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Grants to Ontario Nonprofits, Local Municipalities, and Aboriginal Communities for Infrastru...

Deadline 08/15/18 LOI Date: 07/25/18

Grants starting at $5,000 to Ontario nonprofits, First Nations, Aboriginal Communities, local municipalities and cultural and recreational agencies for capital funding to improve community infrastructure. Applicants must register by July 25, 2018. Funding is intended for projects that broaden access and improve community s...

GrantWatch ID#: 168096

Grants to Ontario Registered Charities for Community Programming in the Durham Region

Deadline 07/31/18

Grants to Ontario registered charitable organizations that offer a wide range of services benefiting the residents of the Durham Region. Funding is intended for programs in the areas of arts and culture, capacity building, education, environment, health, social development, and youth development. There are two separate ...

GrantWatch ID#: 135541

Grants to New Brunswick Nonprofits, Groups, and Agencies in the Northern Carleton Area to Imp...

Deadline 07/31/18

Grants to New Brunswick nonprofit organizations, associations, municipalities, and schools, hospitals, and other government agencies to strengthen and improve the quality of life for residents in the Northern Carleton area. Funding is intended for a wide range of programs including education, arts and culture, economic dev...

GrantWatch ID#: 170227
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Grants to Winnipeg, Manitoba and Brockville, Ontario Charitable Organizations for Programs t...

Deadline 09/15/18 LOI Date: 07/31/18

Grants to Winnipeg, Manitoba, and Brockville, Ontario charitable organizations for projects to help at-risk youth reach their potential. An LOI must be submitted by July 31, 2018. Funding may be used for projects in education, arts and culture, healthcare, and social services. Eligible projects are those designed to assist...

GrantWatch ID#: 172509

Grants to British Columbia Nonprofits for Environment, Arts, Health, Education, and Communit...

Deadline 07/31/18

Grants of up to $40,000 to British Columbia nonprofits in the Victoria Capital Regional District for programs in the areas of arts, culture, and heritage; environment; community services; education; or health and recreation. Added consideration is given to programs in the areas of homelessness and food security. All a...

GrantWatch ID#: 174784

Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Music Educatio...

Deadline 09/30/18 LOI Date: 07/31/18

Grants averaging $2,500 and in-kind product donations to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits for programs that provide music education in schools and local communities. New applicants must submit a letter of inquiry by July 31, 2018. Funding is intended to improve access to music instruction and to give children nati...

GrantWatch ID#: 178253

Grants to Toronto, Ontario Nonprofits and Collectives for Media and Visual Arts Projects

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Toronto, Ontario nonprofit organizations and collectives for short-term media and visual arts projects. First-time applicants are advised to contact program staff before applying. This program is intended for one-time and time-limited activities involving distribution or exhibition of works of ar...

GrantWatch ID#: 148855

Grants to Toronto, Ontario Literary Nonprofits for Short-Term and One-Time Literary Projects...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants of up to $8,000 to Toronto, Ontario nonprofit literary organizations and collectives for one-time and short-term literary projects and activities. Funding is intended to support the production and/or presentation of literary projects as well as activities that contribute to the development of the literary arts in To...

GrantWatch ID#: 169343

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Exhibit Historical American Art

Deadline 10/15/18 LOI Date: 08/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for arts exhibitions that increase the appreciation and understanding of historical American art (circa 1500–1980). Letters of inquiry are due August 1, 2018. Particular interest is given to exhibitions that will travel outside the United States or Chicago,...

GrantWatch ID#: 170093

Grants to Toronto, Ontario Nonprofit Art Organizations and Community Groups for Collaborativ...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants of up to $5,000, $10,000, and $15,000 to Toronto, Ontario nonprofit art organizations and community groups for one-time or time-limited collaborative projects involving professional artists and community members. First-time applicants must first contact the funding source before applying. Projects can involve one or...

GrantWatch ID#: 172510

Grants to Toronto, Ontario Nonprofits and Collectives for Time-Limited Music Production and P...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $15,000 to Toronto, Ontario nonprofit music organizations and collectives for a wide range of time-limited or one-time music-related projects. Funding is intended to enable qualifying organizations and collectives to engage in music projects that involve the production, presentati...

GrantWatch ID#: 172511

Grants to Toronto, Ontario Dance Artists and Nonprofit Dance Organizations and Collectives fo...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants of up to $15,000 to Toronto, Ontario professional dance artists and nonprofit dance organizations and collectives for dance projects and other activities that promote professional dance in Toronto. First-time applicants and those unsure of eligibility should contact the program officer prior to applying. Funding ...

GrantWatch ID#: 172512

Awards to Canada Authors, Illustrators, and Translators for Outstanding Literary Works

Deadline 08/01/18

Awards of $25,000 to Canada authors, illustrators, and translators to recognize outstanding literary works published within the country. Nominations will be accepted for recently published works in either English or French. There will be seven award categories in each of the two languages. In addition, $3,000 will be award...

GrantWatch ID#: 173470

Grants to Manitoba Nonprofits for Arts Workshops, Performances, Exhibitions, and Showcases

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants to Manitoba nonprofit community-based organizations to support a broad range of opportunities in the arts. Applications will be considered for initiatives in any discipline and may include exhibitions, performance, concerts, showcases, readings, juried art shows, classes, adjudications, and workshops. The Arts D...

GrantWatch ID#: 175577

Grants to Toronto, Ontario Nonprofit Organizations and Artist Collectives for One-Time Theate...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants of up to $15,000 to Toronto, Ontario nonprofit organizations and artist collectives for limited-time or one-time theater projects. First-time applicants must contact the funding source before applying. Funding can be used towards the production, creation, dissemination, or presentation of theater work or any other a...

GrantWatch ID#: 178330
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations for Chamber Music Workshops for Amate...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International organizations for workshops that provide coaching and support for amateur musicians playing chamber music. Funding is available to reduce registration fees for participants, subsidize coaches’ salaries, and provide scholarships for participants. ACMP defines a workshop as a pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 180316

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

Grants to British Columbia Arts Nonprofits, Artists, and Ensembles for Tours Outside the Pro...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants to British Columbia nonprofit arts organizations, individual artists, and artist groups, collectives and ensembles for tours outside the province that will result in improved artistic and professional opportunities. Applicants are encouraged to contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended for pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 180743

Grants to British Columbia Arts Administrators and Artists for Career Development Opportunit...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants of up to $2,500 and grants of up to $7,500 to British Columbia individual artists and arts administrators for career advancing opportunities. Funding is available for professional development events that require travel and for specific learning activities that will advance the recipient’s career. The Professio...

GrantWatch ID#: 180744

Grants to Canada IHEs, Nonprofits, and Individuals for Humanities and Social Sciences Resear...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants to Canada nonprofit organizations, postsecondary institutions, and qualifying individuals for outreach activities and events to engage various audiences in the social sciences and humanities research. This program supports targeted, short-term knowledge mobilization efforts. Eligible activities and events represent ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180893
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Filmmakers for Films that Promote Social Justice an...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International independent filmmakers for film projects that align with the themes of empowerment, social justice, and cultural exchange. Funding is available to both novice and experienced filmmakers for all stages of development, including development, production, post-production, as well as fil...

GrantWatch ID#: 182210
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Regions for You...

Deadline 08/31/18 Conference Date: 08/02/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits, government agencies, libraries, and schools in multiple regions for community development in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Applicants must request an invitation to apply prior to submitting a proposal. Program areas include youth developme...

GrantWatch ID#: 183038

Grants to British Columbia Municipalities and Districts to Establish Local Endowments

Deadline 08/10/18

Grants of up to $50,000 in matching funds to Northern and Central British Columbia municipalities and regional district electoral to build endowments with qualifying community foundations. Every dollar raised by the grantee will be matched by the funding source up to the maximum award. A community foundation endowment ...

GrantWatch ID#: 172519
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Grants to Niagara, Ontario Charities for Organizational Capacity Building and Community Bene...

Deadline 08/13/18

Grants of $500 to Niagara, Ontario charitable organizations for small, time-sensitive projects that address identified community needs. Applicants must contact the Foundation for consultation at least seven days prior to the deadline in order to apply. Additionally, funded projects may include assistance with the developme...

GrantWatch ID#: 172536

Grants to Waterloo Region, Ontario Organizations and Individual Artists for Arts Programming

Deadline 11/16/18 Conference Date: 08/14/18 LOI Date: 09/07/18

Grants to Ontario organizations ad individual artists for programs in any of the artistic disciplines in the Waterloo Region. Applicants must submit a Stage 1 application by September 7, 2018. Funding is intended for specific projects, innovation, experimentation, and pilot projects. New programs, start-ups, and exceptiona...

GrantWatch ID#: 139751

Grants to Alberta Nonprofits and Municipalities in the Battle River Area for Health, Arts, R...

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants to Alberta nonprofit organizations and municipalities to benefit communities in the Battle River area. Applications will be considered for projects and activities in a broad range of areas, including health, education, recreation, and arts and culture. The Foundation serves an area that stretches from Camrose we...

GrantWatch ID#: 152845
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Excellence in Historical Musical Perf...

Deadline 08/15/18

Award of $2,000 to recognize a USA, Canada, or International scholar or performer for outstanding contributions to historical musical performing practices. Awards are intended to subsidize the publication costs of articles, monographs or editions, as well as public performance, recordings or other projects. The winner r...

GrantWatch ID#: 158738

Grants to Saskatchewan Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Recreational, Sports, and Cultu...

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants ranging from $100 to $1,000 to Saskatchewan nonprofits, schools, and municipal or First Nation recreation authorities to enhance cultural, recreational, and sports opportunities for local residents within the funding source’s service area. The purpose of this program is to support the capacity building benefits of...

GrantWatch ID#: 163128

Grants to Saskatchewan Nonprofits and Band Enterprises for Development Projects Serving Eligi...

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants to Saskatchewan charitable organizations and band enterprises for economic and community development projects serving First Nations communities in eligible regions. Eligible programs are those that serve Peter Chapman Band, Prince Albert Grand Council, Chakastaypasin Band, Agency Chiefs Tribal Council, Meadow Lake T...

GrantWatch ID#: 165205

Grants to Alberta Nonprofits and Agencies for Music Education and Appreciation Programs

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants of up to $1,500 to Alberta nonprofit organizations and agencies to promote, deliver or encourage participation in music education, workshops, camps, festivals, and programs. Priority will be given to organizations serving communities with limited resources for Music Education projects. All supported events must be o...

GrantWatch ID#: 172240

Grants to Canada Artists, Arts Professionals, and Arts Organizations for International Travel

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants of up to $30,000 to Canada artists, curators, arts professionals, artistic collectives and groups, artistic organizations, and cultural connectors and sector buildings for arts-associated travel abroad. Applicants must be registered in the online grants portal at least 30 days prior to applying. The Travel comp...

GrantWatch ID#: 177920
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Researchers for Research Projects and Publications R...

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants of up to $1,200 to USA, Canada, and International researchers for research projects and publications that focus on promoting classic song. Eligible applications may be submitted at any stage of research. Proposals from graduate students writing dissertations, independent scholars, and faculty will be considered. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181872
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Grants to Nova Scotia Nonprofits and First Nations to Promote Diversity and Social Equity

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Nova Scotia nonprofit organizations and Mi’kmaw bands for activities that promote social equity and diversity. Funding will also support capacity building for organizations representing marginalized groups. This program recognizes that involvement by the province’s diverse population in commu...

GrantWatch ID#: 182399

Grants to Alberta Nonprofits for Arts, Recreation, Social Services, and Community Development

Deadline 08/16/18

Grants to Alberta nonprofit organizations for activities that benefit the citizens of Leduc. Eligible program areas include recreation, arts and culture, parks, community activities, and social services programs. Funding may be used for operational expenses or capital projects. These grants provide assistance to Leduc ...

GrantWatch ID#: 158422
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Grants to Canada Music Artists, Record Labels, and Managers for Artist Promotion and Touring...

Deadline 08/16/18

Grants to Canada music artists, independent record labels, and artist managers for marketing and promotion activities. The purpose of this fund is to help emerging Canadian music artists launch their careers. Funding may support promising artists throughout Canada. The goal of this fund is to directly impact artists and su...

GrantWatch ID#: 175217
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Grants to Saskatchewan Families for Cultural and Creative Activities for Children and Youth

Deadline 08/17/18

Grants of up to $750 to Saskatchewan families for cultural, artistic, and creative programming for children and youth from ages 4 - 19. Funding is intended for programs for children and youth facing financial barriers to such activities and is based on a family's financial need. Creative Kids provides funding for Sask...

GrantWatch ID#: 168827
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Grants to Alberta Nonprofits in the Municipal District of Bighorn for Recreation, Culture, F...

Deadline 08/24/18

Grants to Alberta nonprofit community organizations for a broad range of activities to benefit residents of the Municipal District of Bighorn. Program areas include culture, recreation (parks and sports), facilities, special activities, and family and community support services. Funding may be requested for capital project...

GrantWatch ID#: 143980
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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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Grants to Alberta Nonprofits to Host Sports, Recreational, and Cultural Events in Edmonton

Deadline 08/29/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to Alberta nonprofit organizations to host amateur sports events, recreational events, and multicultural events within the city limits of Edmonton. Eligible events may be international, national, and provincial in scale. Events must be open to the public and not restricted to club membership. Multicu...

GrantWatch ID#: 173802

Grants to Canada Artists, Arts Professionals, and Organizations for Travel to Support Artist...

Deadline 08/29/18

Grants of up to $30,000 to Canada artists, curators, arts professionals, and arts organizations to support travel costs for presentations, collaborative works, exhibitions, networking, and expanding market opportunities for artists. Applicants must register at least 30 days before submitting an application. Funding may...

GrantWatch ID#: 177881
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Grants to Ontario Nonprofits for Health, Environment, Education, Youth, Arts, and Social Ser...

Deadline 08/30/18

Grants of up to $25,000 to Ontario nonprofits for projects that improve, maintain, or transform the quality of life in Oakville. Proposals are accepted in the focus areas of health care, arts and culture, social services, community development, environment, education, fitness, heritage, and youth. Projects must have a s...

GrantWatch ID#: 183778
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Grants to Meaford, Ontario Nonprofits for Projects, Programs, and Events that Promote Commun...

Deadline 08/31/18

Grants to Meaford, Ontario nonprofit organizations for civic events, festivals, projects, and programs that enhance the local community. Eligible requests are those that align with the funding source's strategic priorities of strengthening the community by providing services and events to the residents and visitors of the ...

GrantWatch ID#: 138338
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Grants to Medicine Hat, Alberta Individuals, Organizations, Teams, and Groups for Local, Reg...

Deadline 08/31/18

Grants of up to $3,000 to Medicine Hat, Alberta organizations, agencies, individuals, teams, and groups for one-time assistance to fund the attendance or hosting of competitions and events. Events may be either provincial, regional, national, or international. Funding is intended to recognize and acknowledge the effort...

GrantWatch ID#: 165813
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Artists and Writers Who Are Parents to Recognize Ar...

Deadline 08/31/18

Awards of $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International individual artists and writers who have children under the age of 18 to recognize creative excellence. This program evaluates artistic merit based on the strength of the applicant’s portfolio. The awards provide unrestricted cash funding, and recipients may use the funds...

GrantWatch ID#: 175490
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Grants to Calgary Area, Alberta Arts Nonprofits for Internship Positions for Arts Graduates

Deadline 08/31/18

Grants of $15,000 to Calgary Area, Alberta nonprofit arts organizations to hire arts graduates for internship positions. Applicants must contact program staff to obtain access to the application. The purpose of this program is to provide graduates with career development opportunities in the arts sector. Artistic Inter...

GrantWatch ID#: 182992
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Grants to Alberta Arts Nonprofits for Capacity Building and Strategic Planning Initiatives in...

Deadline 08/31/18

Grants of up to $15,000 to Alberta arts nonprofits that serve residents of Calgary and the surrounding areas for organizational and strategic support. Funding is also available for new programming initiatives that advance the organization’s presentation and artistic practices. Rozsa Foundation Aspiration Grants are d...

GrantWatch ID#: 182993
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Grants to Alberta Arts Nonprofits to Test Small-Scale Seed Projects and Initiatives in the C...

Deadline 08/31/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to Alberta arts nonprofits in Calgary and surrounding areas for new, small-scale experiments and tests to address a challenge facing the organization. Funding is intended to carry the potential for transformational impact and foster a culture of research and development. The Rozsa Foundation rec...

GrantWatch ID#: 182994

Grants to Alberta Arts Nonprofits in the Calgary Area to Expand a Previously Established Pro...

Deadline 08/31/18

Grants to Alberta arts nonprofits that serve residents of Calgary and the surrounding areas to support the expansion of an idea, including scaling up of the work accomplished in the experimentation phase and further prototyping. Applicants should have already conducted tangible experimentation around their idea. Buildin...

GrantWatch ID#: 182995
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Universities for Book Publication

Deadline 09/01/18

Grants ranging from $1,500 to $15,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits, universities, museums, civic institutions, and trade publishers for financial assistance to produce and publish non-fiction books. Funding is intended for publications on the subjects of art, architecture, and design; cultural history, the ...

GrantWatch ID#: 170317