Grants for Minorities in Canada - GrantWatch

Find Nonprofit and Small Business Grants

Advance Search

Only Available for Paid Subscribers
Clear Filters

Canada Grants for Minorities:  85 Minorities Grants for Canada.

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

Search Filters

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Scholars for Social Science Research on Improving S...

Deadline 08/15/18 LOI Date: 05/24/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Ph.D. scholars for social science research in the areas of the future of work, behavioral economics, social inequality, and race, ethnicity, and immigration. LOIs are due by May 24, 2018, and questions should be submitted no later than 30 days before the deadline. Priority is given ...

GrantWatch ID#: 169883

Awards to USA and Canada Sports Teams, Athletes, and Organizations for Promoting Healthy Com...

Deadline 07/02/18 Conference Date: 05/30/18

Awards of $10,000 and additional benefits to USA and Canada sports teams, athletes, and organizations that effectively use sports to foster and sustain positive community changes. Candidates for this award make communities healthier places to learn, live, work, and play. Selection Criteria: In determining the wi...

GrantWatch ID#: 154396

Grants to Ontario Nonprofits to Install Recreational Facilities for Aboriginal Children and ...

Deadline 05/31/18

Grants of up to $20,000 to Ontario nonprofit organizations to install recreational facilities and equipment for children and youth and Metis and First Nations communities within the Funding Source’s service area. Qualifying projects will promote safe and healthy active living for Aboriginal children and youth. Propos...

GrantWatch ID#: 172317

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Libraries to Advance Literacy in Un...

Deadline 05/31/18

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations and libraries for innovative projects that advance literacy in underserved local and global communities. Priority is given to projects with a fresh approach that will offer long-term impact and sustainability. Grants may be used to fund a por...

GrantWatch ID#: 183566

Grants to Alberta Nonprofits, IHEs, and First Nations for Public Cultural Events

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants to Alberta nonprofit organizations, IHEs, and First Nations to host public cultural offerings as part of a nation-wide event. This three-day celebration will be held over the last weekend of September. Qualifying will be free and provide communities with the opportunity to experience cultural life. Alberta Cultu...

GrantWatch ID#: 158174

Grants to Manitoba Nonprofits, IHEs, and Government Agencies for Historic Preservation and I...

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants starting at $500 to Manitoba nonprofits, community organizations, local governments, universities and First Nations for the identification, interpretation, and preservation of the Province’s human and natural heritage. Eligible projects must align with the following funding categories: Conservation, Collections Ma...

GrantWatch ID#: 170778

Grants to Alberta Nonprofits, Churches, Libraries, and IHEs for Specific Arts Projects

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants of up to $25,000 to Alberta nonprofit organizations, churches, library boards, Indian Bands, Metis settlements, and postsecondary institutions for specific projects in the arts. New applicants must request registration for online grants system at least five days prior to the deadline. This funding stream also offers...

GrantWatch ID#: 172042

Grants to USA and Canada Organizations, Tribes, and First Nations Groups to Strengthen Commu...

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants of $3,000 and grants of $5,000 to USA and Canada grassroots groups, tribes, and First Nations organizations for projects that strive to mitigate the negative impacts of mining. Projects that aim to protect the ecosystems, environment, community health, and cultural resources from mining impacts will be given prefere...

GrantWatch ID#: 178266

Grants to Kelowna, British Columbia Resident Groups to Enhance Local Neighborhoods

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants of up to $1,000 to Kelowna, British Columbia resident groups to enhance the quality of life in local neighborhoods. This program supports resident-led projects that enable communities to take action to improve their neighborhoods. Through working with other residents, neighbors will build relationships, gain a great...

GrantWatch ID#: 179846

Grants to Ontario School Boards, IHEs, and Nonprofits for Parent Engagement Projects

Deadline 06/05/18

Grants of up to $1,000 and grants of up to $30,000 to Ontario public school councils, nonprofits, parent organizations, and IHEs for initiatives that facilitate parent engagement on local, regional, and provincial levels. Applicants can propose either initiatives that help parents overcome barriers to engagement or initiat...

GrantWatch ID#: 154172

Grants to British Columbia Nonprofits and Childcare Providers for Native Language Immersion P...

Deadline 06/13/18

Grants ranging from $25,000 to $50,000 per year to British Columbia nonprofits, childcare providers, and home-based daycares for First Nations language immersion programs for children ages 0 to 5 year old. Funding is intended to develop fluent native language speakers by creating language and cultural immersion environment...

GrantWatch ID#: 181407
NEW

Grant to a USA, Canada, or International Psychologist to Research the Effects of Identity on...

Deadline 06/15/18

Grant of $10,000 to a USA, Canada, or International early-career psychologist 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 demonstrati...

GrantWatch ID#: 132694
NEW

Grants to Canada Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs to Benefit Senior Citizens

Deadline 06/15/18

Grants of up to $25,000 to Canada nonprofit organizations, for-profit enterprises, government agencies, research organizations, and IHEs to improve the quality of life for senior citizens. Applicants are advised that registration in the online grants portal may take up to several business days to complete. The New Hori...

GrantWatch ID#: 158250
NEW

Grants to Edmonton, Alberta Nonprofits for Initiatives that Foster Social Inclusion

Deadline 06/15/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Edmonton, Alberta nonprofit organizations for projects and programs that address the current needs of the community. This year, funding is specifically intended for programs that aim to increase a sense of belonging in the community. Priority will be given to projects serving people at high-risk ...

GrantWatch ID#: 167311
NEW

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

Deadline 06/15/18

Grants to Yukon nonprofits, community organizations, artist collectives, government agencies, and local councils for group projects that promote artistic development. Funding may be requested for a broad range of projects, such as training, festival development, event and performance production, and special arts initiative...

GrantWatch ID#: 178090
NEW

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

Deadline 06/15/18

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

Grants to Nova Scotia Nonprofits and First Nations to Promote Diversity and Social Equity

Deadline 06/15/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Nova Scotia nonprofit organizations and Mi’kmaw bands for activities that promote social equity and diversity. Funding will also support capacity building for organizations representing marginalized groups. This program recognizes that involvement by the province’s diverse population in commu...

GrantWatch ID#: 182399
NEW

Grants to Canada Arts Companies, Groups, and Organizations to Translate Dramatic and Literar...

Deadline 06/20/18

Grants to Canada artistic groups, companies, and organizations to translate Canadian dramatic or literary works into English, French, or an Aboriginal language, for Canadian presentation or publication. Applicants must create an account in the online grants portal at least 30 days prior to applying. Your application can...

GrantWatch ID#: 177884

Grants to Canada Aboriginal Artists, Nonprofits, and For-Profits for Artistic Creation, Even...

Deadline 06/21/18

Grants to Canada Inuit, Metis, and First Nations artists, arts professionals, groups, nonprofits, and for-profit organizations for artistic projects and activities across a broad range of disciplines. Applicants must register online at least 30 days prior to the deadline. Activities must be led by eligible First Nation...

GrantWatch ID#: 177876

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

Deadline 06/21/18

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
NEW

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Conservation, Arts...

Deadline 08/13/18 LOI Date: 06/25/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits for programs focusing on conservation of the world's oceans. LOIs are due January 8, 2018. Funding is also available to Delaware, Illinois, Ohio, Maryland, and Washington, D.C. nonprofits in eligible areas for performing arts programs and to Chicago, Illinois organizatio...

GrantWatch ID#: 178256

Grants to Alberta Nonprofits, Schools, Indian Tribes, and Public Agencies to Host Major Spor...

Deadline 07/01/18

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $10,000 to Alberta nonprofits, educational institutions, municipalities, and First Nations to host sports events throughout the province. Funding is also available for the development and bid preparation of major national and international sports events. Priority will be given to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175340
NEW

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Youth Basebal...

Deadline 07/01/18

Grants averaging $40,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, municipalities, and school districts that operate youth baseball or softball programs and facilities. Funding may be used to support a new program, enhance or expand an existing program, obtain equipment or facilities, or undertake a collab...

GrantWatch ID#: 178547
NEW

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Researchers for Studies in Inequality and Youth Outc...

Deadline 07/05/18

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 research that focuses on youth ages 5-25. Applicants...

GrantWatch ID#: 169550
NEW

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Early-Career Projects Related to An...

Deadline 07/10/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International early-career individuals for exploratory and broad-interest projects in the fields of conservation, research, storytelling, education, and technology. Funding is intended for the following areas of focus: wildlife, the human journey, or the changing pl...

GrantWatch ID#: 151607
NEW

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Projects that Fight Economic I...

Deadline 07/15/18

Fellowships starting at $80,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals for projects that explore how to fight pervasive 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, s...

GrantWatch ID#: 178081
NEW

Grants to Canada Nonprofits, Schools, Agencies, and Aboriginal Groups for Environmental Init...

Deadline 07/15/18

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $8,000 to Canada nonprofit organizations, schools, IHEs, municipalities, and aboriginal groups for a broad range of environmental projects. Primary consideration is given to green space initiatives and environmental education. Eligible projects include the following: -Schoolyard greening a...

GrantWatch ID#: 181113

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies in Eligible Areas for Community R...

Deadline 07/19/18

Grants of up to $20,000 to New Hampshire, Vermont, Maine, and Quebec nonprofits, government agencies, and schools in eligible communities for community revitalization activities. Preference will be given to programs that benefit the residents of Coos County, New Hampshire, as well as those living in bordering communities i...

GrantWatch ID#: 180453
NEW

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

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants of up to $5,000, $10,000, and $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 first contact the funding source before applying. Projects can involve one or...

GrantWatch ID#: 172510
NEW

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

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants of up to $5,000 and 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, presentati...

GrantWatch ID#: 172511

Grants to Alberta Municipalities and Organizations for Female-Friendly Sports and Recreation...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants of up to $2,500 to Alberta municipalities and community organizations to provide female-friendly sports, physical activity, and recreational programming for local women (ages 18 and up). Funding will support community-run and organized programs that are tailored to the specific needs of program beneficiaries. Gr...

GrantWatch ID#: 174091

Grants to Alberta Municipalities and Organizations for Girls' Sports Programs

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants of up to $2,500 to Alberta municipalities and organizations for programming that encourages girls, ages 10 - 14, to experience fun sports activities together. Funding is intended to provide active lifestyle opportunities for girls from disadvantaged backgrounds, such as limitations in income, location, culture, fami...

GrantWatch ID#: 174093
NEW

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental Protection and Sustain...

Deadline 08/01/18

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

Grants to Northern and Central British Columbia Nonprofits, Municipalities, and First Nation...

Deadline 08/10/18

Grants and loans to Northern and Central British Columbia nonprofit organizations, local governments, and First Nations bands for major infrastructure projects that will strengthen local economies. This grants program supports capital investments and public multi-use facilities that drive revenue and job creation and provi...

GrantWatch ID#: 172520

Grants to British Columbia Nonprofits, Municipalities and First Nations for Capital Project ...

Deadline 08/10/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Northern and Central British Columbia nonprofit organizations, local governments, and First Nations bands to develop comprehensive business assessments for major infrastructure and building projects. The purpose of this grant is to help plan for projects that are expected to increase investment i...

GrantWatch ID#: 172521

Grants and Loans to Northern and Central British Columbia Nonprofits and Agencies to Develop...

Deadline 08/10/18

Grants and loans to Central and Northern British Columbia nonprofit organizations, local governments, and First Nations bands to expand, develop and improve recreational facilities and community halls. Applicants are asked to discuss eligibility with program staff prior to applying. The goal of this program is to increase ...

GrantWatch ID#: 172522

Grants to Northern and Central British Columbia Nonprofits and Local Governments for Regiona...

Deadline 08/10/18

Grants of up to $20,000 to Northern and Central British Columbia nonprofit organizations, local governments, and First Nations bands for new projects and campaigns that position or promote a region or community to enhance its economic vitality or diversification. Proposed marketing projects must be new initiatives that sta...

GrantWatch ID#: 173047

Grants to British Columbia Nonprofits to Benefit Peace Region Communities

Deadline 08/10/18

Grants of up to $10,000 per year to British Columbia community-based nonprofit organizations for programs that benefit eligible Peace Region communities. Applications are invited from organizations that serve vulnerable children, seniors, and families. This program provides funding for organizational capacity and program i...

GrantWatch ID#: 183277
NEW

Grants to Saskatchewan Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Recreational, Sports, and Cultu...

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants ranging from $100 to $1,000 to Saskatchewan nonprofits, schools, and municipal or First Nation recreation authorities to enhance cultural, recreational, and sports opportunities for local residents within the funding source’s service area. The purpose of this program is to support the capacity building benefits of...

GrantWatch ID#: 163128
NEW

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

Deadline 08/15/18

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
NEW

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Programs that Promote Gender and Rac...

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants of up to $2,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits for projects that promote racial, gender, and economic justice. Funding is intended to support programs that benefit, and are directed by, women and girls. Eligible programs focus on activism, political change, and empowerment. Small and start-up organizat...

GrantWatch ID#: 172504
NEW

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Investigators to Research USA Health Care Reform Out...

Deadline 11/15/18 LOI Date: 08/20/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International scholars and investigators at the Ph.D. (or equivalent) level to conduct research projects to understand the various effects of the health care reforms made in the USA in 2010. A Letter of Inquiry must be submitted by August 20, 2018. Questions on the LOI process should be submitte...

GrantWatch ID#: 175593
NEW

Grants to Alberta Nonprofits to Host Sports, Recreational, and Cultural Events in Edmonton

Deadline 08/29/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to Alberta nonprofit organizations to host amateur sports events, recreational events, and multicultural events within the city limits of Edmonton. Eligible events may be international, national, and provincial in scale. Events must be open to the public and not restricted to club membership. Multicu...

GrantWatch ID#: 173802

Grants to Alberta Indigenous Artists and Ensembles for Arts and Cultural Projects

Deadline 09/03/18

Grants of up to $15,000 to Alberta individual Indigenous artists and artists ensembles for specific arts and cultural projects. First-time applicants must request an online registration at least five business days prior to the deadline. Applicants may request funding for activities such as marketing, research, art producti...

GrantWatch ID#: 180341

Grants to Calgary Area, Alberta Nonprofits for the Arts, Mental Health, Environment, Poverty...

Deadline 09/10/18

Grants to Calgary area, Alberta nonprofit organizations for new and innovative programs related to mental health, poverty reduction, arts, environment, and strengthening relations with indigenous communities. The Calgary area includes Calgary, Banff National Park, Canmore, Rocky View County, and the Municipal Districts of ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174202
NEW

Grants to Oregon, Washington, and British Columbia Nonprofits and Agencies for Natural Resou...

Deadline 11/01/18 LOI Date: 09/15/18

Grants to Oregon, Washington, and British Columbia nonprofit organizations, municipalities, public agencies, and tribes to protect natural resources in the Pacific Northwest region. Initial inquiries are due March 15. The Foundation seeks to protect the region’s natural environment by promoting responsible human activiti...

GrantWatch ID#: 173053

Grants to Alberta Community-Serving Nonprofits for Operations and Capacity Building

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants of up to $75,000 to Alberta nonprofit organizations to enhance and strengthen communities throughout the province. The purpose of this program is to empower community organizations and local citizens to respond to local needs. Funding may be used for activities that enhance an organization’s ability to operate and...

GrantWatch ID#: 173807

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

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants of up to $1,000 to Newfoundland and Labrador nonprofits and community groups for events that promote health and wellness. Events may address healthy eating, physical activity, tobacco free living, mental health and addiction, injury prevention, reproductive health, and child and youth development. The purpose of...

GrantWatch ID#: 163262

Grants to New Brunswick Nonprofits, Municipalities, First Nations, and Associations for Art...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to New Brunswick nonprofits, municipalities, multi-cultural associations, and First Nations to support arts and cultural activities and performing arts festivals. First-time applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. The purpose of this program is to strengthen communities throughout the province. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175666

Grants to New Brunswick Nonprofits, Agencies, and First Nations for Literary Arts Activities

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants of up to $20,000 to New Brunswick nonprofit organizations, municipalities, provincial cultural organizations, and First Nations for activities in the literary arts. Funding may be requested for large-scale initiatives, activities, and projects that promote awareness and broad-based knowledge of the literary arts in ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175668