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73 Literacy & Libraries Grants for Canada

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Grants to Ontario Nonprofits and Collectives in Eligible Areas for Literature-Related Projec...

Deadline 08/03/21

Grants of up to $8,000 to Ontario nonprofit organizations and collectives in eligible areas for one-time and short-term literature-related projects and activities. First-time applicants must contact the funding source before applying. Funding is intended to support the...

GrantWatch ID#: 169343

Award to a USA or Canada Library Employee or Team in Recognition of Innovative Marketing Str...

Deadline 08/06/21

Award of $2,000 to a USA or Canada public library employee or team in recognition of innovative marketing strategies. Special consideration will be given to an individual or team of marketers of library services who have revived or initiated a new marketing approach in...

GrantWatch ID#: 197665

Grants to Ontario Nonprofits and Artists to Increase Access to the Arts for Underserved Popu...

Deadline 09/15/21 Conference Date: 08/10/21

Grants of $10,000 to Ontario nonprofit arts organizations, artists, and collectives in eligible locations to support collaborative public arts programs. Funding is intended to increase access to the arts for underserved populations. The purpose of this program is to su...

GrantWatch ID#: 172829

Grants to Saskatchewan Nonprofits for Legal Aid, Reform, Research, Education, and Law Librar...

Deadline 08/20/21

Grants to Saskatchewan nonprofits for projects and programs that address legal issues such as legal education, legal aid, law reform, legal research, and law libraries. Priority will be given to ongoing programs. Short-term projects will also be considered, depending o...

GrantWatch ID#: 178164

Grants to Saskatchewan Nonprofit and Charitable Organizations in Eligible Areas for Programs ...

Deadline 08/27/21

Grants to Saskatchewan nonprofit and charitable organizations and schools in eligible locations for projects and programs that benefit underserved and at-risk children. Funding is intended to support activities within the focus areas of health and wellness; literacy an...

GrantWatch ID#: 196301

Award to a Quebec Individual in Recognition of Outstanding Contributions to English Language...

Deadline 08/27/21

Award to a Quebec individual in recognition of outstanding contributions to English language literature. Funding is intended to acknowledge a long-standing member of the literary community who has made considerable contributions over at least a ten-year period. The nom...

GrantWatch ID#: 197359

Grants to Nunavut Groups and Individuals in Eligible Locations for Activities that Promote I...

Deadline 08/31/21

Grants of up to $5,000 to Nunavut community groups and individuals in eligible locations for community-based cultural activities. Funding is intended to support projects and programs that promote and improve traditional Inuit activities and skills, and enhance and main...

GrantWatch ID#: 178718
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Grants to Alberta and USA Nonprofits in Eligible Locations for Projects and Programs to Benef...

Deadline 09/01/21

Grants to Alberta and USA nonprofit organizations for projects and programs to benefit communities where the funding source has a presence. Funding is intended for projects in the focus areas of education, hunger prevention, health and wellness, and disaster relief. A ...

GrantWatch ID#: 134598

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Universities for Book Publication

Deadline 09/01/21

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits, and colleges and universities, museums, civic institutions, and trade publishers for financial assistance to produce and publish non-fiction books. Funding is intended for publications on the subject...

GrantWatch ID#: 170317
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Teachers to Attend a Professional Development Works...

Deadline 09/01/21

Grants of up to $750 to USA, Canada, and International early-career middle school and high school teachers to attend an annual literature workshop. Grant funds may be used to cover the registration fee and provide assistance with travel and accommodations. Funding is i...

GrantWatch ID#: 172250

Grants to Alberta Artists, Arts Administrators, and Ensembles for Literary Arts Projects

Deadline 09/01/21

Grants of up to $15,000 to Alberta individual artists, artists ensembles, and arts administrators for literary arts activities. First-time applicants must request an online registration at least five business days prior to the deadline. Applicants may request funding f...

GrantWatch ID#: 180306

Grants to Canada Writers and Publishers to Promote Ukrainian Literature and Culture

Deadline 09/01/21

Grants to Canada writers and publishers to promote work related to Ukrainian culture and heritage. Funding is intended to support research and manuscript development, translation of literature to and from Ukrainian, activities to advance Ukrainian Canadian literature, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 193577

Grants to Canada Groups of Writers and Publishers to Promote Ukrainian Literature and Herita...

Deadline 09/01/21

Grants to Canada nonprofit groups of writers and publishers for work promoting Ukrainian literature, heritage, and culture. Funding is intended to support the publication of literary works, literature translations to and from Ukrainian, manuscript development and resea...

GrantWatch ID#: 193578

Grants to Canada Individuals for Historic Preservation Projects Involving the Ukrainian Cana...

Deadline 09/01/21

Grants to Canada individuals for historic preservation activities relating to the community of Ukrainian Canadians in Canada. Funding is intended to support projects that involve the recording of oral histories, as well as writing, research, and publication of the hist...

GrantWatch ID#: 193599

Grants to Canada Nonprofits for Historic Preservation Projects Relating to the Ukrainian Can...

Deadline 09/01/21

Grants to Canada nonprofit organizations for historic preservation activities relating to the Ukrainian Canadian community. Funding is intended to assist with projects that support writing, research, and publication of the histories of local organizations and communiti...

GrantWatch ID#: 193600
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Grants to Ontario Literary Artists to Create Works for Online or Print Publication

Deadline 09/02/21

Grants of $12,000 to Ontario individuals to support the creation of original literary works. Funding may be used for artist fees, editorial expenses, research expenses, and child care fees. Funding can support literary artists, including northern writers, in genres inc...

GrantWatch ID#: 186820

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Artists to Pursue Projects or Teach at a Univer...

Deadline 09/14/21

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International artists in various disciplines to pursue projects or teach at a university in New Jersey. Funding is intended for applicants who show noteworthy potential in their artistic practice. Applications will be accepted from artis...

GrantWatch ID#: 174673

Grants to British Columbia Charities, Schools, and Individuals for Programs that Benefit Chil...

Deadline 09/15/21

Grants to British Columbia registered charities, schools, and individuals in eligible regions for programs and activities that benefit local children and families. Funding is intended to support projects and initiatives that support children, youth (ages 17 and under),...

GrantWatch ID#: 141743

Grants to British Columbia Organizations and Institutions for Arts and Culture, Health and We...

Deadline 09/15/21

Grants to British Columbia educational or charitable organizations and institutions for programs related to health and welfare, educational resources, culture and creative arts, and amateur athletics. Funding is intended for projects that take place in the Province of ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174117

Grants to Canada Organizations for Activities that Support Local Publishers, Creators, and A...

Deadline 09/15/21

Grants to Canada organizations for activities and events that support local publishers, creators, and audiences. Proposals must address the reality of delivering programs during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Program areas include education activities, music pres...

GrantWatch ID#: 185307

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Individual Scholars for Research Projects on t...

Deadline 09/17/21

Fellowships of $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International scholars for research projects involving the history of public health and/or medicine. Some applicants are asked to contact Foundation staff prior to submitting an application. Fellows will use a specialized resea...

GrantWatch ID#: 158530
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Grants and In-Kind Donations to Ontario Nonprofits for Community Benefit Programs

Deadline 09/24/21

Grants and in-kind donations to Ontario nonprofit organizations for programs serving the communities in which the funding source has a business presence. Program areas include education, youth, healthcare, and the environment. Funding is intended to support local commu...

GrantWatch ID#: 147606

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Study, Write, and Work in New Y...

Deadline 09/24/21

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International individuals to study, write, and work in a library in New York. This program is open to scholars, academics, translators, writers, and visual artists. The goal of this fellowship is to promote dynamic conversations about sc...

GrantWatch ID#: 173018
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Grants to Quebec Arts and Culture Nonprofits in Eligible Locations to Host Writing Residenci...

Deadline 09/28/21

Grants of up to $10,000 to Quebec nonprofit arts and cultural organizations in eligible locations to host writing residencies for Native Canadian artists and cultural workers. Funding is intended to train the next generation of Indigenous critical writers in the arts s...

GrantWatch ID#: 192304

Grants to Manitoba Registered Charities to Address Community Needs

Deadline 09/30/21

Grants to Manitoba registered charities in eligible locations for projects that address local community needs. Funding is intended for projects that align with the following areas of focus: families, children, and youth; education, literacy, and employment; health, wel...

GrantWatch ID#: 163260
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Grants to Manitoba Associations, Institutions, and Individuals for Legal Reform, Libraries, ...

Deadline 10/01/21

Grants to Manitoba associations, organizations, institutions, and individuals for activities that further efforts to expand legal knowledge and understanding both within the profession and the broader community. Potential applicants are required to contact the funding ...

GrantWatch ID#: 149071
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Arts, Humanities, and Social Science Scholars for R...

Deadline 10/01/21

Grants of up to $65,000 to USA, Canada, and International scholars and professionals in the social sciences, humanities, or arts for a three to nine-month residency. Successful applicants will receive an office, airfare to and from the residence, an apartment, and a he...

GrantWatch ID#: 161651

Grants to Saskatchewan Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Health Regions for Projects to Ben...

Deadline 10/01/21

Grants of up to $5,000, grants of up to $25,000, and grants of up to $50,000 to Saskatchewan nonprofit organizations, municipalities, schools, school boards, and health regions for projects to benefit local communities. Applicants are advised that registration approval...

GrantWatch ID#: 174511
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Grants to Manitoba Registered Charities for Programs to Promote Literacy

Deadline 10/01/21

Grants of up to $4,000 to Manitoba registered charities for programs that promote literacy. First-time applicants must contact the funding source prior to applying. Eligible activities will be held in libraries and community centers throughout the province. Family lit...

GrantWatch ID#: 179698

Award to a USA, Territories, and Canada Author for a Scholarly Book or Catalog About Costume ...

Deadline 10/15/21

Award of $750 to a USA, Territories (Guam, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands), or Canada author for a published book or exhibition catalog that contributes significantly to the study of costume and research related to dress. Funding is intended for material that makes a ...

GrantWatch ID#: 150317

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Youth Education and Career Readi...

Deadline 10/15/21

Grants of up to to $50,000 to Arizona, New Mexico, Texas, Alberta, British Columbia, Saskatchewan, and Ontario nonprofit organizations for programs to benefit vulnerable youth in eligible regions. Funding is intended for programs to support educational engagement and c...

GrantWatch ID#: 176244
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Grants to Ontario Registered Charities in Eligible Locations for Community Benefit Projects

Deadline 10/15/21

Grants of up to $3,000 and grants of up to $4,000 to Ontario registered charities in eligible locations for projects that benefit the local community. Funding is intended for a broad range of activities in the following areas of focus: the arts, health, education, env...

GrantWatch ID#: 191456

Grants to Canada Publishers and Arts Groups, Collectives, and Organizations to Translate Loca...

Deadline 10/20/21

Grants to Canada publishers and arts groups, collectives, and organizations to translate local works. Applicants are required to create an account in the online grants portal several weeks prior to applying. Funding is intended for the translation of theater and litera...

GrantWatch ID#: 177884

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Theater Organizations and Publishers for the Transl...

Deadline 10/20/21

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA, Canada, and International literary publishers and theater organizations for the translation of Canadian dramatic or literary works. Applicants must be registered in the online portal in advance of the deadline. Funding is intended to pre...

GrantWatch ID#: 177981
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Grants to Ontario Literary Artists and Performers to Create and Record Original Literary Wor...

Deadline 10/27/21

Grants of $5,000, grants of $10,000, and grants of $15,000 to Ontario literary artists and performers to create and record original literary works. Funding is intended to support the completion of artists' new work that will be performed for the general public. Grants ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175547

Grants to British Columbia Registered Charities to Benefit At-Risk Youth and Children

Deadline 10/31/21

Grants of up to $3,000 to British Columbia registered charities in eligible locations for programs benefiting children and youth who experience barriers to success. Activities and programs must involve one or more of the organization's objectives: access, skills, and s...

GrantWatch ID#: 175183
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Grants to Canada Organizations and Professional Associations to Benefit the National Book In...

Deadline 10/31/21

Grants to Canada organizations and professional associations to benefit the book industry throughout the country. Funding is intended to support projects designed to benefit the structure and efficiency of the industry. Eligible projects areas include professional deve...

GrantWatch ID#: 181038
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Grants to Canada Arts Organizations and Groups of Artists for Visual and Literary Artwork Di...

Deadline 11/01/21

Grants of up to $7,500 to Canada organizations, festivals, arts service associations, artist groups, and reading series to display publishable works or to offer professional growth activities. Funding is intended to promote the appreciation and development of Canadian ...

GrantWatch ID#: 160355
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Grants to Newfoundland and Labrador Authors to Publish Works in the Social Sciences and Huma...

Deadline 11/01/21

Grants of up to $5,000 to Newfoundland and Labrador authors to provide financial assistance for scholarly publishing in the fields of social sciences and humanities. Eligible expenses include publication costs, illustrative materials, and indexing. While all forms of s...

GrantWatch ID#: 190867

Grants to Ontario Trade and Event Nonprofits for Capacity-Building and Business Development

Deadline 11/04/21

Grants of up to $60,000 to Ontario nonprofit trade and event organizations for capacity-building and business development activities. Applicants must contact the funding source prior to submitting an application. Funding is available for projects that will encourage th...

GrantWatch ID#: 175127
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Libraries and Individuals for Bibliographical and L...

Deadline 11/05/21

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals, libraries, and organizations to compile scholarly library resource lists serving United States library patrons. Examples of lists include indexes, reading lists, webliographies and other guides to li...

GrantWatch ID#: 174274
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Writers to Recognize an Outstanding Debut Literary ...

Deadline 11/15/21

Awards of $2,000 to USA, Canada, and international writers to recognize an outstanding debut literary work. Submissions must be the author's first fiction publication. The winning stories will be published in an annually released anthology. The purpose of the award is ...

GrantWatch ID#: 190603
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Grants to Alberta Nonprofits, Churches, Tribes, IHEs, Societies, and Boards for Public Arts ...

Deadline 12/01/21

Grants to Alberta nonprofit organizations, churches, library boards, Indian bands, Metis settlements, post-secondary institutions, and agricultural societies to reimburse public presentations by professional artists. New applicants must register online at least five bu...

GrantWatch ID#: 174990

Awards to USA and Canada Individuals to Recognize Emerging Talent in Writing and Illustratin...

Deadline 12/31/21

Awards of $3,000 to a USA or Canada author and an illustrator to encourage and recognize emerging talent in children’s literature. Nominations are accepted on behalf of outstanding new illustrators and writers whose books portray the universal qualities of childhood,...

GrantWatch ID#: 163058
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Grants to Ontario Professional Writers to Create New Works of Written Composition

Deadline 01/15/22

Grants of up to $5,000 to Ontario published professional writers to begin or continue written compositions in the following genres: fiction, nonfiction literature, young adult literature, poetry, comics and graphic novels, and illustrated writing for children. Funding ...

GrantWatch ID#: 164735
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Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International Artists to Participate in a Residency Program...

Deadline 01/18/22

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International artists, writers, and composers to participate in a residency program. The purpose of the program is to provide artists with a tranquil environment in which to pursue their goals. Artists will be given accommodation at the...

GrantWatch ID#: 176635
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Award to a USA or Canada Library in Recognition of Staff Development Program

Deadline 02/01/22

Award of $3,500 to a USA or Canada library to recognize achievements in the area of professional development. The award honors an institution that offers a workforce development program designed to enhance staff abilities and increase the effectiveness in reaching obje...

GrantWatch ID#: 160079
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Librarian to Honor Outstanding Character in a Chall...

Deadline 02/01/22

Award of $10,000 to a USA, Canada, or International librarian to recognize extraordinary character in the face of a difficult situation. Nominees should demonstrate that they have dealt with challenges with integrity and with their dignity still intact. In addition to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 166587
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Grants to Canada Artists, Writers, Publishers, and Organizations for Research Related to Pub...

Deadline 02/15/22

Grants of up to $7,500 and grants of up to $10,000 to Canada artists, writers, publishers, and organizations for research studies pertaining to the visual arts, writing, and publishing. Funding is intended to support projects that lead to the creation of reports, strat...

GrantWatch ID#: 160356

Grants to British Columbia Registered Charities for Programs to Benefit Local Communities

Deadline 02/28/22

Grants of up to $5,000 to British Columbia registered charities and qualified donees for community programs. Eligible programs may align with one of the following areas of focus: arts, culture, and recreation; social services; seniors; education; health and physical ac...

GrantWatch ID#: 167115