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Grants to Toronto, Ontario Artists, Nonprofits, and Collectives to Enliven and Enhance Toron...

Deadline 06/17/19

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $30,000 to Toronto, Ontario artists, nonprofits, and collectives for arts projects that will benefit local historical sites. Applicants must speak with the grants officer, visit their proposed site, or attend an information session prior to submitting an application in order to co...

GrantWatch ID#: 172526

Grants to Halifax, Nova Scotia Nonprofits and For-Profits for Events to Promote Tourism and ...

Deadline 05/30/19

Grants to Halifax, Nova Scotia nonprofit and for-profits organizations for events that promote and develop the tourism industry and local economy. Applicants requesting funds for major events must contact program staff prior to applying. Grants are intended to support events that increase room nights and economic developme...

GrantWatch ID#: 166719

Grants to Ottawa Region, Ontario Arts Nonprofits, Artists, and Collectives for Presentations...

Deadline 05/31/19

Grants to Ottawa Region, Ontario nonprofit arts organizations, arts collectives, and individual artists to present projects of any discipline in a local arts center. This program is intended to support local arts organizations and artists in exhibiting and presenting their work through two project grant categories. Priorit...

GrantWatch ID#: 142691

Grants to Lethbridge County, Alberta Schools and Community Organizations for Capital Improve...

Deadline 05/31/19

Grants of up to $20,000 to Lethbridge County, Alberta schools and community organizations for capital improvement projects, including the purchase of equipment to support recreational, cultural, historical, or sporting projects, beautification projects, and facility upgrading and renovation projects. Priority is given to t...

GrantWatch ID#: 142762

Grants to Squamish, British Columbia Organizations for Community Service Programs to Enhance...

Deadline 05/31/19

Grants to Squamish, British Columbia registered charities to enhance the quality of life for local residents. Programs and projects should benefit residents of Squamish and focus on areas such as sports and recreation; heritage, arts, and culture; social and health development; families, children, and youth; the environmen...

GrantWatch ID#: 181022

Awards to USA, Canada, and International High School Students for Excellence in Writing Poetr...

Deadline 05/31/19

Awards of $200 to USA, Canada, and International high school students (in grades nine through twelve) who have demonstrated excellence in writing works of poetry, fiction, and nonfiction. The panel will select one winner each in poetry, short fiction, and creative nonfiction categories. Claudia Ann Seaman award winners are...

GrantWatch ID#: 181066

Grants and In-Kind Support to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Agencies to Fost...

Deadline 05/31/19

Grants and in-kind support to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations and local branches of government for innovative projects that foster intercultural understanding and dialogue. Awards are granted to organizations around the world that seek to grow their range of action within a broad range of social and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181411

Grants to Newfoundland and Labrador K-12 Schools for Hands-On Arts Learning

Deadline 05/31/19

Grants of up to $7,000 to Newfoundland and Labrador K-12 schools and school boards to enhance arts education opportunities. Funding is intended to help students develop intellectual skills through hands-on participation in the arts. The goal of the program is to involve young people in artistic activity in order to develop...

GrantWatch ID#: 181461

Award to a Quebec Individual for Translating a Book from French to English

Deadline 06/01/19

Award of $3,000 to a Quebec publisher or translator for excellence in the translation of a book from French to English. Consideration will be given to books that are works of poetry, fiction, and non-fiction that were originally written in French. Graphic novels, electronic books, and print-on-demand books are also eligibl...

GrantWatch ID#: 155527

Awards to Canada Artists and Arts Professionals for Contributions to the Visual, Media, and ...

Deadline 06/01/19

Awards of $25,000 to Canada individual artists, arts professionals, and groups to recognize outstanding work in the disciplines of media, visual, and fine arts. Nominations will be accepted for artistic achievements in the arts, excellence in fine crafts, as well as contributions through professional and volunteer capaciti...

GrantWatch ID#: 171072

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Groups and Individuals for Vocal Music Opportunities...

Deadline 06/01/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits, individuals, groups, and organizations for activities that support women’s barbershop vocal music education and performances. Funding is intended for programs such as education workshops or seminars, music festivals, or other music education events. While young women a...

GrantWatch ID#: 176061

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Filmmakers for Films that Promote Social Justice an...

Deadline 06/01/19

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

Grants to Ontario Arts Nonprofits and Galleries for Organizational Support

Deadline 06/04/19

Grants to Ontario nonprofit public art galleries and corporations for operational support. New applicants must contact a program officer prior to the deadline to discuss eligibility. Funding is intended to support art galleries that display a commitment to Ontario’s visual arts infrastructure, including exhibition and pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 164790

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International Children and Youth with Disabilities to Featu...

Deadline 06/05/19

An opportunity is available for USA, Canada, and International preK-12 children with disabilities to display their visual artwork in an online exhibition. Selected artwork featured in the online series will be displayed at a live exhibition located in Washington, DC. Both two-dimensional (preferred) and three-dimensional w...

GrantWatch ID#: 154524

Grants to Canada Arts Professionals for Career Development Opportunities

Deadline 06/05/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to Canada arts professionals to support career development activities. Applicants must create a profile in the online application portal at least 30 days prior to applying. Funding will support activities that advance the careers of Canadian arts professionals working in any artistic discipline. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177878

Grants to Manitoba Artists and Nonprofits for Arts Education Enrichment in K-12 Schools

Deadline 06/05/19

Grants to Manitoba artists, art groups, and arts organizations to enhance arts education in K-12 schools. Applicants must have a confirmed partnership with a registered Manitoba school. Funding is intended to support enriched core curriculum arts programs in K-12 schools by bringing Manitoba artists to work with students i...

GrantWatch ID#: 181020

Grants to Ontario Film Producers and Production Companies for the Development and Production ...

Deadline 07/04/19 Conference Date: 06/06/19

Grants to Ontario film producers and production companies for the development and production of film projects. Funding is intended to support a variety of projects across a range of genres, which offer cultural and industrial benefits. Review criteria are based mainly on the benefits the proposed project offers to the prov...

GrantWatch ID#: 184157

Grants to Saskatchewan Families for Cultural and Creative Activities for Children and Youth

Deadline 06/07/19

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

Grants to British Columbia K-12 Educators for Professional Training Programs in the Arts

Deadline 06/07/19

Grants of up to $500 to British Columbia K-12 educators for specialized training and learning opportunities to improve their knowledge of the arts. Funding is intended to enable school teachers to attend or present at professional development sessions, clinics or workshops designed to increase the appreciation of the arts ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174922
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Grants to Kelowna, British Columbia Resident Groups to Enhance Local Neighborhoods

Deadline 06/07/19

Grants of up to $1,500 to Kelowna, British Columbia resident groups to enhance the quality of life in local neighborhoods. Funding is intended to support resident-led projects that enable communities to take action to improve their neighborhoods. Through working with other residents, neighbors will build relationships, gai...

GrantWatch ID#: 179846

Wage Subsidies to Canada Agencies, Indigenous Communities, and Sector Organizations that Emp...

Deadline 06/12/19

Wage subsidies of up to $5,712 per youth to Canada nonprofits, municipalities, Indigenous communities, and other organizations that offer green jobs to local youth. Funding is intended to include high school and post-high school youth in a variety of settings, including rural, remote, urban, and Indigenous communities. Eff...

GrantWatch ID#: 184125

Grants to New Brunswick Music Artists and Groups of Artists to Support Live Domestic and Int...

Deadline 06/14/19

Grants of $5,000 and grants of $7,500 to New Brunswick qualifying music artists and groups of artists for live domestic and international performances and tours. Funding is intended to increase the presence of New Brunswick artists outside the province and to offer exposure to previously accessed and new domestic and inte...

GrantWatch ID#: 185427
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Awards to Nova Scotia Artists to Recognize Outstanding Cultural and Artistic Practice

Deadline 06/15/19

Award of $7,000 and an award of $18,000 to Nova Scotia interpretive and creative artists who have made a significant contribution to the province’s cultural life. Artists may work in any medium, and should have attained professional status, recognition, and mastery in their field. One primary and one secondary recipient ...

GrantWatch ID#: 169431

Residencies to USA, Canada, and International Individuals in the Journalism, Nonfiction, and...

Deadline 06/15/19

Residencies in Upstate New York to USA, Canada, and International professional documentarians, journalists, and nonfiction writers. The funding source is particularly interested in supporting the most critical, current issues, including, but not limited to: democracy and governance; education; environment and climate chang...

GrantWatch ID#: 172527
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Grants to Yellowhead County, Alberta Nonprofits for Cultural, Recreational, and Fitness Prog...

Deadline 06/15/19

Grants of up to $2,000 to Yellowhead County, Alberta nonprofit organizations to offer fitness, sports, cultural, and other recreational opportunities to local residents. Applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is available for programs and events in the areas of arts and culture, sports and recreat...

GrantWatch ID#: 175172
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Grants to Yellowhead County, Alberta Nonprofits for Culture, Recreation, and Healthy Living

Deadline 06/15/19

Grants to Yellowhead County, Alberta nonprofit organizations for new initiatives related to the arts, services and programs, and recreational facilities. Applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Funding may be requested for either capital or operating support. Consideration will be given to recreation (leis...

GrantWatch ID#: 175182

Grants to Yukon Nonprofits, Agencies, and Collectives for Arts Projects and Events

Deadline 06/15/19

Grants to Yukon nonprofits, government agencies, community organizations, artist collectives, government agencies, school councils, industry associations, and local councils for group projects that promote arts development. Funding may be requested for a broad range of projects, such as training, festival development, and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178090

Award to a Nova Scotia Artist or Group of Artists for Outstanding Work Reflecting Acadian Cul...

Deadline 06/15/19

Award of $5,000 to a Nova Scotia individual artist or group of artists to recognize excellence in artistic work that reflects Acadian values. Eligible artists may work in any artistic discipline. Candidates will be evaluated on the basis of knowledge of arts practices, knowledge of the cultural sector, and representation o...

GrantWatch ID#: 181075

Grants to Canada Researchers Affiliated with IHEs for Collaborative Social Sciences and Huma...

Deadline 06/15/19

Grants ranging from $7,000 to $25,000 to Canada researchers affiliated with qualifying postsecondary institutions for collaborative social sciences and humanities research. This program provides short-term support for partnered research endeavors that will inform decision making at a single partner organization from the pu...

GrantWatch ID#: 182338

Grants to Toronto, Ontario Writers to Create New Works and Finish Works in Progress

Deadline 06/17/19

Grants of $5,000 and grants of $10,000 to Toronto, Ontario writers to create or complete literary works of fiction, including short stories, novels, graphic novels, and children's literature; poetry; non-fiction; and oral traditions, such as spoken word, rap, dub, and storytelling. The program provides two levels of su...

GrantWatch ID#: 167062

Grants to Toronto, Ontario Playwrights to Support the Writing of Stage Plays

Deadline 06/17/19

Grants of $2,000 and grants of $8,000 to Toronto, Ontario playwrights at any stage in their career to support the creation of stage play scripts. Qualifying applicants must have already begun work on the play for which they are requesting funding, and a writing sample must be included in the application. The program pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 167065

Grants to Ontario Visual Arts Nonprofits, Public Arts Galleries, and Curators for Arts Prese...

Deadline 06/19/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to Ontario nonprofit organizations, nonprofit visual arts organizations, public art galleries, ad hoc groups and collectives of arts professionals or visual artists, and curators to present the work of local visual artists, provide professional development, and support curatorial research projects. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 158919

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Theater Organizations and Publishers to Translate C...

Deadline 06/19/19

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 Ontario Artists to Undertake Research and Professional Development Programs for Ca...

Deadline 06/19/19

Grants ranging from $30,000 to $50,000 to Ontario artists for professional development projects that will benefit their careers. Funding is intended to give artists the opportunity to investigate and examine their arts practice, without the responsibility of creating and producing artworks. The project work plan must b...

GrantWatch ID#: 180235
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Grants to Canada Nonprofits, For-Profits, Research and Health Organizations, Agencies, and IH...

Deadline 06/21/19

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $25,000 to Canada nonprofit, for-profit and Indigenous organizations, agencies, research organizations, institutions, and IHEs for peer-led or designed projects to improve the quality of life for senior citizens. Funding is intended to support projects designed by and for seniors ...

GrantWatch ID#: 158250
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Grants to USA and Canada PreK-8 Schools for Art-Infused Professional Development Initiatives

Deadline 06/21/19

Grants of $2,500 and art supplies valued at $1,000 to USA and Canada PreK-8 schools whose principal is a funding source member for art-infused professional development programs that utilize creative capacity-building. Funding is intended to create a long-term school-wide commitment to art education and to help students dev...

GrantWatch ID#: 171168

Grants to Canada Aboriginal Artists, Nonprofits, and For-Profits for Artistic Works and Pres...

Deadline 06/21/19

Grants to Canada First Nations, Metis, and Inuit artists, arts professionals, nonprofits, for-profits, and groups to support work in any artistic discipline. Applicants must be registered in the online application portal at least 30 days prior to applying. Funding will support any combination of eligible creating, knowing,...

GrantWatch ID#: 177877
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Grants to Greater Saint John, New Brunswick Qualified Donees to Improve the Quality of Life ...

Deadline 06/21/19

Grants of $4,300 and grant of $43,000 to New Brunswick qualified donees to improve the quality of life in Greater Saint John. Potential applicants must contact the funding source at least one week before the application deadline to confirm eligibility and receive an invitation to apply. The Anniversary Grant is awarded...

GrantWatch ID#: 180820
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Grants to Moncton, New Brunswick Nonprofits for Arts and Culture Projects and Operations

Deadline 06/22/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $2,000 to Moncton, New Brunswick nonprofit organizations for arts and cultural projects and programs. Funding is available for one-time project support, as well as operations support for qualifying arts organizations. Funding may be used for new initiatives, to enhance an existing initiative, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175671

Grants to Moncton, New Brunswick Nonprofits for Economy, Culture, Environment, and Governance

Deadline 06/22/19

Grants to Moncton, New Brunswick nonprofit organizations to benefit local residents. Funding is intended to support programs and services in the areas of environment, culture, economy, community, and governance. Grants may be used to launch new initiatives, further existing initiatives, or to maintain an existing level of ...

GrantWatch ID#: 185729

Grants to Ontario Nonprofits, Groups, and Artists for Touring Arts Programming

Deadline 06/27/19

Grants to Ontario nonprofit arts organizations, ad hoc groups and collectives, and professional artists to support touring exhibitions, arts events, and performances both within Ontario and outside the province. Some applicants will be require to contact the Funding Source to determine eligibility. For projects taking plac...

GrantWatch ID#: 153151
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Grants to USA, Canada, and Mexico Individuals to Encourage Creative Use of Light in a Wide R...

Deadline 06/30/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and Mexico individuals aged 35 or under, to support and encourage creativity in the art or science of illumination. Consideration will be given to candidates producing works using light in art, architecture, education, health, environmental design, software design, fixture design, and theater. P...

GrantWatch ID#: 155889
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Scholarships to USA, Canada, and International Singers and Musicians to Pursue Irish Music S...

Deadline 06/30/19

Scholarships of $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International singers and musicians for the study of Irish instrumental music or song. Past scholarships have been used to support the study and compilation of session tunes, Sean Nos lessons, and instrumental music lessons. Applicants may be of any age and ethnic background.

GrantWatch ID#: 157545
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Grant to a USA, Canada, or International Filmmaker for a Unique Film Project

Deadline 06/30/19

Grant and in-kind services to a USA, Canada, and International filmmaker to support a unique film project that contributes to society. Funding is intended to support a film that may not otherwise be completed without the help of the grant. Eligible projects include feature-length films, short films, web or television serie...

GrantWatch ID#: 160903
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Museums for Exhibitions Featuring Ar...

Deadline 06/30/19

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, festivals, museums, and biennials for exhibits featuring artists from Israel. Funding is intended for a range of exhibitions, including institutional or independent projects, events, or presentations that feature one or more ar...

GrantWatch ID#: 177464
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Grants to Montreal, Quebec Artists and Nonprofit Artistic Companies From Marginalized Groups...

Deadline 06/30/19

Grants to Montreal, Quebec individual artists, artist collectives, and nonprofit artistic companies from marginalized groups for professional development activities. Funding is intended to further the careers of both early-stage and older professional artists who are seeking to integrate into the general artistic community...

GrantWatch ID#: 181698
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofit Presenting Organizations to Promote Conte...

Deadline 07/01/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $20,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit professional performing ensembles and presenting organizations to improve public knowledge and appreciation of contemporary American music. The following two categories are eligible for funding: general operating support and project support, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 164730
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Grants to New Brunswick Individual Artists for Residencies to Carry Out Creative Work

Deadline 07/01/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to New Brunswick professional artists for participation in residencies related to their creative endeavor. Funding is intended to support local or nonlocal short-term residencies of three months or less that will allow artists to pursue specific projects. Eligible arts disciplines include, but are n...

GrantWatch ID#: 178602
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Grants to New Brunswick Arts Professionals for Career-Advancing Studies and Mentorships

Deadline 07/01/19

Grants of up to $1,000 and grants of up to $2,500 to New Brunswick professional artists for study programs and mentorships that foster career development. Funding is intended to support short-term studies and mentoring with private instructors, part-time and full-time post-secondary programs, and full-time programs at art ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180798
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals and Organizations for Projects Focusing ...

Deadline 07/01/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International individuals, organizations, museums, and historical societies for programs, projects, and activities that promote increased understanding and awareness of Jewish history in the Southern United States. There are three different grant funding opportunities available: 1) The Pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 181497