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Grants to nonprofits, schools & government agencies providing minority funding opportunities and for those working to achieve racial equality for minorities.

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Awards to USA and Canada Sports Teams, Athletes, and Organizations that Promote Healthy Comm...

Deadline 05/29/19

Awards of $10,000 to USA and Canada sports teams, athletes, and organizations to recognize effective uses of sports to foster and sustain healthier communities. Applicants are expected to demonstrate a collaborative and innovative approach to community health improvement. In determining the winners of the RWJF Sports A...

GrantWatch ID#: 154396

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits in Eligible Areas to Increase Healthcare...

Deadline 05/31/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations in eligible areas for programs that increase access to healthcare for the underserved. Funding is also intended to support STEM education and community resilience in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Priority is given to support...

GrantWatch ID#: 176176

Grants and In-Kind Support to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Agencies to Fost...

Deadline 05/31/19

Grants and in-kind support to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations and local branches of government for innovative projects that foster intercultural understanding and dialogue. Awards are granted to organizations around the world that seek to grow their range of action within a broad range of social and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181411

Grants to British Columbia, Canada First Nations and Indigenous Agencies, Language Centers, a...

Deadline 05/31/19

Grants of up to $25,000 to British Columbia, Canada First Nations communities, governments, Bands, and Tribal Councils, and Indigenous organizations and language centers to host a course for silent speakers of indigenous languages. Funding is intended to help participants reclaim their language. The course has three compon...

GrantWatch ID#: 185703
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Grants to Toronto, Ontario Registered Charities for Economic Opportunities for Low-Income Res...

Deadline 07/29/19 LOI Date: 06/06/19

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

Wage Subsidies to Canada Agencies, Indigenous Communities, and Sector Organizations that Emp...

Deadline 06/12/19

Wage subsidies of up to $5,712 per youth to Canada nonprofits, municipalities, Indigenous communities, and other organizations that offer green jobs to local youth. Funding is intended to include high school and post-high school youth in a variety of settings, including rural, remote, urban, and Indigenous communities. Eff...

GrantWatch ID#: 184125

Grants to Yukon Nonprofits, Agencies, and Collectives for Arts Projects and Events

Deadline 06/15/19

Grants to Yukon nonprofits, government agencies, community organizations, artist collectives, government agencies, school councils, industry associations, and local councils for group projects that promote arts development. Funding may be requested for a broad range of projects, such as training, festival development, and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178090

Grants to Canada Researchers Affiliated with IHEs for Collaborative Social Sciences and Huma...

Deadline 06/15/19

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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Grants to Canada Nonprofits, For-Profits, Research and Health Organizations, Agencies, and IH...

Deadline 06/21/19

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $25,000 to Canada nonprofit, for-profit and Indigenous organizations, agencies, research organizations, institutions, and IHEs for peer-led or designed projects to improve the quality of life for senior citizens. Funding is intended to support projects designed by and for seniors ...

GrantWatch ID#: 158250

Grants to Canada Aboriginal Artists, Nonprofits, and For-Profits for Artistic Works and Pres...

Deadline 06/21/19

Grants to Canada First Nations, Metis, and Inuit artists, arts professionals, nonprofits, for-profits, and groups to support work in any artistic discipline. Applicants must be registered in the online application portal at least 30 days prior to applying. Funding will support any combination of eligible creating, knowing,...

GrantWatch ID#: 177877
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Grants to Moncton, New Brunswick Nonprofits for Arts and Culture Projects and Operations

Deadline 06/22/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $2,000 to Moncton, New Brunswick nonprofit organizations for arts and cultural projects and programs. Funding is available for one-time project support, as well as operations support for qualifying arts organizations. Funding may be used for new initiatives, to enhance an existing initiative, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175671

Grants to City of Moncton, New Brunswick Nonprofits, Associations, and IHEs for Immigration ...

Deadline 06/22/19

Grants to City of Moncton, New Brunswick nonprofits, ethnocultural associations, and public IHEs for programs, activities, and projects that help implement key objectives of the local immigration strategy. Funding may be used for new initiatives, to enhance an existing initiative, or to maintain existing levels of services...

GrantWatch ID#: 182519
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Grants to Montreal, Quebec Artists and Nonprofit Artistic Companies From Marginalized Groups...

Deadline 06/30/19

Grants to Montreal, Quebec individual artists, artist collectives, and nonprofit artistic companies from marginalized groups for professional development activities. Funding is intended to further the careers of both early-stage and older professional artists who are seeking to integrate into the general artistic community...

GrantWatch ID#: 181698
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations for Research Projects on Public Heal...

Deadline 09/03/19 LOI Date: 07/01/19

Grants averaging $20,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations and academic insitutions for projects that contribute to research on improving public health, facilitating food distribution, and preserving natural resources. Funding is specifically intended to be used to support lower-income countries in ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178057
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Scholars for Research Related to Reducing Inequalit...

Deadline 07/02/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International early-career researchers employed at tax-exempt institutions for long-term studies on inequality and youth outcomes, as well as strategies to improve the use of research evidence in ways that benefit youth. Funding is intended for five-year research and mentoring plans that signific...

GrantWatch ID#: 169550
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Grassroots Efforts to Promote Social...

Deadline 07/08/19

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
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Projects that Build Acceptance and U...

Deadline 07/10/19

Grants of up to $70,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals for projects that promote the acceptance and understanding of migrants and their communities. Funding is intended for education and storytelling projects that inspire action and empathy in citizens of all ages and policy-makers around migrant and refugee...

GrantWatch ID#: 185646
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Grants to USA and Quebec Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies in the Coös County, New Hampshire...

Deadline 07/18/19

Grants of up to $20,000 to Coös County, New Hampshire and bordering communities nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and schools for community revitalization activities. Funding is intended to support projects throughout the County as well as in bordering communities in Maine, Vermont, and Quebec. Eligible applic...

GrantWatch ID#: 180453
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Grants to Calgary Area, Alberta Charities to Support Grassroots Initiatives that Strengthen N...

Deadline 07/29/19

Grants of up to $7,500 to Calgary Area, Alberta registered charities to support local initiatives that foster a sense of belonging in the community. Applicants are requested to contact staff prior to applying. Eligible registered charities will use a community development approach and have meaningful project leadership rol...

GrantWatch ID#: 164757
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Grants to Ontario Arts Nonprofits, Individual Artists, Artist Groups, and Eligible Schools f...

Deadline 07/30/19

Grants to Ontario nonprofit arts organizations, individual artists, artist groups and collectives, school boards, and First Nation or Indigenous schools to support arts projects that engage the local community. Funding is intended to promote the collaboration between local professional artists and community members to deve...

GrantWatch ID#: 153155
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Grants to Winnipeg, Manitoba and Brockville, Ontario Charitable Organizations for Programs th...

Deadline 09/15/19 LOI Date: 07/31/19

Grants to Winnipeg, Manitoba, and Brockville, Ontario charitable organizations for projects to assist at-risk youth develop their potential. An LOI must be submitted before the deadline. Funding is intended for projects in education, arts and culture, healthcare, and social services. Eligible projects are those designed to...

GrantWatch ID#: 172509
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Promoting Diversity in the Fields o...

Deadline 08/01/19

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 Toronto, Ontario Nonprofit Art Organizations and Community Groups for Collaborativ...

Deadline 08/01/19

Grants of up to $15,000 to Toronto, Ontario nonprofit art organizations and community groups for one-time or time-limited collaborative projects involving professional artists and community members. First-time applicants must contact the funding source before applying. Projects can involve one or more art practices such as...

GrantWatch ID#: 172510

Grants to Toronto, Ontario Nonprofits and Collectives for Time-Limited Music Production and P...

Deadline 08/01/19

Grants of up to $15,000 to Toronto, Ontario nonprofit music organizations and collectives for a wide range of time-limited or one-time music-related projects. Funding is intended to enable qualifying organizations and collectives to engage in music projects that involve the production, presentation, and dissemination of mu...

GrantWatch ID#: 172511

Grants to Toronto, Ontario Nonprofit Organizations and Artist Collectives for One-Time Theate...

Deadline 08/01/19

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 for the production, creation, dissemination, or presentation of theater work or any other activ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178330
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental Protection and Sustain...

Deadline 08/01/19

Grants starting at $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits for environmental education initiatives, access to clean water and energy for underserved areas, and developing sustainable and innovative technologies. Funding is intended to improve the quality of life in communities around the world. Priority wil...

GrantWatch ID#: 181409
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Agencies to Increase Veterinary Care for Underserved...

Deadline 08/28/19 LOI Date: 08/01/19

Grants to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations and government agencies for programs that increase access to veterinary care for underserved companion animals. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to increase health opportunities for under-resourced pets and their peopl...

GrantWatch ID#: 185753
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Grants to Alberta Nonprofits to Benefit Residents Through Legal Services, Law Reform, and Edu...

Deadline 09/09/19 LOI Date: 08/22/19

Grants to Alberta nonprofits for projects in legal knowledge and education, law reform, law libraries, the administration of justice, and/or the provision of legal services. Potential applicants must speak with Foundation staff and submit a draft application before applying. The Foundation supports the following efforts...

GrantWatch ID#: 177507

Grants to Ontario Aboriginal Artists and Nonprofits to Create and Experience Original Art

Deadline 08/29/19

Grants of up to $15,000 and grants of up to $17,000 to Ontario nonprofit organizations, First Nation schools, and Aboriginal artists. Funding is intended to bring artists to work with individuals or groups of people from a community to create, experience, or present artistic work. The program supports projects that bri...

GrantWatch ID#: 153147
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental Activism through Film

Deadline 08/31/19

Grants typically ranging between $15,000 and $30,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations that use film and media as part of a campaign tool to promote environmental activism. Funding is intended to support campaigns that inspire audiences to become environmental activists through film and media. P...

GrantWatch ID#: 185170

Grants to Canada Grassroots Organizations for Activist Projects to Preserve the Environment

Deadline 08/31/19

Grants typically ranging between $10,000 and $20,000 and grants typically ranging between $8,000 and $12,000 to Canada grassroots organizations for programs that preserve the environment. Eligible programs will be original, bold, action-directed, and committed to long-term change. The Canada Grants Program offers two t...

GrantWatch ID#: 185172

Grants to Edmonton, Alberta Nonprofits to Meet the Needs of Immigrant and Refugee Families

Deadline 09/06/19

Grants to Edmonton, Alberta nonprofit organizations to form collaborative partnerships to better meet the needs of refugee and immigrant communities. Applicants must receive approval from program staff prior to submitting a letter of intent. In 2019, Priority will be given to partnerships that focus on: - Employment...

GrantWatch ID#: 182093
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Grants to Canada Artists, Arts Professionals, and Artistic Organizations for Tours and Trave...

Deadline 09/10/19

Grants to Canada artists, curators, groups, collectives, artistic organizations, nonprofit organizations, and festivals to facilitate touring presentations and exhibits. Applicants must register online at least 30 days prior to the deadline. Funding is intended to support activities promoting professional networking and ar...

GrantWatch ID#: 177982
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Grants to Oregon, Washington, and British Columbia Nonprofits and Agencies to Protect Natura...

Deadline 11/01/19 LOI Date: 09/15/19

Grants to Oregon, Washington, and British Columbia nonprofits, municipalities, public agencies, and tribes to protect the environment in the Emerald Corridor by advocating for responsible human activities and sustainable communities. A letter of inquiry needs to be submitted in advance of the application. The funding re...

GrantWatch ID#: 173053
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Grants to Nova Scotia Artists and Arts Nonprofits to Further the Careers of Underrepresented...

Deadline 09/15/19

Grants of up to $1,000 and grants ranging from $500 to $12,000 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. Funding is intended for creation, presentation, professional development,...

GrantWatch ID#: 173884
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Award to Canadian Aboriginal for Entrepreneurial Leadership

Deadline 09/19/19

Award of $10,000 to a Canadian individual of Aboriginal descent for demonstrated initiative in the field of business. Funding is intended to reward a young resident of Métis, Inuit or First Nation ancestry for a business enterprise that will inspire advancement in the national economy. The National Youth Entrepreneursh...

GrantWatch ID#: 182263

Grants to Windsor, Ontario Nonprofits and Individuals for Arts and Cultural Projects and Act...

Deadline 09/20/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to Windsor, Ontario nonprofit arts and cultural organizations and individuals to enhance arts and cultural opportunities for local residents. Applicants must consult with program staff prior to applying. The purpose of this program is to invest in the community’s creative economy. Mission for t...

GrantWatch ID#: 173486

Grants to Chatham-Kent, Ontario Charities for Initiatives Related to Health, Environment, Yo...

Deadline 09/30/19

Grants to Chatham-Kent, Ontario registered charitable organizations for community needs. Areas of giving include health and wellness, environment, youth and education, community, and First Nations and Métis. Grants are intended to build vibrant and strong communities. Funds support capital, operating, and special one-t...

GrantWatch ID#: 146364

Grants to Ontario Individual Media Artists and Directors for Innovative Projects

Deadline 10/01/19

Grants of up to $10,000 and grants of up to $40,000 to Ontario individual professional media artists or directors for innovative projects that further the applicant's development as an artist. Funding is intended for film, audio, video, new media, virtual reality, video and electronic games, and digital as independent arti...

GrantWatch ID#: 154972

Grants to Canada Nonprofits, Agencies, and Educational Institutions for Performing Arts Even...

Deadline 10/01/19

Grants to Canada nonprofit organizations, government agencies, educational institutions, and Aboriginal institutions and organizations for the presentation of performing arts series and arts festivals. Funding is intended to support programming that gives Canadians opportunities to value and engage with professional artist...

GrantWatch ID#: 167617

Grants to Yukon Nonprofits, Agencies, First Nations, and Schools to Benefit Marginalized You...

Deadline 10/01/19

Grants of up to $500 and grants ranging from $501 to $5,000 to Yukon nonprofit organizations, government agencies, First Nations governments, and schools for short-term projects that benefit marginalized youth. Funding is intended for activities that offer recreational and social opportunities, promote strong self-esteem, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180266

Grants to British Columbia Registered Charities to Benefit Vancouver Youth and Children with...

Deadline 10/31/19

Grants typically ranging from $500 to $3,000 to British Columbia registered charities for programs and activities benefiting Vancouver's inner city children and youth who experience barriers to success. Activities and programs must involve one or more of the organization's objectives: access, skills, and safety. Objec...

GrantWatch ID#: 175183

Grants to Northern Ontario Artists, Groups, Nonprofits, First Nations, and Schools for Arts ...

Deadline 11/20/19

Grants of up to $15,000 to Northern Ontario professional artists, ad hoc groups, collectives, nonprofit organizations, First Nations, and First Nations schools for a broad range of arts activities. Funding is available for professional development; the production, creation, and presentation or artistic works; and community...

GrantWatch ID#: 180883

Award to a Canada First Nation, Inuit, or Metis Woman for Outstanding Community Leadership

Deadline 12/05/19

Award to a Canada First Nation, Inuit, or Metis woman to recognize outstanding leadership through political, business, and community engagement. This award recognizes a women whose work has positively impacted the lives of people, both in their community and on a national scale. The role of Indigenous women in traditio...

GrantWatch ID#: 182259

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

Grants to Alberta Métis, Inuit, and Status or Non-Status Entrepreneurs for a Start-Up or Sm...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $99,999 to Alberta Inuit, Métis, and Status or Non-Status entrepreneurs for expanding a small business or funding a start-up. For Métis or Non-Status applicants, additional business loans are also available for up to 60% of the total project costs. The entrepreneur is required to have a minimum of 10% of ...

GrantWatch ID#: 158771

Grants to New Brunswick First Nation and Aboriginal Communities and Individuals for Cultural...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants ranging from $250 to $2,500 to New Brunswick First Nation individuals, First Nation organizations, and Aboriginal organizations for small-scale nonprofit projects and initiatives of a cultural, educational, or social nature. Funding may be requested for a range of activities that help improve the government’s rela...

GrantWatch ID#: 160669

Grants to Canada Nonprofits to Promote the Teaching of English and French as Second Languages

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Canada nonprofits to support the teaching of English and French as second languages. Applicants are required to contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended to improve the dissemination of knowledge and provide innovative tools and methods for teaching French and English as official second languag...

GrantWatch ID#: 160837
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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

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