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Canada Grants for Women:  36 Women Grants for Canada.

Grants for women entrepreneurs, seed money to individual women, college grants for women, small business grants for women, enterprise grants and grants for minority women.

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Grants to Canada Nonprofits and First Nations Bands to Help Women Develop Greater Economic P...

Deadline 04/09/20

Grants to Canada nonprofit organizations and First Nations Bands to help women develop greater economic prosperity. The Foundation seeks to prioritize funding to organizations that reach women who face multiple barriers, in communities where the needs are greatest. The Foundation aims to help social purpose organizations b...

GrantWatch ID#: 187017

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Agencies, Nonprofits, Businesses, and IHEs to Impro...

Deadline 04/22/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International government agencies, nonprofit organizations, businesses, and academic institutions to improve fetal and maternal health and safety in eligible regions. Funding is intended to increase access to and improve the quality and safety of medically indicated cesarean sections. Additionall...

GrantWatch ID#: 188398
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Agencies, Nonprofits, Businesses, and Institutions ...

Deadline 04/22/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International government agencies, nonprofit organizations, businesses, and academic institutions for research and development projects in the area of women's health. Funding is intended to support the development of new options for contraception for women.

GrantWatch ID#: 188399

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Agencies, Nonprofits, and Businesses to Address Nee...

Deadline 04/22/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International government agencies, nonprofit organizations, businesses, and academic institutions to address the needs of female residents of low- and middle-income countries. Funding is intended to support the development of affordable, safe, discreet, and innovative feminine hygiene products.

GrantWatch ID#: 188400
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Grants to Manitoba Nonprofits, Groups, and Social Enterprises for Capacity Building Projects

Deadline 04/28/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to Manitoba nonprofit organizations, associations, societies, charities, cooperatives, and social enterprises in the funding source’s service area for capacity building projects. Eligible organizations are those that support social inclusion, environmental sustainability, and community enterprise d...

GrantWatch ID#: 156673
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In-kind grants of Life Coaching to USA, Canada, and International Women to Address Concerns ...

Deadline 04/29/20

In-kind grants to USA, Canada, and International women to improve mental health and wellbeing. Grantees will receive remote life coaching to address fears and stress due to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The purpose of this program is to enhance the lives of individuals while building a sense of community and b...

GrantWatch ID#: 188769

Grants to Alberta Women and Girls Partnering with Sports Organizations for Sports and Recrea...

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants of up to $1,000 per individual and grants of up to $3,000 per organization to Alberta women and girls, including coaches, officials, and administrators, partnering with sports organizations to foster leadership in the sports and recreation fields. Membership with the funding source is a prerequisite for application....

GrantWatch ID#: 175596
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Grants USA, Canada, and International Women Entrepreneurs for Business Development

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants ranging from $100 to $500 to USA, Canada, and International women entrepreneurs for business development. Funding is intended to allow businesses to improve, expand, increase, and strengthen. Applicants will be subject to a public consumer vote and recipients will be expected to mentor future grantees to help them o...

GrantWatch ID#: 186824

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Increase Female Participation in Addr...

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants of up to $40,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations to address climate change. Funding is intended to train and involve females in addressing environmental issues, increase the representation of women, and create job opportunities for women that elevate them as leaders in environmental solutio...

GrantWatch ID#: 187814
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Grants to British Columbia Athletes, Recreation Departments, Schools, and Nonprofits to Enco...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants of $250, $500, and $1,000 to British Columbia athletes, schools, municipal recreation departments, and nonprofit societies to encourage girls to participate in sports activities. Funding is intended for costs related to and to increase access to sports and physical activities for female athletes. Three grant types a...

GrantWatch ID#: 161053

Grants to Saskatchewan Nonprofits for Community Programs in Eligible Locations

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to Saskatchewan nonprofit organizations for community programs and projects in eligible regions. Funding is intended to increase participation in cultural, recreational, and sporting activities. Priority will be given to proposals that encourage the participation of under-represented populations. Eli...

GrantWatch ID#: 165760
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Grants to Saskatchewan Nonprofits and Band Enterprises for Development Projects Serving Eligi...

Deadline 05/15/20

Grants to Saskatchewan charitable organizations and band enterprises for economic and community development projects that serve First Nations communities in eligible regions. Funding is intended for programs that serve Peter Chapman Band, Prince Albert Grand Council, Chakastaypasin Band, Agency Chiefs Tribal Council, Meado...

GrantWatch ID#: 165205
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Grants to Yukon Registered Charities, Agencies, First Nations, and Schools to Benefit Youth

Deadline 05/15/20

Grants to Yukon registered charities, government agencies, First Nation governments, and school councils to provide opportunities for marginalized youth. Funding is intended to support short-term projects that offer recreational and social opportunities, promote strong self-esteem, encourage the development of positive lif...

GrantWatch ID#: 180266
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Grants to British Columbia Individuals, Groups, and Arts and Culture Nonprofits To Benefit t...

Deadline 06/01/20

Grants of up to $2,000 and grants of up to $5,000 to British Columbia individuals, groups, and nonprofit arts and culture organizations in eligible regions to benefit the local community. Funding is intended for organizations that serve local residents and for arts and culture events that showcase local artists. Proposals ...

GrantWatch ID#: 167530

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations, Groups, and Individuals to Support F...

Deadline 06/01/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International organizations, groups, and individuals for cultural activities that benefit women. Funding is intended to promote musical education, competition, and performance for female singers around the world, particularly in a cappella music and barbershop harmony.

GrantWatch ID#: 176061
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Scientists for Medical Research Projects

Deadline 06/05/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International scientists for medical research projects. The purpose of this program is to facilitate improvements in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of heart defects. Funding is intended to support research projects in clinical cardiology, translational research, population science, and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 155207
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Promoting Diversity in the Fields o...

Deadline 06/30/20

Awards of $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals to recognize outstanding leadership in the promotion and participation of underrepresented groups in engineering and science fields and careers. This may include African Americans, Native Americans, Hispanic men, women of all ethnic and racial groups, and peopl...

GrantWatch ID#: 171301
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Grants to Alberta Nonprofits for Sports and Recreation Events

Deadline 08/01/20

Grants of up to $2,500 to Alberta nonprofit organizations for sports and recreation events and programs. Funding is intended to increase the level of physical activity of female residents. Grant funds may be used for supplies, materials, and marketing for sports, physical activity, and recreational programming for local wo...

GrantWatch ID#: 174091
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Science, Philosophy, Character Devel...

Deadline 01/15/21 LOI Date: 08/14/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations and IHEs for charitable work and innovative projects and research. An online funding inquiry is required prior to submission of a full application. Funding is intended for projects in the areas of science and deep questions facing humankind, character virtue ...

GrantWatch ID#: 171288
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Grants to Saskatchewan Students and Health Care Workers to Improve Pediatric and Maternal Hea...

Deadline 08/15/20

Grants to Saskatchewan individual students, staff, and healthcare workers to advance the quality of maternal and pediatric health care. Funding is intended for equipment, professional development of personnel, and other activities that enhance the quality of care. The Foundation supports projects that have the potential fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 181330
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations for Diabetes Advocacy, Care, and Preve...

Deadline 09/01/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International organizations for programs that support diabetes prevention, patient care, and advocacy in developing countries. Funding will be broken up into two areas, interventions and focus areas. Grant support is meant for those least able to withstand the burden of disease.

GrantWatch ID#: 173487

Grants to Manitoba Registered Charities to Promote the Wellbeing and Advancement of Women

Deadline 10/15/20

Grants to Manitoba registered charities for activities benefiting women within the Province. Funding is intended to support services and projects in the areas of education, healthy living, social services, citizen engagement and volunteerism, organizational capacity building, and the advancement of women.

GrantWatch ID#: 175435

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

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $500 and grants of up to $1,500 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. Applicants should contact regional program staff prior to applying. Funding is i...

GrantWatch ID#: 155508
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Promote Health Equity

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations that are working to reduce health disparities and improve community health navigation. Funding is intended to enable individuals throughout the world to achieve the best possible health. The overall focus of this program is health equity, helping people overc...

GrantWatch ID#: 162315
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Grants to Canada Charities, Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Groups to Strengthen Communit...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Canada charitable organizations, nonprofits, education institutions, government agencies, and indigenous and community groups for activities that build and strengthen communities. Funding is intended for the focus areas of innovation and sustainability; Indigenous leadership and capacity building; and strong oper...

GrantWatch ID#: 162810
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals and Organizations for Creative Communit...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals and organizations for creative and innovative projects. Projects should involve the focus areas of leadership, film and media, and ideas that increase representation and inclusion in class, race, age, gender, religion, sexuality, and/or ability.

GrantWatch ID#: 163642
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Grants to Ontario Registered Charities in Eligible Regions for Seniors, Families, Children, ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $20,000 to Ontario registered charitable organizations in eligible regions for projects assisting persons with disabilities, seniors, families, children, and youth. Eligible regions include Middlesex County, London, Waterloo, Guelph, Kitchener, Brantford, and Mississauga. Priority will be given to projects ...

GrantWatch ID#: 164299
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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
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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
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Grants to Edmonton, Alberta Nonprofits for Initiatives that Advance Gender Equity

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $10,000 to Edmonton, Alberta nonprofit organizations for projects and programs that address the current needs of the community. This year, funding is specifically intended for programs that aim to advance gender equity. In community conversations about systemic barriers to gender equity, participants identi...

GrantWatch ID#: 167311

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits in Eligible Communities for Education, Environment, and C...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations in eligible States and Provinces for programs that focus on the areas of education, environment, and community benefit. Priorities for each of these focus areas are outlined below. Funding is intended to promote environmental stewardship, enhance the skill sets of the next...

GrantWatch ID#: 172039
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Grants to Canada and Montana Nonprofits for Education, Community Service, Arts, and Health a...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Canada and Montana nonprofits for programs to improve the quality of life for local residents, with emphasis on providing direct services to economically or socially disadvantaged individuals and families, at-risk youth, and those with special needs. Focus areas include education, health and human services, commu...

GrantWatch ID#: 172072
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Journalists for Career Advancement in the Area of N...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International professional journalists for career advancement in the area of news reporting. Funding is intended for professional development activities, including conferences, workshops, security training, media development, and technical skills-building training. The goal of this grant program ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173189

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. Start your campaign here: https://www.youhelp.com/start 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 contr...

GrantWatch ID#: 173609

Grants to USA and Canada Women Entrepreneurs to Start a Business or Grow an Existing Business

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of $4,000 to USA and Canada women entrepreneurs to start a business or develop an existing business. One grant will be awarded each month. One of the 12 monthly winners will be awarded a $25,000 grant at the end of the year. Funding is intended to help women achieve their entrepreneurial dreams.

GrantWatch ID#: 180647
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Grants to Nova Scotia Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools to Engage Women and Girls in Sports ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $2,500 to Nova Scotia nonprofits, government agencies, schools, and church groups that offer sports, recreational, and physical activities to develop gender equity skills and knowledge. Applicants should contact the appropriate officer prior to developing an application. The intention of this program is...

GrantWatch ID#: 182405