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Sports grants & recreation facilities grants to enhance the lives of girls and boys through physical activity and responsible sports, youth sports, wildlife sports, and community sports programs.

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Award to a Nova Scotia Health and Physical Educator for Impacting the Development of Physical...

Deadline 05/29/18

Award to a Nova Scotia health and physical education teacher, supervisor, or administrator for the outstanding development of physical and health education. Nominations should describe how the nominee has shown leadership at the school, regional, board, or provincial levels and how this has impacted others.

GrantWatch ID#: 158397

Awards to USA and Canada Sports Teams, Athletes, and Organizations for Promoting Healthy Com...

Deadline 07/02/18 Conference Date: 05/30/18

Awards of $10,000 and additional benefits to USA and Canada sports teams, athletes, and organizations that effectively use sports to foster and sustain positive community changes. Candidates for this award make communities healthier places to learn, live, work, and play. Selection Criteria: In determining the wi...

GrantWatch ID#: 154396

Grants to Medicine Hat, Alberta Individuals, Organizations, Teams, and Groups for Local, Reg...

Deadline 05/31/18

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

Grants to Ontario Nonprofits to Install Recreational Facilities for Aboriginal Children and ...

Deadline 05/31/18

Grants of up to $20,000 to Ontario nonprofit organizations to install recreational facilities and equipment for children and youth and Metis and First Nations communities within the Funding Source’s service area. Qualifying projects will promote safe and healthy active living for Aboriginal children and youth. Propos...

GrantWatch ID#: 172317

Grants to Newfoundland and Labrador Nonprofits to Promote Health and Wellness

Deadline 05/31/18

Grants of up to $1,000 to Newfoundland and Labrador nonprofit organizations to promote community wellness in the South Labrador Coast and the Northern Peninsula. Focus areas include physical activity, healthy eating, injury prevention, tobacco control, environmental health, mental health promotion, health protection, and c...

GrantWatch ID#: 180739

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

Deadline 05/31/18

Grants to Squamish, British Columbia registered charities to enhance the quality of life for local residents. In the past, funding has been provided for a variety of programs including: sports for people with disabilities, affordable accommodations for parents of children undergoing medical treatment, and food drives. Capi...

GrantWatch ID#: 181022

Grants to Alberta Nonprofits, IHEs, and First Nations for Public Cultural Events

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants to Alberta nonprofit organizations, IHEs, and First Nations to host public cultural offerings as part of a nation-wide event. This three-day celebration will be held over the last weekend of September. Qualifying will be free and provide communities with the opportunity to experience cultural life. Alberta Cultu...

GrantWatch ID#: 158174

Grants to Greater Edmonton Area, Alberta Nonprofits for Community Needs

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants of up to $80,000 to Greater Edmonton Area, Alberta nonprofit organizations working to meet community needs. Funding is intended for the following sectors: health and wellness, arts, culture and heritage, environment, recreation and leisure, education and learning, and community and social services. Applicants should...

GrantWatch ID#: 173304

Grants to Ontario Nonprofits to Benefit Residents of Aylmer, Bayham, and Malahide

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants to Ontario nonprofit organizations for projects that directly benefit communities in the Town of Aylmer, Municipality of Bayham, or the Township of Malahide. Preference will be given to projects that encourage youth activities and recreation, promote the efficient use of local resources, engage citizens, and support...

GrantWatch ID#: 173519

Grants to Kelowna, British Columbia Resident Groups to Enhance Local Neighborhoods

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants of up to $1,000 to Kelowna, British Columbia resident groups to enhance the quality of life in local neighborhoods. This program supports resident-led projects that enable communities to take action to improve their neighborhoods. Through working with other residents, neighbors will build relationships, gain a great...

GrantWatch ID#: 179846

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

Deadline 06/08/18

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 Parkland County, Alberta Nonprofits for Programs and Services Benefitting Local Re...

Deadline 06/14/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Parkland County, Alberta nonprofit organizations for a range of activities benefitting local residents. The following types of support are available: operating support, project support, and minor capital support. This program offers assistance to local organizations whose activities provide valua...

GrantWatch ID#: 146435
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Grants to Canada Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs to Benefit Senior Citizens

Deadline 06/15/18

Grants of up to $25,000 to Canada nonprofit organizations, for-profit enterprises, government agencies, research organizations, and IHEs to improve the quality of life for senior citizens. Applicants are advised that registration in the online grants portal may take up to several business days to complete. The New Hori...

GrantWatch ID#: 158250

Grants to Yellowhead County, Alberta Nonprofits for Cultural, Recreational, and Fitness Prog...

Deadline 06/15/18

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

Grants to Yellowhead County, Alberta Nonprofits for Arts, Recreation, and Healthy Living

Deadline 06/15/18

Grants to Yellowhead County, Alberta nonprofit organizations to support new initiatives related to arts and recreation. Applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Funding may be requested for either capital or operating support. Consideration will be given to recreation (leisure and sports), arts and culture,...

GrantWatch ID#: 175182

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Schools and Sports Organizations for Coaching, Ment...

Deadline 06/15/18

Grants of $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International educational institutions and qualifying sports organizations, such as club teams, high school and college teams, and community athletic centers, for financial support, coaching, and mentorship. Priority is given to lacrosse and football programs.

GrantWatch ID#: 181706

Grants to Vancouver, British Columbia Nonprofits to Host Sports Events

Deadline 06/22/18

Grants to Vancouver, British Columbia nonprofit organizations to host sporting events that are likely to bring social, health, economic, and community benefits to the city. Applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is available for new sport events, local or regional sport tournaments, and annual spo...

GrantWatch ID#: 180525
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Female Athletes for Outstanding Performances in Tea...

Deadline 06/30/18

Awards to recognize two USA, Canada, and International female athletes, one playing in individual sports and one in team sports, whose performances over the past year have been exceptional. These awards are one of the most prestigious awards made by the Foundation. Past winners include Venus and Serena Williams, Yani Tse...

GrantWatch ID#: 155490

Grants to Alberta Nonprofits, Schools, Indian Tribes, and Public Agencies to Host Major Spor...

Deadline 07/01/18

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $10,000 to Alberta nonprofits, educational institutions, municipalities, and First Nations to host sports events throughout the province. Funding is also available for the development and bid preparation of major national and international sports events. Priority will be given to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175340
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Youth Basebal...

Deadline 07/01/18

Grants averaging $40,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, municipalities, and school districts that operate youth baseball or softball programs and facilities. Funding may be used to support a new program, enhance or expand an existing program, obtain equipment or facilities, or undertake a collab...

GrantWatch ID#: 178547

Grants to USA and Canada Organizations and Individuals in Eligible Regions for Fundraising Ev...

Deadline 07/15/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to Saskatchewan, Alberta, Manitoba, North Dakota, and Montana charities, nonprofits, ad hoc organizations, committees, and individuals to cover the costs of fundraising events for social causes in rural communities and agricultural regions. Funding is intended to help eligible commun...

GrantWatch ID#: 179699
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Grants to Canada Nonprofits, Schools, Agencies, and Aboriginal Groups for Environmental Init...

Deadline 07/15/18

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $8,000 to Canada nonprofit organizations, schools, IHEs, municipalities, and aboriginal groups for a broad range of environmental projects. Primary consideration is given to green space initiatives and environmental education. Eligible projects include the following: -Schoolyard greening a...

GrantWatch ID#: 181113

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies in Eligible Areas for Community R...

Deadline 07/19/18

Grants of up to $20,000 to New Hampshire, Vermont, Maine, and Quebec nonprofits, government agencies, and schools in eligible communities for community revitalization activities. Preference will be given to programs that benefit the residents of Coos County, New Hampshire, as well as those living in bordering communities i...

GrantWatch ID#: 180453

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

Grants to Alberta Municipalities and Organizations for Female-Friendly Sports and Recreation...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants of up to $2,500 to Alberta municipalities and community organizations to provide female-friendly sports, physical activity, and recreational programming for local women (ages 18 and up). Funding will support community-run and organized programs that are tailored to the specific needs of program beneficiaries. Gr...

GrantWatch ID#: 174091
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Grants to Alberta Municipalities and Organizations for One-Time Girls' Youth Sports Programs

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants of up to $2,500 to Alberta municipalities and organizations to participate in a one-time event that brings together local teenage girls through sports and active lifestyle. Other potential programs may focus on the areas of body image, nutrition, and overall health. Funding is intended to create a fun and inviting a...

GrantWatch ID#: 174092

Grants to Alberta Municipalities and Organizations for Girls' Sports Programs

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants of up to $2,500 to Alberta municipalities and organizations for programming that encourages girls, ages 10 - 14, to experience fun sports activities together. Funding is intended to provide active lifestyle opportunities for girls from disadvantaged backgrounds, such as limitations in income, location, culture, fami...

GrantWatch ID#: 174093

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

Grants and Loans to Northern and Central British Columbia Nonprofits and Agencies to Develop...

Deadline 08/10/18

Grants and loans to Central and Northern British Columbia nonprofit organizations, local governments, and First Nations bands to expand, develop and improve recreational facilities and community halls. Applicants are asked to discuss eligibility with program staff prior to applying. The goal of this program is to increase ...

GrantWatch ID#: 172522
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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
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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
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Grants to Multiple USA States and Manitoba Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Youth Baseb...

Deadline 08/17/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $10,000 to North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, Southwest Florida, and Manitoba nonprofit organizations, local government agencies, and schools to improve facilities used by youth baseball or softball programs. Funding may be requested for the construction and renovation of ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180057
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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 Sussex Area, New Brunswick Nonprofits for Health, Environment, Sports, and Education

Deadline 09/12/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to Sussex area, New Brunswick nonprofit organizations for innovative programs and projects that meet the needs of local communities. Funding is intended for projects focusing on the areas of health, environment, social programs, sports and recreation, education, and/or arts and culture. The Founda...

GrantWatch ID#: 173299

Grants to Colchester County, Nova Scotia Nonprofits to Improve Recreational Facilities

Deadline 09/14/18

Grants of up to $40,000 to Colchester County Nova Scotia nonprofit community organizations for capital projects involving outdoor recreation facilities for public use. Applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Eligible projects may include playgrounds, parks, multi-purpose courts, playing fields, and outdoor...

GrantWatch ID#: 179251

Grants to Newfoundland and Labrador Nonprofits and Community Groups to Promote Health and Wel...

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants of up to $1,000 to Newfoundland and Labrador nonprofits and community groups for events that promote health and wellness. Events may address healthy eating, physical activity, tobacco free living, mental health and addiction, injury prevention, reproductive health, and child and youth development. The purpose of...

GrantWatch ID#: 163262

Grants to Grande Prairie, Alberta Nonprofits for Local Arts and Cultural Festivals

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants of up to $14,000 to Grande Prairie, Alberta nonprofit organizations to support arts and cultural festivals benefitting the local community. Funding may be requested for both new and existing festivals. Festivals will be evaluated on the basis of entertainment value, artistic and cultural benefit to the community, an...

GrantWatch ID#: 146107

Grants to New Brunswick Nonprofits, Municipalities, First Nations, and Associations for Art...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to New Brunswick nonprofits, municipalities, multi-cultural associations, and First Nations to support arts and cultural activities and performing arts festivals. First-time applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. The purpose of this program is to strengthen communities throughout the province. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175666

Grants to Greater Fredericton Region, New Brunswick Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools to Enh...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to Greater Fredericton Region, New Brunswick nonprofit organizations, athletic associations, schools, and municipalities for a broad range of activities benefitting local communities. Program areas include arts and culture, heritage, environment, youth, health and wellness, athletics, soc...

GrantWatch ID#: 180285

Grants to Calgary, Alberta Nonprofits, Schools, and Sports Organizations to Build and Renova...

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants to Calgary, Alberta nonprofit organizations, educational institutions, sports clubs, leagues, and groups to enhance amateur sports in the local area. Applicants are required to contact program staff prior to applying. Funding may be requested for capital projects that offer significant benefit to the enrichment or c...

GrantWatch ID#: 177446

Grants to Burnaby, British Columbia Nonprofits for Community Festivals and Celebrations

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants of up to $12,000 and grants of up to $25,000 to Burnaby, British Columbia nonprofit organizations for community festivals and celebratory events. Funding may be requested to support existing festivals or to initiate new festivals. This program supports community festivals that evoke a celebratory feeling. Festiv...

GrantWatch ID#: 180117
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Grants to Canada Nonprofit Organizations and Individuals for Outdoor Safety Education for Yo...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants ranging from $750 to $2,500 to Canada nonprofit organizations and individuals for programs that promote outdoor safety and encourage youth and outdoor leaders to avoid outdoor risks. Funds may be used to train and educate youth and outdoor leaders on risk avoidance, and to provide activities to facilitate communicat...

GrantWatch ID#: 139039

Grants to Thunder Bay, Ontario Nonprofits to Hold Race Events on Public Streets

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Thunder Bay, Ontario nonprofit organizations to hold races on public city streets. Applications will be considered for sporting competitions that demonstrate the potential to attract tourists and participants from out of town. This program supports events that require significant policing and notification to the ...

GrantWatch ID#: 139756

Sponsorships to Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands, British Columbia Organizations for Co...

Deadline Ongoing

Sponsorships starting at $1,000 to Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands, British Columbia organizations for initiatives that provide community benefit as well as business opportunities to local citizens. The initiatives should be re-occurring, annual or ongoing. Funding is intended for the Foundation's key focus areas of ...

GrantWatch ID#: 147609

Grants to Manitoba Nonprofit Sports Organizations and Individuals for Training and Developme...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Manitoba nonprofit sports organizations and individuals for training and development programs that will help to further advance the skills of athletes, coaches, and officials in the community. Funding will be awarded to programs that focus on the key areas of organizational effectiveness, sports initiation, techn...

GrantWatch ID#: 155508
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In-Kind Grants to British Columbia Sports Organizations and Athletes for Travel Assistance t...

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind grants of transportation vouchers to British Columbia nonprofit sports organizations and athletes to travel to sports events. Priority is given to youth athletes. Funding is intended to support travel to international sports events, national championships, western Canadian championships, provincial championships, o...

GrantWatch ID#: 157250

Grants to Nova Scotia Provincial Sports Organizations to Hire Full-Time Coaches

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $35,000 to Nova Scotia provincial sport organizations to hire full-time coaches. Individuals in these positions will act as technical development leaders and provincial coaches for their organizations. Applications will be evaluated according to the following criteria: 1. PSOs sport development plan (pa...

GrantWatch ID#: 159609

Grants to Nova Scotia Sports Coaches Working with High-Performance Athletes

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $2,500 to Nova Scotia individual sports coaches who work with qualifying high-performance athletes. Applications are invited from coaches whose athletes are carded by Sport Canada, or who have competed at a World Junior or Work Senior Championship. Criteria for funding from this program will be based on...

GrantWatch ID#: 159610

Grants to Nova Scotia Sports Coaches for Certifications and Training Initiatives

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Nova Scotia individual sports coaches to help cover the cost of training initiatives and certifications. Applications will be evaluated based on the quality of the initiative and the coach’s ability to assist coaches and athletes at all levels within the province.

GrantWatch ID#: 159612

Grants to Nova Scotia Sports Officials for Certifications and Training Initiatives

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Nova Scotia individual sports officials for costs associated with training initiatives and certifications. Applicants will be evaluated based on their ability to assist provincial sports systems at all levels, and on the quality of their initiative. Applicants must be in good standing with their Provincial Sport ...

GrantWatch ID#: 159613