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Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Academics, Writers, Scholars, and Artists for ...

Deadline 09/28/18

Fellowships of $70,000 to USA, Canada, and International academics, scholars, creative writers, and visual artists whose work will benefit from access to a collection in New York City. The goal of this fellowship is to promote dynamic conversations in the spheres of social sciences, humanities, and scholarship. The Dor...

GrantWatch ID#: 173018

Grant to a USA, Canada, or International Filmmakers for Unique Film Projects

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants and in-kind services to USA, Canada, and International filmmakers to support unique film projects that contribute to society. This program seeks to support films that may not otherwise be completed without the help of the grant. Eligible projects include feature-length films, short films, web or television series, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 160903

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
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Professors to Conduct Research and Work in Finland

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International professors for an opportunity to work in Finland for a minimum of two months. Grantees will conduct research, give lectures, and work with Finnish companies. Deserving Finnish professors may apply to work at respected foreign universities. The Nokia Foundation promotes and suppor...

GrantWatch ID#: 159206

Grants to Yukon Individual Artists for Projects and Career Development

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $10,000 to Yukon individual literary, visual, and performing artists for travel, innovative projects, and educational opportunities. Funding may be requested for projects that will contribute to the artist’s community and artistic development. The intended results and outcome...

GrantWatch ID#: 175283

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

Grants to Edmonton, Alberta Nonprofits and Artists for Travel to Enhance the Art and Festiva...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants of up to $750 to Edmonton, Alberta nonprofit organizations, artists, as well as arts educators and arts and festival administrators, to cover travel costs. Eligible travel is associated with attending conferences and exhibitions for training, development, marketing, and presentation purposes. CIP Travel Grants t...

GrantWatch ID#: 180300

Grants to USA, Ontario, Puerto Rico, and International Nonprofits in Eligible Areas to Benef...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants starting at $2,500 to USA, Ontario, Puerto Rico, and International nonprofit organizations to positively impact communities where the funding source has a business presence. Eligible USA communities are located in California, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, New York, Ohio, Tennessee, and Texas. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180321

Awards to Canada Arts Managers for Mentoring and Professional Development Opportunities

Deadline 10/02/18

Awards of $10,000 to Canada arts managers of any arts discipline to recognize excellence and accomplishment in their careers at professional arts organizations. The awards are intended to be used for professional development and mentoring opportunities for mid-career and established managers. There are two distinct awa...

GrantWatch ID#: 160587

Grants to Ontario Dance Artists, Groups, and Nonprofits for Dance Productions and Presentati...

Deadline 10/04/18

Grants of up to $5,000, grants of up to $15,000, and grants of up to $20,000 to Ontario dance artists, groups and collectives, and nonprofit organizations for dance presentations. Funding may be requested for the production, presentation, or development of dance works by professional dance artists residing within the Provi...

GrantWatch ID#: 154658

Grants to Thunder Bay, Ontario Nonprofits and Artists for One-Time Projects, Training, Devel...

Deadline 10/05/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Thunder Bay, Ontario artists and youth, cultural, and community organizations for one-time projects that benefit the local community, such as training, development, and special activities. Funding may also be used as seed money to establish a new organization. This program is designed to prov...

GrantWatch ID#: 157587

Grants to Ontario Performing Arts Nonprofits to Host Professional Development Internships

Deadline 10/10/18

Grants of up to $32,000 to Ontario nonprofit performing arts organizations to host internships for the professional development and training of production staff, artists, and administrators. The Foundation supports internship opportunities for administrators, composers, choreographers, conductors, curators, designers, dir...

GrantWatch ID#: 171775

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

Deadline 10/10/18

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 10/10/18

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
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Grants to Ontario Professional Artists Who are Deaf or Have a Disability for Crafts and Visu...

Deadline 10/11/18

Grants of up to $500 to Ontario professional artists who are Deaf or have a disability to support work in craft or visual art disciplines. Funding may be used to purchase materials. Applications are welcome from artists working in practices such as carving, beading, basketry, drawing, digital media, glass, jewelry, leather...

GrantWatch ID#: 164733

Grants to Ontario Artists, Arts Professionals, and Nonprofits for Works by Artists Who are D...

Deadline 10/11/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Ontario professional artists and arts professionals who are Deaf or have a disability, as well as nonprofit disability arts organizations and ad hoc groups and collectives, to support artistic works and initiatives. Funding is available for artistic production, creation, and professional developm...

GrantWatch ID#: 165448
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Grassroots Efforts to Promote Social...

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for grassroots projects that promote social justice around the world. Applicants must submit a preliminary application in advance of a full proposal. Priority will be given to projects with small budgets that lack access to mainstream sources of funding. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 144400

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

Deadline 10/15/18

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 Nova Scotia Nonprofits and Groups for Arts Productions, Commissions, and Professio...

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants of up to $3,000, grants of up to $5,000, and grants of up to $50,000 to Nova Scotia nonprofit organizations and ad hoc professional artist groups for the production, presentation, or commissioning of new works. Funding is also available to organizations for professional development activities. The goal of this progr...

GrantWatch ID#: 180277
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Individuals to Preserve and Research North American ...

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $20,000 to USA and Canada nonprofits and individuals for the preservation and archiving of music and other recorded sounds that are representative of North American heritage. Funding is also available for scientific research projects related to the impact of music on the human con...

GrantWatch ID#: 181543
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Grants to Ontario Nonprofits, Groups, and Artists for Touring Arts Programming

Deadline 10/16/18

Grants to Ontario nonprofit arts organizations, ad hoc groups and collectives, and professional artists to support touring exhibitions, arts events, and performances both within Ontario and outside the province. Some applicants will be require to contact the Funding Source to determine eligibility. For projects taking plac...

GrantWatch ID#: 153151

Grants to Ontario Artists, Curators, Groups, and Nonprofits for Artistic Crafts Development ...

Deadline 10/17/18

Grants to Ontario artists, curators, ad hoc groups and collectives, craft guilds, and nonprofit organizations to support craft-based artistic practices. Funding is available for craft-related research, development, and creation, as well as projects that will connect the grantees with wider audiences through workshops, exhi...

GrantWatch ID#: 153166
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Grants to Ontario Individual Indigenous and Minority Artists for Professional Development an...

Deadline 10/17/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Ontario professional indigenous artists and artists of color for professional development and skill-building opportunities that will advance the applicant’s work and career. Funding may also be requested by artists collectives and ad hoc groups. Projects can include: study and training, mentors...

GrantWatch ID#: 158914

Grants to Ontario Artists, Groups, and Nonprofits to Support Multidisciplinary Art Forms

Deadline 10/17/18

Grants to Ontario professional artists, collectives, groups, and nonprofit organizations to create, produce, and present multidisciplinary works of art. Funding may also be used to support professional development activities that promote multidisciplinary art. Eligible works of art are those that involve two or more of the...

GrantWatch ID#: 175548
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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
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Grants to Canada Artists, Arts Professionals, and Arts Organizations for International Travel

Deadline 10/17/18

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

Deadline 10/31/18

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 Canada Organizations and Professional Associations for the Promotion of Canadian A...

Deadline 10/31/18

Grants to Canada organizations and professional associations that are involved in the promotion and marketing of books by Canadian authors. Funding may be used for marketing, technology projects, internships, and professional development. Collective projects involving the promotion of Canadian history titles are also suppo...

GrantWatch ID#: 181038
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Grants to Manitoba Organizations for Environmental and Social Sustainability Projects

Deadline 11/01/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to Manitoba organizations for projects and programs in the areas of community enterprise, environment, and social inclusion. Funding is intended to support activities related to strategic planning, professional training, the purchase of equipment, and public relations materials. The A...

GrantWatch ID#: 156673
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Grants to New Brunswick Individual Artists for Portfolio Assembly and Other Promotional Acti...

Deadline 11/01/18

Grants of up to $1,000 to New Brunswick professional artists to promote their work and advance their career. Funding is intended to allow artists with demonstrated talents to gain tools related to artistic promotion, networks for dissemination, and funding source diversification. An artist may receive up to a maximum o...

GrantWatch ID#: 174015

Grants to New Brunswick Individual Artists for Residencies to Carry Out Creative Work

Deadline 11/01/18

Grants to New Brunswick professional artists to take part in residency opportunities. This program assists artists in pursing specific projects related to their creative work. Residencies may take place in New Brunswick or outside the province. Artists will contribute to the understanding and promotion of the arts through ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178602
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Fellowships and Scholarships to Canada Students Pursuing PhDs in the Humanities and Social S...

Deadline 11/06/18

Fellowships of $20,000 per year and scholarships of $35,000 per year to Canada students pursuing doctoral degrees in the social sciences and humanities disciplines. This purpose of this program is to help PhD students develop research skills and to support the training of highly-qualified personnel. This program assists st...

GrantWatch ID#: 175208
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Grants to Toronto Ontario Nonprofits for Professional Development Training of Nonprofit Seni...

Deadline 11/06/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Ontario nonprofit organizations in the City of Toronto to support professional development leadership training opportunities for nonprofit leaders at a recognized leadership institution. Eligible applicants must be leaders of charitable organizations in one of following three areas: environment,...

GrantWatch ID#: 182344
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Fellowships to Canada and International Individuals for Nonprofit Leadership Training in the...

Deadline 11/08/18

Fellowships to Canada and International individual nonprofit professionals for leadership training in the USA. The fellowship is intended for a period that typically lasts 12 to 18 months and consists of a full-time professional development program at the host organization in the United States. Fellows will develop leaders...

GrantWatch ID#: 166232
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Grants to Winnipeg, Manitoba Nonprofits for Organizational Efficiency and Capacity Building P...

Deadline 11/09/18

Grants to Winnipeg, Manitoba nonprofit agencies for programs that support organizational efficiency and capacity. Priority areas of funding include human resources, financial management, strategy and business planning, and governance and leadership. For the Foundation, capacity building for organizational effectiveness...

GrantWatch ID#: 166400
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Grants to Northern Ontario Production Companies for High-Quality Media Projects

Deadline 11/09/18

Grants to Northern Ontario production companies to support high-quality television and film productions. The purpose of this program is to increase media industry jobs and investments in the region. This program seeks to promote the establishment of media industry infrastructure in Northern Ontario. Applications will b...

GrantWatch ID#: 183504
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Grants to Ontario Musicians, Composers, and Nonprofit Music Organizations to Record Albums, ...

Deadline 11/15/18

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $12,000 to Ontario musicians, composers, ad hoc groups and collectives, and nonprofit music organizations, orchestras, and choirs for the recording of full-length albums, demos, and EPs. The purpose of this program is to support music works by Ontario-based songwriters and compose...

GrantWatch ID#: 153157

Grants to Nova Scotia Professional Artists for Artistic Works and Professional Development

Deadline 11/15/18

Grants to Nova Scotia professional artists for the creation and presentation of artistic works, as well as professional development opportunities. Applications will be considered from artists working in any discipline, including craft, visual arts, literary arts, new media, theatre, music, dance, and media (e.g. auteur-dri...

GrantWatch ID#: 160817

Grants to Saskatchewan Nonprofits and Band Enterprises for Development Projects Serving Eligi...

Deadline 11/15/18

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 Canada Music Artists, Record Labels, and Managers for Artist Promotion and Touring...

Deadline 11/15/18

Grants to Canada music artists, independent record labels, and artist managers for marketing and promotion activities. The purpose of this fund is to help emerging Canadian music artists launch their careers. Funding may support promising artists throughout Canada. The goal of this fund is to directly impact artists and su...

GrantWatch ID#: 175217
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Matching Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Projects that Foster Opportunities for Jewis...

Deadline 11/16/18

Matching grants starting at $25,000 to USA and Canada nonprofits and projects that strengthen women's empowerment in the Jewish community. Priority areas include encouraging girls to choose STEM education and careers and preventing gender-based discrimination and harassment in Jewish community workplaces and communal space...

GrantWatch ID#: 183983
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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
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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

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
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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
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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