projects involving the active integration of patients, clinicians, caregivers, and other healthcare stakeholders as cri...

GrantWatch ID#: 183094

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Medical Researchers for Clinical Studies of Alzheim...

Deadline 11/09/18 LOI Date: 10/12/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International researchers, postdoctoral fellows, and clinicians based at nonprofits, universities, academic medical centers, and biotechnology companies for clinical studies of therapies for Alzheimer’s and related dementias. LOIs are due April 13. The purpose of this program is to support inno...

GrantWatch ID#: 172502

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, For-Profits, and IHEs to Advance Alzhei...

Deadline 11/09/18 LOI Date: 10/12/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits, universities, academic medical centers, and biotechnology companies for biomarkers research that will further the development of Alzheimer’s therapies. LOIs are due April 13. New applicants are advised to allow 1-2 business days for registration in the online applicati...

GrantWatch ID#: 181960
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Researchers to Study the Prevention of Alzheimer's ...

Deadline 11/09/18 LOI Date: 10/12/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International postdoctoral fellows, clinicians, and researchers working in nonprofit organizations, universities, academic medical centers, and biotechnology companies for research on the prevention of Alzheimer's and related dementias. LOIs are due April 13. The ADDF seeks to support compara...

GrantWatch ID#: 182777

Grants to Canada Arts Companies, Groups, and Organizations to Translate Dramatic and Literar...

Deadline 10/17/18

Grants to Canada artistic groups, companies, and organizations to translate Canadian dramatic or literary works into English, French, or an Aboriginal language, for Canadian presentation or publication. Applicants must create an account in the online grants portal at least 30 days prior to applying. Your application can...

GrantWatch ID#: 177884
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Theater Organizations and Publishers to Translate C...

Deadline 10/17/18

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA, Canada, and International theater organizations and book publishers for the translation of Canadian dramatic or literary works for international publication or presentation. Applicants must be registered in the online portal at least 30 days prior to applying. Eligible Activities: - Tr...

GrantWatch ID#: 177981
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Grants to Canada Organizations and Professional Associations for the Promotion of Canadian A...

Deadline 10/31/18

Grants to Canada organizations and professional associations that are involved in the promotion and marketing of books by Canadian authors. Funding may be used for marketing, technology projects, internships, and professional development. Collective projects involving the promotion of Canadian history titles are also suppo...

GrantWatch ID#: 181038
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations and Individuals to Promote Financial ...

Deadline 11/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International organizations and individuals to enhance quality of life and improve financial positions. The Foundation seeks to provide personal financial assistance, as well as coaching, to help financially prudent and hardworking individuals recover from unanticipated life events, and to promot...

GrantWatch ID#: 180555

Sponsorships to Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands, British Columbia Organizations for Co...

Deadline Ongoing

Sponsorships starting at $1,000 to Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands, British Columbia organizations for initiatives that provide community benefit as well as business opportunities to local citizens. The initiatives should be re-occurring, annual or ongoing. Funding is intended for the Foundation's key focus areas of ...

GrantWatch ID#: 147609

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Companies to Produce Film and Television Series in ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International film production companies to produce major fiction film and television series that are filmed in Jerusalem's municipal area. Jerusalem must be the plot focus of the TV series or film. Funding is intended to revitalize Jerusalem's film industry. Background: In accordance with ...

GrantWatch ID#: 151464
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Grants to Canada Professional Songwriters to Attend Seminars and Workshops for Professional ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $750 to Canada professional songwriters to cover the cost of attending international or domestic songwriting seminars and workshops. The purpose of this program is to help songwriters who are in the business of writing songs for other people to perform. It is not intended for songwriters who are writing son...

GrantWatch ID#: 154176
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Grants to Nunavut Employers for Workforce Training in Small and Remote Communities

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $10,000 per trainee to Nunavut small employers, Inuit organizations, and Crown Corporations to support workforce training initiatives for individuals in small and remote communities. Eligible training expenses may include mandatory student fees; tuition fees; fees charged by the training provider; examinati...

GrantWatch ID#: 154537

Grants to Canada IHEs and Companies for Joint Engineering and Natural Sciences Research and ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Canada universities and companies for collaborative research and development in the fields of engineering and natural sciences. Applicants must contact the appropriate officer prior to applying. The purpose of this program is to enable Canadian-based companies to access unique expertise, knowledge, and educationa...

GrantWatch ID#: 155665
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Grants to Canada IHEs and Industry Partners for Science and Engineering Research and Develop...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $25,000 to Canada colleges and universities to partner with innovative companies for short-term research and development projects. Funding will support the project costs of science and engineering developments that address a company-specific problem. Objectives: Engage Grants are designed to give in...

GrantWatch ID#: 155668

Grants to Northern Ontario Businesses for Startup Activities and Job Creation in Priority Se...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Northern Ontario new businesses to support operations in emerging and existing priority sectors of the economy. Funding may be used for project costs related to the startup of a business that will result in new jobs in the region. Eligible costs include but are not limited to: -Leasehold improvements -New or...

GrantWatch ID#: 158766

Grants to Northern Ontario Established Businesses to Expand Operations and Create Jobs

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Northern Ontario existing businesses that intend to retain or expand their operations within the region to increase productivity, improve competitiveness, grow revenues, export, and create jobs. Applications are invited from businesses operating in a broad range of sectors. Eligible project costs may include but ...

GrantWatch ID#: 158767

Grants to Saskatchewan Metis Business Owners to Start Up or Expand Small Businesses

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Sasketchewan Metis business owners to start up or expand small businesses and community businesses. Funding is intended to help eligible business owners strengthen their businesses, to support local economic development, and to lever financial assistance from other sources. Eligibility criteria: - The project...

GrantWatch ID#: 158776

Grants to Canada Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies to Honor Military Veterans

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $1,200 and grants of up to $2,500 to Canada nonprofits, for-profits, and government agencies to honor veterans of the Canadian military. Funding will support commemorative events as well as the development of commemorative learning materials. All projects must address the sacrifices and achievements of indi...

GrantWatch ID#: 160400

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and For-Profits for Social Change Projects

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International social change organizations (including nonprofits and for-profits) that are in the early stages of their development for programs and projects that address important social issues at the national or global level. Funding is intended to support efforts that aim to improve the lives o...

GrantWatch ID#: 161348

Grants to Canada Businesses for Technologies to Promote Environmental Sustainability

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Canada small and mid-sized commercial enterprises to develop technologies that promote environmental sustainability while yielding positive economic benefits. Applications are invited for pre-commercial projects that address at least one of the following areas: clean water, clean soil, clean air, and climate chan...

GrantWatch ID#: 162738

Grants to Ontario Employers for Workforce Training to Meet Changing Industry Needs

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Ontario employers to support workforce training activities that will meet the needs of the province’s rapidly changing economy. This grant will defray the cost of training provided by a qualifying, third-party provider. Training must take place in Ontario and be provided to employees residing in Ontario. As...

GrantWatch ID#: 163062
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Rebates to Northwest Territories Nonprofits, For-Profits, Individuals, and Agencies for Ener...

Deadline Ongoing

Rebates to Northwest Territories nonprofits, businesses, individual residents, and Indigenous or community governments to defray the cost of purchasing energy-efficient appliances. This program intends to help Northwest Territories residents reduce greenhouse gas emissions and energy costs. Applicable Items: -Clothes...

GrantWatch ID#: 164253
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Grants to Qikiqtani Region, Nunavut Inuk Craftspeople for the Purchase of Tools and Sewing M...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $1,000 and grants of up to $2,500 to Qikiqtani Region, Nunavut Inuk craftspeople for the purchase of carving tools or sewing machines. Funding is intended to create and support successful Inuit businesses, and t0 provide employment opportunities within local communities.

GrantWatch ID#: 164258

Grants to Qikiqtani Region, Nunavut Tourism Businesses for Marketing and Equipment Purchases

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $10,000 to Qikiqtani Region, Nunavut tourism-related businesses for marketing and business expansion projects. Projects may include marketing initiatives or the purchase of new equipment, including safety gear. Eligible businesses operate in the communities of Resolute Bay, Grise Fiord, Arctic Bay, Qikiqtar...

GrantWatch ID#: 164259
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Grants to Northern Ontario Nonprofits, Municipalities, and Businesses to Promote Economic Gr...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Northern Ontario nonprofit organizations, IHEs, municipalities, and corporations to support economic growth. Funding in intended to strengthen local business and increase competition and productivity through community partnerships. The Funding Source encourages communities and businesses to become more innovative...

GrantWatch ID#: 164435

Grants to Canada Businesses, Colleges, and Research Institutions in Multiple Provinces to Dev...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Canada businesses, universities, colleges, and research institutions in New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, and Newfoundland and Labrador to develop technology-based services, products, or processes with commercial potential. Eligible projects are those in the areas of natural and applied sciences, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 165390