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79 Literacy & Libraries Grants for Canada

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Grants to Ontario Book Publishers for Business Development and Marketing Support

Deadline 06/02/22

Grants to Ontario book publishers for business development support. Funding is intended to assist with capacity building projects as well as with marketing activities that promote publications by Canadian authors in domestic and international markets. The program aims ...

GrantWatch ID#: 189200

Grants to Ontario Magazine Publishers to Support Business Development and Growth

Deadline 05/31/22

Grants to Ontario magazine publishers for activities that support business development and growth. Funding is intended for initiatives that assist the publishers of both print and digital magazines in their recovery from the effects of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis...

GrantWatch ID#: 186217

Grants to Alberta Nonprofits and Charities in Eligible Areas to Enhance the Local Quality of ...

Deadline 05/27/22

Grants of up to $10,000 to Alberta nonprofit organizations and registered charities in eligible areas for programs that improve the local quality of life and offer recovery support in the wake of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis. Funding is intended for locally-based ...

GrantWatch ID#: 202959

Awards to Alberta Early Career Authors in Eligible Locations for Fiction Writing

Deadline 05/30/22

Awards of $5,000 to Alberta individuals in eligible locations for fiction writing. The award is intended to help new and unpublished authors that are over the age of 40 accomplish their literary goals. Eligible applicants are working on completing and publishing their ...

GrantWatch ID#: 188722

Grants to Ontario Registered Charities, Nonprofits, and Cooperatives to Improve Financial Li...

Deadline 09/10/22 LOI Date: 05/31/22

Grants of up to $40,000 to Ontario registered charities, nonprofit organizations, and cooperatives to address financial literacy and inclusion in underserved communities. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry prior to submitting a full proposal. Special attention ...

GrantWatch ID#: 147607

Grants to British Columbia Professional Arts Collectives and Arts and Cultural Organizations...

Deadline 05/31/22

Grants to British Columbia arts collectives and arts and cultural organizations for programs in the literary arts. New applicants must complete the online registration several days prior to applying. Funding may be used for events, activities, and artistic programming ...

GrantWatch ID#: 188963

Grants to Saskatchewan Nonprofit and Charitable Organizations in Eligible Locations for Prog...

Deadline 05/31/22

Grants to Saskatchewan nonprofit and charitable organizations and schools in eligible locations for projects and programs that benefit at-risk children. Areas of focus include health and wellness; literacy and education; and social inclusion. Eligible applicants operat...

GrantWatch ID#: 196301
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Emerging Writers to Support Professional Development

Deadline 05/31/22

Grants of $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International emerging writers to support professional development. Eligible types of writing include fiction, creative nonfiction, poetry, and drama. Funding may be used in any way the writer decides will best benefit their work. F...

GrantWatch ID#: 203428

Grants to Manitoba Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, Libraries, and Indian Bands to Operate Museums

Deadline 06/01/22

Grants to Manitoba nonprofit organizations, government agencies, IHEs, Indian Bands, historical societies, and libraries to operate museums. Funding is intended to support programs that interpret and protect the province’s heritage resources. Eligible museums are ope...

GrantWatch ID#: 145824

Awards to Quebec Authors to Recognize Literary Excellence

Deadline 06/01/22

Awards of $3,000 to Quebec authors to recognize literary excellence. Prizes will be awarded for works of literature in the following categories: poetry, fiction, non-fiction, and first book. Awards are intended to generate publicity for the authors, specifically to enc...

GrantWatch ID#: 155526

Award to a Quebec Author for an Outstanding English-Language Work of Children's Literature

Deadline 06/01/22

Award of $3,000 to a Quebec author to acknowledge an outstanding work of children's literature in English. Eligible genres include poetry, fiction, and non-fiction. Submissions must be books for beginner readers or picture books with text. The award is intended to ackn...

GrantWatch ID#: 170332

Grants to Manitoba Registered Charities for Programs to Promote Literacy

Deadline 06/01/22

Grants of up to $5,000 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

Grant to a USA, Canada, or International Author for Assistance in the Completion of a Partia...

Deadline 06/01/22

Grant to a USA, Canada, or International author for assistance in the completion of a partially written fictional book. Funding is intended for published authors who write fiction for children or young adults. Judges will be looking for candidates whose work has not ye...

GrantWatch ID#: 190626

Grant to USA, Canada, and International Authors to Honor Outstanding Works of Literary Nonfi...

Deadline 06/01/22

Grants of $15,000 to USA, Canada, and International authors to honor outstanding works of literary nonfiction. Funding is intended for unfinished projects describing a place, event, movement, or individual. Topics of previous winning submissions include life in the Dom...

GrantWatch ID#: 190627

Grants to Alberta For-Profits to Support Career Development, Research, and Art Production

Deadline 06/01/22

Grants of up to $20,000 to Alberta businesses to support magazine, book, recording, and film production. First-time applicants must register prior to applying. Funding is intended to support activities, such as professional development and training opportunities, resea...

GrantWatch ID#: 193475

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Translators to Promote the Publication of Literary ...

Deadline 06/01/22

Grants of up to $4,000 to USA, Canada, and International translators to promote the publication of literary translations in English. Priority is given to translators at the beginning of their careers, and to works of fiction, drama, poetry, or creative nonfiction by un...

GrantWatch ID#: 195341

Grants to Newfoundland and Labrador Publishing Businesses to Foster Business Growth and Deve...

Deadline 06/01/22

Grants to Newfoundland and Labrador publishing businesses to foster business growth and development. Funding may be used for costs associated with professional development, design, marketing, and editing. The purpose of the program is to enhance the economic stability ...

GrantWatch ID#: 203205

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Indigenous-Led Nonprofits for Projects that Enhance...

Deadline 06/07/22

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA, Canada, and International Indigenous-led nonprofit organizations for projects that help to strengthen the cultural resources of Native communities. Funding is intended for programs and activities that strengthens Indigenous identity by r...

GrantWatch ID#: 193537

Grants to Ontario Emerging and Established Writers to Support Literary Projects in Eligible ...

Deadline 06/15/22

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $10,000 to emerging and established Ontario writers in eligible regions to support new literary projects and projects in progress. Eligible genres include children's literature, poetry, short stories, and graphic novels. Eligi...

GrantWatch ID#: 167062

Grants to Canada Publishers, Arts Groups, Aboriginal Organizations, and Deaf and Disability ...

Deadline 06/15/22

Grants to Canada publishers, arts groups, collectives, Aboriginal organizations, and deaf and disability arts organizations to translate local works. Applicants are required to create an account in the online grants portal 30 days prior to applying. Funding is intended...

GrantWatch ID#: 177884

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

Deadline 06/15/22

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 Newfoundland and Labrador Arts Nonprofits, Arts Groups, and Artists for Production...

Deadline 06/15/22

Grants of up to $20,000 to Newfoundland and Labrador nonprofit arts organizations, professional arts groups, professional artists, and groups of artists for tours to schools located throughout the province. Applicants are required to register with the funding source pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 181503

Grants to Ontario Book and Magazine Publishers for Operational Assistance

Deadline 06/16/22

Grants to Ontario publishers for organizational support. Potential new applicants must contact program staff prior to submitting an application. Funding is intended to assist book and magazine publishers that publish works of literary, artistic, or cultural importance ...

GrantWatch ID#: 158917

Grants to Alberta Book Publishers to Support General Operations

Deadline 06/27/22

Grants to Alberta book publishers to support operations related to book production. Eligible applicants include organizations that publish printed and/or digital books. The goals of the program include increasing access to services and cultural opportunities that enric...

GrantWatch ID#: 203379
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Grants to Alberta Magazine Publishers for Initiatives that Promote Business Growth

Deadline 06/27/22

Grants to Alberta magazine publishers for initiatives that promote business growth. The goals of the program include ensuring active, vibrant communities, providing access to services and cultural opportunities that enrich the lives of residents, improving the organiza...

GrantWatch ID#: 203380

Awards to Canada Authors to Recognize Outstanding Contributions to the Field of Literature

Deadline 06/28/22

Awards of $5,000 and an award of $60,000 to Canada authors to acknowledge outstanding contributions to the field of literature. Cash prizes will be awarded to the winner and finalists. Nominations are invited for collections of fictional short stories or novels that ha...

GrantWatch ID#: 158724

Awards to Canadian Authors to Recognize Excellence in Creating Nonfiction Works of Literature

Deadline 06/28/22

Awards to Canadian authors to recognize excellence in creating nonfiction works of literature. Nominations are invited for newly published pieces that provide readers with unique and informed perspectives. Eligible forms of literature include biographies, works of hist...

GrantWatch ID#: 181425
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Grants to Nunavut Groups and Individuals in Eligible Locations for Activities that Promote I...

Deadline 06/30/22

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

Fellowships for USA, Canada, and International Scholars for Social Sciences and Humanities R...

Deadline 07/15/22

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International scholars with advanced degrees for research projects. Funding is intended to support research in the areas of social sciences and humanities. Preference will be given to proposals that demonstrate relevance to contemporary ...

GrantWatch ID#: 139604

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

Deadline 08/11/22

Grants of up to $35,000 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 Saskatchewan Nonprofits for Programs that Address Legal Issues

Deadline 08/19/22

Grants to Saskatchewan nonprofit organizations 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...

GrantWatch ID#: 178164
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Universities for Book Publication

Deadline 09/01/22

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

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

Deadline 09/01/22

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
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Grants to Ontario Literary Artists to Create Works for Online or Print Publication

Deadline 09/08/22

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $12,000 to Ontario individuals to support the creation of original literary works. Funding can support literary artists, including northern writers, in genres including fiction, literary non-fiction, poetry, comic arts, and yo...

GrantWatch ID#: 186820
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Opportunity to USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Participate in a Writing Reside...

Deadline 09/14/22

Opportunity to USA, Canada, and International individuals and pairs to participate in a writing residency program. This opportunity is open to beginners as well as seasoned writers. Residencies vary in length from two weeks to six months, and the length should match th...

GrantWatch ID#: 198536

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

Deadline 09/15/22

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

Deadline 09/15/22

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
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Grants and In-Kind Donations to Ontario Nonprofits for Community Benefit Programs

Deadline 09/30/22

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
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Grants to Manitoba Associations, Institutions, and Individuals for Legal Aid, Reform, Librar...

Deadline 09/30/22

Grants to Manitoba associations, organizations, institutions, and individuals to increase knowledge and understanding both within the legal profession and the broader community. Applicants must contact program staff to discuss their proposal and receive application for...

GrantWatch ID#: 149071
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Grants to Canada Nonprofits in Eligible Locations to Improve the Quality of Life in Rural Co...

Deadline 09/30/22

Grants of $2,500 to Canada nonprofit organizations in eligible locations for programs to improve the lives of residents in rural communities. Organizations must be nominated by local farmers, who may consider recommendations made by local community members. In previou...

GrantWatch ID#: 179771
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Grants to Saskatchewan Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Health Regions for Projects to Ben...

Deadline 10/01/22

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

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

Deadline 10/01/22

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

GrantWatch ID#: 193577

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

Deadline 10/01/22

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 10/01/22

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 and Groups for Historic Preservation Projects Relating to the Uk...

Deadline 10/01/22

Grants to Canada nonprofit organizations and groups 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 an...

GrantWatch ID#: 193600

Grants to Canada Nonprofits for Educational Programs in Ukrainian Language and Culture

Deadline 10/01/22

Grants to Canada nonprofit organizations for educational programs in Ukrainian language and culture. Funding is intended to support projects in the areas of professional development, new media programs, publication of scholarly works, postsecondary instruction of Ukrai...

GrantWatch ID#: 193609
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Grants to Washington and British Columbia Nonprofits, Libraries, and Schools for Environment...

Deadline 10/02/22

Grants of up to $15,000 to Washington and British Columbia nonprofit organizations, libraries, and schools for conservation projects in eligible regions. Consideration will be given to applications for environmental education projects or restoration projects including ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178867
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Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Create Works Related to America...

Deadline 10/05/22

Fellowships of $2,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals to create works related to pre-twentieth-century American history, culture, and literature. Eligible fellows include journalists, writers, filmmakers, and creative and performing artists. Successful ap...

GrantWatch ID#: 198537

Grants to Nova Scotia Producers and Writers for Costs Related to Television and Film Scriptw...

Deadline 10/21/22

Grants of up to $20,000 to Nova Scotia production companies, writers, and individual producers for costs related to writing scripts for television and film. Applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended to support a range of costs, includ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184098
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Grants to British Columbia Registered Charities in Eligible Locations for Arts and Cultural ...

Deadline 10/21/22

Grants of up to $1,000 to British Columbia registered charities in eligible locations for arts and cultural activities. Funding is intended for activities including visual, performing, and literary arts, capacity building for arts and culture organizations, mentoring a...

GrantWatch ID#: 192034