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Grants to Nova Scotia Provincial Sports Organizations to Hire Coaching Staff

Deadline 11/30/18

Grants of up to $35,000 to Nova Scotia provincial sport organizations to hire coaches. Individuals employed in these positions will serve as technical development leaders and provincial coaches on behalf of their organizations. Evaluation criteria for program funding includes history of team and athlete performance, athlet...

GrantWatch ID#: 159609
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Grants to Saint John, New Brunswick Property Owners to Conserve Historic Buildings and Store...

Deadline 11/30/18

Grants of up to $7,500 to Saint John, New Brunswick property owners for the conservation of historic buildings in designated heritage areas. Applicants must obtain the appropriate permits prior to submitting an application. The purpose of this grant program is to help property owners maintain the character-defining appeara...

GrantWatch ID#: 175572

Awards to USA and Canada College English Teachers for Outstanding Language Learning Programs

Deadline 12/01/18

Awards to USA, territories, and Canada English teachers at two-year colleges to recognize outstanding programs to improve language learning for students of diverse backgrounds and interests, enabling them to achieve their career, personal, and educational goals. These awards recognize teachers who work together with commun...

GrantWatch ID#: 160628

Grants to USA and Canada Libraries for Programs for People with Autism of All Ages and their ...

Deadline 12/01/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA and Canada libraries for services, projects, and programs that benefit people with autism of all ages or their families. Funding is intended for the purchase program materials, to hire a trainer to present a workshop, or to pay for staff coverage. Applicants may propose to initiate a new, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 165935

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Early-Career Librarian for Outstanding Leadership

Deadline 12/01/18

Award of $1,500 to a USA, Canada, or International early-career librarian to recognize outstanding contributions through technical services and library collections. Nominations are invited on behalf of librarians who demonstrate outstanding potential for continuing leadership and professional contributions. Evidence of...

GrantWatch ID#: 174845

Grants to British Columbia Arts Administrators and Artists for Career Development Opportunit...

Deadline 12/01/18

Grants of up to $2,500 and grants of up to $7,500 to British Columbia individual artists and arts administrators for career advancing opportunities. Funding is available for professional development events that require travel and for specific learning activities that will advance the recipient’s career. The Professio...

GrantWatch ID#: 180744
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies for Innovativ...

Deadline 12/02/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, government agencies, social entrepreneurs, and for-profit enterprises for innovative solutions that address global challenges. Applications are invited from smaller or startup-phase organizations that may use funds to field and grow their projects to scale. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182465
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Grants to Toronto, Ontario Registered Charities for Economic Opportunities for Low-Income Res...

Deadline 02/04/19 LOI Date: 12/03/18

Grants to Toronto, Ontario registered charities to develop creative strategies to enhance the economic opportunities and livelihoods of low-income individuals. Applicants must submit a letter of interest prior to applying. The funding source intends to support strategies that: - Make precarious jobs better (raise th...

GrantWatch ID#: 172354

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Scientists for Career Development in Ovarian Cancer...

Deadline 12/03/18

Grants of up to $60,000 per year to USA, Canada, and International individuals with an MD, PhD, or degree equivalent to encourage laboratory and clinical scientists to develop a career in ovarian cancer research. Priority will be given to scientists who exhibit exemplary leadership qualities but who have minimal research e...

GrantWatch ID#: 176122

Grants to Canada Artists, Arts Professionals, and Arts Organizations for Touring Performance...

Deadline 12/12/18

Grants to Canada individual artists, curators, artistic groups, and arts organizations for the exhibition and presentation of works and performances by Canadian artists. Applicants must be registered in the online grants portal at least 30 days prior to applying. The purpose of this award is to build national exposure and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177917

Grants to Canada Artists, Arts Professionals, and Arts Organizations for International Travel

Deadline 12/12/18

Grants of up to $30,000 to Canada artists, curators, arts professionals, artistic collectives and groups, artistic organizations, and cultural connectors and sector buildings for arts-associated travel abroad. Applicants must be registered in the online grants portal at least 30 days prior to applying. The Travel comp...

GrantWatch ID#: 177920

Grants to Canada Artists, Arts Professionals, and Organizations for International Arts Resid...

Deadline 12/12/18

Grants of up to $20,000 to Canada artists, curators, arts professionals, groups, collectives, and artistic organizations to take advantage of international residency opportunities. Applicants must register online at least 30 days prior to the deadline. First-time applicants are encouraged to speak with a program officer be...

GrantWatch ID#: 177983
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Grants to Canada Researchers Affiliated with IHEs for Collaborative Social Sciences and Huma...

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants ranging from $7,000 to $25,000 to Canada researchers affiliated with qualifying postsecondary institutions for collaborative social sciences and humanities research. This program provides short-term support for partnered research endeavors that will inform decision making at a single partner organization from the pu...

GrantWatch ID#: 182338
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Awards to USA and Canada K-12 Minority Urban Science Teachers for Professional Development O...

Deadline 12/17/18

Awards of $1,800 to USA and territories, and Canada K-12 minority science educators in urban areas to participate in a professional development learning opportunity. Funding is intended to increase the talent pool for diverse science teachers in order to be more prepared for future workforce challenges. This award prov...

GrantWatch ID#: 182392

Grants to Canada Artists, Arts Professionals, and Organizations for Travel to Support Artist...

Deadline 12/19/18

Grants of up to $30,000 to Canada artists, curators, arts professionals, and arts organizations to support travel costs for presentations, collaborative works, exhibitions, networking, and expanding market opportunities for artists. Applicants must register at least 30 days before submitting an application. Funding may...

GrantWatch ID#: 177881
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Grants to Shuswap Area, British Columbia Nonprofits for Arts, Heritage, Education, Health, Sa...

Deadline 01/31/19 LOI Date: 12/31/18

Grants to Shuswap area, British Columbia nonprofit organizations and charities for community benefit projects. A letter of intent is required before submitting an application. Projects must align with the following areas of focus: arts and cultural activities, education, environment, animal welfare, health and wellness, sa...

GrantWatch ID#: 145775

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Projects to Combat Economic In...

Deadline 02/04/19

Fellowships starting at $80,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals for projects that explore how to fight economic inequality. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry before applying. Fellows are expected to work on a related topic of their choice and to produce work in a medium of their choosing, such as boo...

GrantWatch ID#: 178081

Grants to Canada Individual Artists and Groups for Career Development in any Artistic Discip...

Deadline 02/06/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to Canada artists, curators, and artistic groups and collectives to take advantage of career-enhancing opportunities. Applicants must register in the online application portal at least 30 days prior to applying. Eligible activities contribute to the professional development and career advancement of...

GrantWatch ID#: 177872
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Grants to Canada Arts Professionals for Career Development Opportunities

Deadline 02/06/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to Canada arts professionals to support career development activities. Applicants must create a profile in the online application portal at least 30 days prior to applying. Funding will support activities that advance the careers of Canadian arts professionals working in any artistic discipline. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177878

Grants to USA and Canada Degree-Granting Institutions to Train Physicians as Independent Inv...

Deadline 02/15/19

Grants to USA and Canada degree-granting institutions for programs that provide training opportunities and support for physicians to pursue successful careers as independent investigators. Eligible programs are those that are innovative, have a prominent research component, involve enthusiastic and passionate staff, and ar...

GrantWatch ID#: 182683
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Investigators to Research Gifted Children and Youth

Deadline 03/01/19

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA, Canada, and International PhD or graduate-level researchers who are affiliated with an accredited educational institution. Funding is intended for innovative research projects and programs that foster the understanding of gifted children and youth. Applications will be accepted from graduat...

GrantWatch ID#: 175915

Grants to Canada Professional Songwriters to Attend Seminars and Workshops for Professional ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $750 to Canada professional songwriters to cover the cost of attending international or domestic songwriting seminars and workshops. The purpose of this program is to help songwriters who are in the business of writing songs for other people to perform. It is not intended for songwriters who are writing son...

GrantWatch ID#: 154176

Grants to Nunavut Employers for Workforce Training in Small and Remote Communities

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $10,000 per trainee to Nunavut small employers, Inuit organizations, and Crown Corporations to support workforce training initiatives for individuals in small and remote communities. Eligible training expenses may include mandatory student fees; tuition fees; fees charged by the training provider; examinati...

GrantWatch ID#: 154537
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Grants to Canada Science and Engineering Researchers to Form Partnerships with Industry Part...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $25,000 to Canada researchers and administrators based at IHEs, nonprofit organizations, and NGOs to promote academic-industry partnerships in the fields of science and engineering. Applicants must contact their regional office prior to applying. Objectives: Connect Grants...

GrantWatch ID#: 155667
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits in Multiple States for Professional Development for Empl...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA and Canada nonprofits, schools, and agencies in areas where the funding source operates for classes and courses that will improve employees' performance. The professional development must be relevant to the job the employee performs and may be one-day classes or part of a certification program...

GrantWatch ID#: 155787
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Grants and Support to USA, Canada, and UK Jewish Individuals Immigrating to the North of Isr...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants and support to USA, Canada, and UK Jewish individuals who are planning to immigrate to Israel and settle in the northern region. Applications are invited from individuals who are well-suited for living in the North from a social, educational, and professional perspective. In addition to possible financial support, t...

GrantWatch ID#: 157485

Grants to Northern Ontario Businesses for Startup Activities and Job Creation in Priority Se...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Northern Ontario new businesses to support operations in emerging and existing priority sectors of the economy. Funding may be used for project costs related to the startup of a business that will result in new jobs in the region. Eligible costs include but are not limited to: -Leasehold improvements -New or...

GrantWatch ID#: 158766

Grants to Northern Ontario Established Businesses to Expand Operations and Create Jobs

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Northern Ontario existing businesses that intend to retain or expand their operations within the region to increase productivity, improve competitiveness, grow revenues, export, and create jobs. Applications are invited from businesses operating in a broad range of sectors. Eligible project costs may include but ...

GrantWatch ID#: 158767
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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 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
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Internships to USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Volunteer in Israel

Deadline Ongoing

Internships to USA, Canada, and International individuals to travel to Israel and gain experience (usually volunteering) in a field of the applicant's choice. Interns will spend 25 to 40 hours per week in their placement, with the rest of the time free for personal exploration. This program enables interns to live and obse...

GrantWatch ID#: 162018

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 USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Education, Social Service, Economic D...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations and educational institutions for charitable programs and projects that focus on the areas of education, social services, community and economic development, and the environment. The funding source considers requests for operating, program, capital, or endowm...

GrantWatch ID#: 162542
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Education, Economic Empowerment, and ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $75,000 USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations to identify and develop innovative solutions to socioeconomic challenges in underserved communities. Funding areas include education, economic empowerment, and basic human needs. Evaluation criteria include: - Addresses a Significant Socia...

GrantWatch ID#: 162819

Grants to Ontario Employers for Workforce Training to Meet Changing Industry Needs

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Ontario employers to support workforce training activities that will meet the needs of the province’s rapidly changing economy. This grant will defray the cost of training provided by a qualifying, third-party provider. Training must take place in Ontario and be provided to employees residing in Ontario. As...

GrantWatch ID#: 163062
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Grants to Winnipeg, Manitoba Artists and Arts Professionals for Career Advancing Opportuniti...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of $250, $500, $750, or $1,000 to Winnipeg, Manitoba individual artists and arts professionals to take advantage of professional development and career advancing opportunities. Possible activities include: attending events where the applicant’s work will be presented; attending events where the applicant has been ...

GrantWatch ID#: 163144

Grants to Winnipeg, Manitoba Nonprofits for Staff Training, Workshops, and Mentorship

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Winnipeg, Manitoba nonprofits to support a broad range of professional development opportunities with the goal of growing organizational capacity. Applicants requesting support for mentorships and advanced management training must consult with program staff prior to applying. Types of Grants: 1. Conferenc...

GrantWatch ID#: 163275

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Community Servic...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for community services, nonprofit leadership development, and historic preservation projects. Please note that historic preservation projects are accepted by invitation only. Projects will have a better chance of receiving funding if it...

GrantWatch ID#: 165292

Grants to Quebec Artists and Writers to Travel for Career Development or Artistic Opportunit...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Quebec professional artists and writers to help cover the cost of traveling so they may accept invitations to partake in activities related to career development or work in their artistic discipline. Funding is available under the following disciplines: arts and crafts, circus arts, architectural research, dance,...

GrantWatch ID#: 165294
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Grants to Manitoba Young Entrepreneurs for Start-Up Business Ventures

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $4,000 to Manitoba young entrepreneurs to help support business start-up costs. Applicants must attend a business workshop prior to applying. This program encourages young adults between the ages of 18 to 29 to launch full-time viable businesses within the province and pursue self-employment as a career cho...

GrantWatch ID#: 165402
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Grants and In-Kind Support to Nunavut New Entrepreneurs for Business Development Support

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of $5,000 and In-kind support to Nunavut new entrepreneurs to assist in developing businesses. In addition to the financial support, eligible recipients will receive business start-up support and career counseling from the funding source. Applicants must first develop a business plan with the funding source. Clie...

GrantWatch ID#: 166147
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Grants to Canada Charitable Organizations for Diabetes Prevention and Care, Arts and Culture...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Canada charitable organizations for programs related to the prevention and care of diabetes and access to arts and culture. Additional support is being offered for financial education programs in Quebec. Funding is intended to improve the lives of families and individuals in the communities where the funding sour...

GrantWatch ID#: 167087
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits for Education, Environment, Community, and Safety

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations to promote vibrant and strong communities where the funding source has a business presence. Program areas include education and training, environment, community, and safety. The funding source supports activities, initiatives, and events that generate community engagement, m...

GrantWatch ID#: 167553
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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

Grants to Western USA States and British Columbia Nonprofits to Help Disadvantaged Individua...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to multiple western USA States and British Columbia nonprofit organizations to improve the lives of youth in foster care, the elderly, veterans, and individuals with disabilities. Funding may also be awarded for projects outside these funding areas. Eligible programs serve individuals living in Alaska, Arizona, Cali...

GrantWatch ID#: 172173

Grants to New York, Vermont, and Quebec Watershed Agencies and Organizations in Lake Champla...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $500 per year to New York, Vermont, and Quebec government agencies, private organizations, and local communities that focus on Lake Champlain Basin's water quality improvement for professional training and capacity-building opportunities. The purpose of funding is to provide professional development fund...

GrantWatch ID#: 173337
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Sponsorships to USA, Canada, and Australia Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Safety, Educati...

Deadline Ongoing

Sponsorships to USA, Canada, and Australia nonprofit organizations working to enhance communities where the funding source has a business presence. This program supports community-based projects in the areas of safety, education, environment, and indigenous relations. ATCO Structures & Logistics is comprised of individu...

GrantWatch ID#: 173758

Grants to Nova Scotia Artists and Arts Nonprofits to Further the Careers of Underrepresented...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Nova Scotia individual artists, groups of artists, and nonprofit arts organizations to further the careers of artists from communities that have historically faced barriers to funding. Applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. This program supports artistic growth, development, production, and diss...

GrantWatch ID#: 173884