GrantWatch.com will continue to serve the nonprofit and small business community during the COVID-19 global crisis.  In addition to posting new COVID-19 Coronavirus funding opportunities, we will continue to update active grants with new extended grant deadlines.  While we are carefully monitoring funding opportunities and updating GrantWatch.com throughout each day, the situation is dynamic. We ask that all GrantWatch members review the URL listed in the grant posting and all material provided by the funding source prior to submitting applications.

Find Nonprofit and Small Business Grants

Advance Search

Only Available for Paid Subscribers
Clear Filters

Canada Grants for Children:  115 Children Grants for Canada.

GrantWatch brings you many funding opportunities for services for children; grants for education, health, arts, community, disabilities; youth and more. Find these grants and more for your nonprofit on GrantWatch.com.

Search Filters

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 New Brunswick Medical Clinics to Enhance Children's Visits to Doctors' Offices

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants of $300 to New Brunswick medical clinics and offices in eligible regions for programs that make doctor visits easier and more comfortable for children. Children will bring a stuffed toy from home to the physician's office, and program staff will familiarize them with medical tests and procedures performed during a d...

GrantWatch ID#: 169061

Grants to Ontario Registered Charities and Municipalities for Community Benefit Activities

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants of up to $2,500 to Ontario registered charities and municipalities in eligible regions for community benefit activities. Funding is intended for programs, equipment, or resources that align with one of the following areas of focus: early literacy, environment, children and youth in recreation, children and youth at ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180474

Prizes to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Individuals for Social...

Deadline 04/10/20

Prizes to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit and for-profit organizations, and individuals and teams to recognize and support projects that have a significant social impact. The awards are intended to support creative approaches from diverse members of the global community, and projects that inspire others to take in...

GrantWatch ID#: 183720

Grants to Canada Charities and Agencies for Capital Projects to Benefit Rural Communities

Deadline 04/15/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to Canada registered charities and agencies for capital and sustainability projects to benefit rural communities. Funding is intended to support qualifying projects in towns and cities with fewer than 150,000 residents. Types of projects considered include:

GrantWatch ID#: 155507

Awards to USA and Canada Youth for Outstanding Contributions to the Community and the Enviro...

Deadline 04/15/20

Awards of $10,000 to USA and Canada youth, ages 8 to 18 years, to recognize outstanding contributions to their communities, the environment, and society. Awards are intended for recipients to continue their public service activity or can be applied to higher education costs.

GrantWatch ID#: 178282

Grants to New Brunswick Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools to Enhance the Quality of Life

Deadline 04/15/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to 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, social development, and education. Projects...

GrantWatch ID#: 180285

Grants to Manitoba Schools for Nutritional Programs for Students

Deadline 04/15/20

Grants to Manitoba schools for nutritional programs that provide healthy meals for children and youth. Funding is intended to provide school snack, breakfast, and lunch programs for children during school operational hours and for summer programs. Registered dieticians provide support, share ideas with schools that may hav...

GrantWatch ID#: 180947

Grants to Ontario Nonprofits to Address Cultural and Recreational Needs of Children and Yout...

Deadline 04/16/20

Grants to Ontario nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for community benefit activities. Funding is intended to address the cultural and recreational needs of children and youth and for general community needs that impact the area. Eligible organizations are those that serve Orillia and/or the surrounding area.

GrantWatch ID#: 145736

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits, Tribes, First Nations, and Schools to Engage Native and...

Deadline 04/17/20

Grants to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations, Tribes, First Nations, and schools to benefit Aboriginal and Native American youth through physical activity and sports programming. The purpose of this program is to create positive experiences in sports and physical activity for Native American and Aboriginal youth, 18 ye...

GrantWatch ID#: 177207

Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Music Program ...

Deadline 04/17/20

Grants averaging $2,500 and in-kind donations to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits for programs that provide music programs in schools and local communities. New applicants must submit a letter of inquiry prior to applying. Funding is intended to improve access to music instruction and to give children greater oppo...

GrantWatch ID#: 178253

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, IHEs, Hospitals, Labs, and Agencies for ...

Deadline 08/21/20 LOI Date: 04/21/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, public and private IHEs, hospitals, and laboratories, and state, local, and federal government agencies for collaborative studies related to autism. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to applying. Funding is intended to support research partnerships with a ...

GrantWatch ID#: 188004

Grants to British Columbia Nonprofits, Registered Charities, and First Nations Bands for Chi...

Deadline 04/24/20

Grants to British Columbia nonprofit organizations, registered charities, and First Nations Bands for childcare programs in eligible locations. Funding is intended for planning, licensing, fundraising and start-up costs. Priority will be given to organizations that provide full-day and out-of-school care in high-need, unde...

GrantWatch ID#: 142177

Grants to Nova Scotia Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Areas for Programs that Benefit Loc...

Deadline 04/24/20

Grants to Nova Scotia nonprofit organizations and government agencies in eligible locations for projects that benefit at-risk children, youth, and families. Funding is intended to support projects that prevent crisis and mitigate risk in the home, community, or school; educate citizens and program leaders in wellness, heal...

GrantWatch ID#: 146471

Grants to British Columbia Registered Charities and Qualified Donees for Activities that Ben...

Deadline 04/24/20

Grants of up to $4,000 to British Columbia registered charities and qualified donees to benefit children, youth, families, and seniors in eligible rural communities. To help develop thriving and resilient communities, eligible focus areas include education, health, arts and culture, environment, economic development, sport...

GrantWatch ID#: 171066
NEW

Grants to Ontario Registered Charities for Literacy Programs Benefiting Adults, Children, an...

Deadline 05/01/20 LOI Date: 04/24/20

Grants of up to $2,500 to Ontario registered charities for literacy programming that will benefit local residents in eligible regions. Applicants are required to submit a pre-screen application before submitting a full application. Funding is intended for activities that have a significant impact on literacy in Waterloo Re...

GrantWatch ID#: 174391

Grants to Ontario Registered Charities and Municipal Organizations in Eligible Regions for Ch...

Deadline 04/27/20

Grants to Ontario registered charities and municipal organizations in eligible regions to help children attend summer camp and enjoy recreational activities. Applicants must consult with the Foundation prior to applying. Funding is intended to assist children in financial need to attend camp in the Niagara Region, or to he...

GrantWatch ID#: 180303

Grants to Alberta Nonprofit Agencies and Groups to Address the Social Needs of the Local Com...

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants of up to $15,000 to Alberta nonprofit agencies and groups to address the social needs of the local community in eligible locations. Funding may be used to offer new services and programs to the community or to improve existing community services and programs. Grants are intended to benefit Medicine Hat residents.

GrantWatch ID#: 140301
NEW

Grants to British Columbia Charitable Organizations to Meet the Needs of At-Risk Families an...

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to British Columbia charitable organizations serving eligible communities to meet the needs of at-risk families and children. Funding is intended to support innovative programs and projects in areas such as education, homelessness, financial literacy, and food security. Funded activities must benefi...

GrantWatch ID#: 143835

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

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants of up to $1,000 to Newfoundland and Labrador nonprofit organizations and community groups for projects and events to promote health and wellness in the western region. Activities must promote at least one of the wellness priority areas: healthy eating, physical activity, tobacco-free living, mental health and addict...

GrantWatch ID#: 163262

Grants to Saskatchewan Registered Charities, First Nations, and Municipalities for Cultural ...

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants of up to $30,000 to Saskatchewan registered charities, First Nations, and municipalities for cultural programs and activities for youth. Funding is intended to support programs that impart cultural knowledge and skills to young people though hands-on experience with First Nations or Métis arts and culture leaders.

GrantWatch ID#: 175452

Grants to Ontario Qualified Donees for Community Projects that Benefit Local Residents

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants to Ontario qualified donees for community projects that benefit residents of eligible regions. Previous grants were awarded in the focus areas of environment and animal welfare; health, wellness, and recreation; children, youth, and families; community well-being; education, literacy, and employment; and arts, cultu...

GrantWatch ID#: 180317
NEW

Awards to USA, Canada, and International High School Students for Excellence in Writing Poetr...

Deadline 04/30/20

Awards of $200 to USA, Canada, and International high school students (in grades nine through twelve) who have demonstrated excellence in writing works of poetry, fiction, and nonfiction. The panel will select one winner each in poetry, short fiction, and creative nonfiction categories. Claudia Ann Seaman award winners are...

GrantWatch ID#: 181066
NEW

Grants to British Columbia Nonprofits for Programs that Benefit Local Residents

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants to British Columbia nonprofit organizations to benefit provincial residents through a wide range of community programs. Funding areas include sports, arts and culture, environment, public safety, and social services. Funding is intended to improve the quality of life for residents, support local needs and build vibr...

GrantWatch ID#: 181074

Grants to British Columbia Registered Charities to Benefit the Local Community

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants of up to $15,000 to British Columbia registered charities for projects that enhance the quality of life in an eligible region. Funding is intended to support community needs in the focus areas of: animal welfare; arts and culture; children, youth and family; education; environment; health and community services; her...

GrantWatch ID#: 152876

Grants to Alberta Registered Charities for Projects to Benefit Low-Income Children and Youth

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants of up to $15,000 to Alberta registered charities in eligible locations for projects to benefit low-income children and youth under age 21. Applicants must contact the funding source prior to submitting a full application. Focus areas include education, health, and recreation. Funding is intended for organizations wo...

GrantWatch ID#: 156202
NEW

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 Prince Edward Island Registered Charities for Activities to Benefit Local Communit...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants to Prince Edward Island registered charities for activities that strengthen local communities. Funding is intended to support community needs, engage citizens, and enhance the quality of life in the region. The funding source offers private scholarships in addition to Community Grants that support various causes thr...

GrantWatch ID#: 171738

Grants to Alberta Nonprofits, Schools, Community, and Parent Associations to Enhance the Com...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to Alberta nonprofit organizations, educational institutions, community and parent associations for projects that will enhance the local community's public parks and green areas. Applicants must contact the Foundation before applying. The Foundation's goal is to build community capacity and promote ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173761

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Schools in Eligible Regions to Benefit Youth in Grad...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $20,000 to USA and Canada nonprofits and schools in the funding source's service area for programs serving K-12 youth. Focus areas include arts education and academic programming, including tutoring. Funding is intended for initiatives that have a proven track record and benefit more than 500 ...

GrantWatch ID#: 176177
NEW

Grants to Alberta Nonprofits, Schools, and Sports Organizations to Enhance Amateur Sports

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants to Alberta nonprofit organizations, educational institutions, sports clubs, leagues, and groups in eligible communities to enhance amateur sports. Funding is intended for capital projects that offer significant benefit for the enrichment or continuation of amateur sport. Projects must be within Calgary Municipal bou...

GrantWatch ID#: 177446
NEW

Grants to USA and Canada Teachers, Librarians, Museums, Theaters, Organizations, and Societi...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants of up to $750 to USA and Canada teachers, librarians, children's museums and theaters, eligible societies, organizations, and individuals involved with organizations for literary and educational projects. Funding is intended for curriculum development or to design educational experiences related to Sherlock Holmes l...

GrantWatch ID#: 181035
NEW

Grants to British Columbia Registered Charities to Strengthen Operations and Develop New Pro...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants of up to $15,000 per year to British Columbia registered charities in eligible locations for operational support and program development. Funding is intended to support organizations working in the following fields of interest: arts and culture; children, youth and family; education; animal welfare; heritage and his...

GrantWatch ID#: 188123

Grants to Canada Nonprofit Organizations to Purchase Instruments and Equipment for Youth Musi...

Deadline 05/14/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to Canada nonprofit organizations that operate music programs for underserved children and youth. Funding may be used solely for the purchase of instruments and other equipment required for program operations. Eligible musical equipment can include items such as microphones, instrument cables, ampli...

GrantWatch ID#: 180011

Grants to Alberta Qualified Donees for Events that Promote Music Education

Deadline 05/15/20

Grants of up to $1,500 to Alberta qualified donees to promote music education through workshops, festivals, camps, and programs. All funded events must be public. Priority will be given to organizations that serve communities with limited resources for projects in music education.

GrantWatch ID#: 172240
NEW

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

Grants to British Columbia Early Career Artists for Educational Arts Activities During the C...

Deadline 05/26/20

Grants of up to $3,000 and grants of up to $5,000 to British Columbia artists in eligible locations for arts projects. Due to coronavirus (COVID-19), projects may take place remotely and must follow all current health guidelines. Funding is intended to provide early career artists with new, career-building opportunities. P...

GrantWatch ID#: 184650

Grants to British Columbia Nonprofits and Social Enterprises for Community Projects Benefiti...

Deadline 05/29/20

Grants of up to $50,000 to British Columbia nonprofit organizations and social enterprises in eligible locations for community projects that improve the quality of life for local residents, especially for those from disadvantaged communities. Funding is intended to support projects that enhance facilities, premises, and eq...

GrantWatch ID#: 184651

Grants to Manitoba Registered Charities to Benefit Local Communities

Deadline 05/30/20

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

GrantWatch ID#: 163260
NEW

Grants to Newfoundland and Labrador Nonprofits and Community Centers to Improve Wellness in ...

Deadline 05/31/20

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

GrantWatch ID#: 180739
NEW

Grants to British Columbia Organizations for Community Service Programs to Enhance the Quali...

Deadline 05/31/20

Grants to British Columbia registered charities in eligible locations to enhance the quality of life for local residents. Focus areas include sports and recreation; heritage, arts, and culture; social and health development; families, children, and youth; the environment, and community enhancement. Capital projects will be...

GrantWatch ID#: 181022
NEW

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
NEW

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

Deadline 06/01/20

Award of $3,000 to a Quebec author to acknowledge an outstanding work of children's literature. Eligible genres include poetry, fiction, and non-fiction. Submissions must be picture books or books for beginning readers. The award is intended to acknowledge the fine work being done by Quebec’s aspiring, emerging, and esta...

GrantWatch ID#: 170332
NEW

Grants to Greater Edmonton Area, Alberta Nonprofits for Community Needs

Deadline 06/01/20

Grants of up to $50,000 and 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...

GrantWatch ID#: 173304
NEW

Grants to Manitoba Registered Charities for Programs to Promote Literacy

Deadline 06/01/20

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 literacy programs include children and parents/caregivers ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179698
NEW

Opportunity to USA and Canada Students to Participate in a Social-Impact Challenge

Deadline 06/02/20

Opportunity to USA and Canada individual students or groups of students to participate in a social-impact challenge with prizes totaling $10,000. Program participants will create projects that show that art has the ability to build strong, connected, and empathetic communities. The competition is open to students, ages 13-...

GrantWatch ID#: 186087
NEW

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
NEW

Grant to a USA, Canada, or International Psychology Graduate Student to Research the Effects...

Deadline 06/15/20

Grant of $9,000 to a USA, Canada, or International graduate psychology student for research and demonstration projects that foster understanding of the relationship between self-identity and scholastic achievement, primarily for children in kindergarten through eighth grade. Applications are invited for projects demonstrat...

GrantWatch ID#: 132694

Grants to Manitoba Charities for Nutrition Programs for Children and Youth

Deadline 06/15/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to Manitoba registered charitable organizations in eligible regions for programs that provide nutritious food and nutrition education to children and youth. Funding is intended for programs implemented by organizations such as early childhood education centers, after-school programs, drop-in centers...

GrantWatch ID#: 155423
NEW

Grants to Canada Independent Production Companies and Producers for Online Video Series

Deadline 06/15/20

Grants to Canada independent production companies and independent producers for original online scripted fiction and non-fiction digital video series. Funding is intended to support the production of scripted fiction (comedy, drama, and children’s and youth programming, excluding animated series) and scripted non-fiction...

GrantWatch ID#: 182880