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Canada Literacy Grants:  38 Literacy & Libraries Grants for Canada.

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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

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 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
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies in Multiple Regio...

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

Grants averaging $25,000 and grants starting at $25,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits, government agencies, libraries, and schools in multiple regions for K-12 programs in general and STEM education. Applicants must first contact the funding source to obtain an invitation code to apply. The Monsanto Fund...

GrantWatch ID#: 178171

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

Deadline 08/24/18

Fellowships of $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International scholars for research projects involving the history of public health and/or medicine. Fellows will use a specialized research library in New York City. Applicants may be from any academic discipline, and preference is given to those in the early stage of their caree...

GrantWatch ID#: 158530
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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

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

Deadline 09/03/18

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 for activities such as marketing, research, art producti...

GrantWatch ID#: 180306

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

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Schools to Benefit Youth in Grades K-12

Deadline 09/10/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations and schools to benefit youth in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Focus areas include arts education programs and academic programs, including tutoring. Qualifying programs must serve youth in grades K-12. This gr...

GrantWatch ID#: 176177

Grants to Alberta Community-Serving Nonprofits for Operations and Capacity Building

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants of up to $75,000 to Alberta nonprofit organizations to enhance and strengthen communities throughout the province. The purpose of this program is to empower community organizations and local citizens to respond to local needs. Funding may be used for activities that enhance an organization’s ability to operate and...

GrantWatch ID#: 173807

Grants to Alberta Nonprofits, Schools, Libraries, First Nations, and IHEs for Projects Benef...

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants of up to $75,000 to Alberta nonprofit organizations, schools, libraries, IHEs, First Nations, and Metis settlements for projects to enrich and enhance communities throughout the province. Funding may be requested for community events, community publications, and new programs and initiatives that serve Alberta commun...

GrantWatch ID#: 163841

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 Alberta Nonprofits, IHEs, and Native Settlements to Acquire, Build, and Improve Pu...

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants to Alberta nonprofits, libraries, higher education institutions, First Nations, and Metis settlements for the construction, acquisition, upgrade, renovation, or expansion of public community facilities. Eligible facilities may be used for cultural, sports, and recreational purposes. CFEP aims to foster healthy, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177499

Grants to Kingston Area, Ontario Nonprofits for Education, Arts, Health, and Social Services

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants to the greater Kingston area, Ontario nonprofits for a wide range of programs and projects that serve local communities. Funding may focus on programs in the areas of arts and culture, community development, education and literacy, environment, health and social services, heritage preservation, recreation, youth, an...

GrantWatch ID#: 173388
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Grants to British Columbia Organizations and Institutions for Education, Health and Welfare,...

Deadline 09/15/18

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 British Columbia. Grants have helped schools, librar...

GrantWatch ID#: 174117
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Grants to Canada Music Creators and Publishers to Support and Promote Canadian Music

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants for Canada music creators and publishers for programs to educate, publicize, disseminate, and present Canadian music. Funding is intended to support the recognition of Canadian music composers and writers in broader society, and support the expansion of Canadian music within and outside of Canada. This multi-pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 182149

Grants to Windsor, Ontario Nonprofits and Individuals for Arts and Cultural Projects and Act...

Deadline 09/21/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to Windsor, Ontario nonprofit arts and cultural organizations and individuals to enhance arts and cultural opportunities for local residents. Applicants must consult with program staff prior to applying. The purpose of this program is to invest in the community’s creative economy. Mission for t...

GrantWatch ID#: 173486

Grants to Calgary, Alberta Schools and Nonprofits for Innovative Educational Enrichment Prog...

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $25,000 to Calgary, Alberta public schools and nonprofits for innovative education programs for elementary and secondary students. Funding is intended to encourage children to excel in learning and enrich their learning experiences. Key themes of support: - Math & Literacy Initiatives ...

GrantWatch ID#: 162211

Grants to Nunavut Groups and Individuals in the Kivalliq Region for Activities that Promote ...

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants to Nunavut community groups and individuals for projects or programs in the Kivalliq region that promote Inuit traditional activities, skills, and language. The funding source works with and receives direction from Inuit elders and youth of the Kivalliq in efforts to preserve Inuit heritage, culture, and language.

GrantWatch ID#: 178718
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Award to a Canada K-12 Teacher to Recognize Excellence in Geography Education

Deadline 09/30/18

Award to a Canada K-12 educator to recognize outstanding contributions to the quality of geographic education. Nominations are invited on behalf of educators who go above and beyond their job description to promote geographic literacy among their students. Criteria: The “Innovation in Geography Teaching” Award ...

GrantWatch ID#: 160802
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Grants to Canada Nonprofits for Programs to Improve Rural and Farming Communities in Eligibl...

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants of $2,500 to Canada nonprofits in rural communities to support community programs that improve the lives of local residents. Nonprofits must be nominated by local farmers or suggested by local community members and winners will be selected randomly from all entrants. Winners could include educational organizations,...

GrantWatch ID#: 179771

Grants to New Brunswick Nonprofits, Agencies, and First Nations for Literary Arts Activities

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants of up to $20,000 to New Brunswick nonprofit organizations, municipalities, provincial cultural organizations, and First Nations for activities in the literary arts. Funding may be requested for large-scale initiatives, activities, and projects that promote awareness and broad-based knowledge of the literary arts in ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175668
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Grants to Washington and British Columbia Nonprofits for Environmental Education and Restora...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants of up to $15,000 to Northwestern Washington and Southwestern British Columbia nonprofit organizations, libraries, and schools for conservation projects in the Salish Sea region. Consideration will be given to applications for environmental education projects or restoration projects including an educational research ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178867
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Grants to Manitoba Nonprofits for Intergenerational Literacy Programs in Libraries and Commu...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants of up to $4,000 to Manitoba nonprofit organizations to support intergenerational literacy programming to strengthen families and build reading skills. Programs may take place in libraries and community centers throughout the province. Grants will support family literacy programs that include children and parents or ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179698

Awards to USA and Canada K-12 Teachers for Exceptional Instruction in Latin, Greek, or Classi...

Deadline 10/02/18

Awards to USA and Canada K-12 teachers to recognize outstanding classroom instruction of Greek, Latin, or classics. Nominations are invited on behalf of individuals demonstrating excellent teaching practices. Applications should address at least four of the following criteria: -Success, size, and growth of the classics...

GrantWatch ID#: 181424

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 USA and Canada Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Youth Education and Career Develo...

Deadline 10/17/18

Grants ranging from $30,000 to $50,000 to Arizona, New Mexico, Texas, Alberta, British Columbia, and Ontario nonprofits for projects that promote educational and career success for vulnerable youth in communities where the funding source operates. Funding is intended to promote educational opportunities in the areas of K-...

GrantWatch ID#: 176244

Raise Money on YouHelp.com for Nonprofits, Small Businesses, Start-ups, Inventions, Veterans, ...

Deadline Ongoing

YouHelp is used to raise money while applying for grants. The 30-days ( 6 weeks) of free tips and templates provided for your crowdfunding strategy will empower you to utilize your "crowd", social media and email contacts to ask for contributions, and to ask contributors to forward your campaign to their "crowd". https://...

GrantWatch ID#: 173609

Grants to British Columbia Charitable Organizations to Promote and Support the Well-Being of...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to British Columbia charitable organizations for projects that benefit deaf residents. Funding is intended to promote and support the well-being of the Deaf, to enhance the cultural, social, and educational activities of the Deaf, and to preserve and to promote Deaf heritage, culture, and language. The Deaf Found...

GrantWatch ID#: 166299

Grants to Canada Nonprofits and First Nations Governments for Environment, Social Justice, a...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $10,000 to Canada nonprofits, labor unions, indigenous organizations, and First Nation governments for programs that have measurable results in the areas of environmental sustainability, co-operative principles and practices, and social justice and financial inclusion. More details on the program areas a...

GrantWatch ID#: 162388

Grants to Canada Published Writers Currently Working on Book-Length Projects to Cover Crisis-...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $10,000 to published Canada writers for financial assistance to cover expenses associated with an emergency situation. Funding is intended to provide professional writers with monetary relief and thereby enable them to complete a current book-length project in fiction, creative non-fiction, po...

GrantWatch ID#: 181768

Grants to Manitoba Nonprofits for Education, Health, Arts, Heritage, and Community Benefit

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Manitoba nonprofits for programs that adresss the needs of local residents. Programs may fall in the areas of arts and culture, health, education, community responses, the environment, and heritage. Funding may be awarded for capital, operating, or project costs. More details on the program areas are as follo...

GrantWatch ID#: 165424

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits in Eligible Cities for Community Services, Financial Lit...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and Canada nonprofits, educational institutions, and cultural organizations in eligible cities for community and social services, culture and history, financial literacy, and education. Applications are accepted from metropolitan areas around the funding source's employee sites, including Albuquerque, NM; Bos...

GrantWatch ID#: 162291
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Grants to Canada Nonprofits for Education, Arts, Civic, and Health Programs and Event Sponso...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Canada nonprofits for programs that benefit the community in the areas of arts and culture, hospitals, health, and research, higher education, civic and community services, and support of federated appeals. Funding is also available to sponsor events that have a strong community impact and social benefit. F...

GrantWatch ID#: 161570
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Grants to USA, Puerto Rico, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Public Agencies for Scie...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants starting at $10,000 to USA, Puerto Rico, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, governmental agencies, public schools, public libraries, and colleges and universities. The funding source makes grants in two primary areas: (1) to advance science education, and (2) to invest in strengthening communities w...

GrantWatch ID#: 159494
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Grants to Quebec Nonprofits for Programs to Foster Financial Self-Sufficiency

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Quebec nonprofits for financial literacy and home economics programs. Funding is intended to help Quebec residents attain self-sufficiency and develop resilience to daily financial challenges. This program addresses topics reflecting the various aspects of financial life, like health and money, which also includ...

GrantWatch ID#: 167088
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Grants to Quebec Professional Writers and Storytellers for the Creation of Public Literary P...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $25,000 to Quebec professional writers, storytellers, and spoken word artists working in the literary realm to help support the creation of public performances and presentations. Artists should either be in the middle of their careers, or in the developing stages of their careers. Performances may be in the...

GrantWatch ID#: 178383