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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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Grants to Ontario Nonprofits, Local Municipalities, and Aboriginal Communities for Infrastru...

Deadline 08/15/18 LOI Date: 07/25/18

Grants starting at $5,000 to Ontario nonprofits, First Nations, Aboriginal Communities, local municipalities and cultural and recreational agencies for capital funding to improve community infrastructure. Applicants must register by July 25, 2018. Funding is intended for projects that broaden access and improve community s...

GrantWatch ID#: 168096

Grants to Canada Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies to Improve Accessibility for Individu...

Deadline 07/26/18

Grants to Canada nonprofit organizations, businesses, municipalities, territorial governments, and indigenous organizations to improve accessibility in workplaces and community facilities. Funding is available for renovations, retrofit projects, and construction. Overview: The Government of Canada is currently acce...

GrantWatch ID#: 154538

Grants to Ontario Indigenous Communities to Support Mediation Over Land Claims

Deadline 07/31/18

Grants to Ontario Indigenous organizations and communities to support land-claim and related negotiations with the Provincial government. Funding may support all phases of negotiations and may be used for salaries and wages, honoraria, professional fees, employer-related costs, related travel costs, community meetings, and...

GrantWatch ID#: 159701
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Grants to Winnipeg, Manitoba and Brockville, Ontario Charitable Organizations for Programs t...

Deadline 09/15/18 LOI Date: 07/31/18

Grants to Winnipeg, Manitoba, and Brockville, Ontario charitable organizations for projects to help at-risk youth reach their potential. An LOI must be submitted by July 31, 2018. Funding may be used for projects in education, arts and culture, healthcare, and social services. Eligible projects are those designed to assist...

GrantWatch ID#: 172509

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

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
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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
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies in Eligible Regio...

Deadline 08/31/18 Conference Date: 08/02/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, libraries, schools, and government agencies to support food and nutrition programs in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Applicants must request an invitation to apply prior to submitting a proposal. Monsanto Fund supports high-...

GrantWatch ID#: 183037
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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
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Grants to British Columbia Athletic Coaches to Foster Equal Access to Professional Developme...

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants of up to $250 to British Columbia athletic coaches to support coaching education and professional development. Funding is intended to assist coaches that are female, Indigenous, coaches with a disability or coaches of athletes that have a disability. Funding is also available to provide incentives for high-performan...

GrantWatch ID#: 161131

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

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

Grants to Yukon Nonprofits, Agencies, First Nations, and School Boards to Prevent Crime and ...

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants to Yukon nonprofit organizations, municipal governments, First Nation governments, and school boards or councils for grassroots projects to prevent crime and support crime victims. Eligible requests are for projects that support and provide services intended to: -Reduce crime; -Prevent violence against women and...

GrantWatch ID#: 169655
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Promoting Diversity in Science and ...

Deadline 08/15/18

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

Deadline 08/15/18

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

Deadline 08/29/18

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 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
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Artists and Writers Who Are Parents to Recognize Ar...

Deadline 08/31/18

Awards of $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International individual artists and writers who have children under the age of 18 to recognize creative excellence. This program evaluates artistic merit based on the strength of the applicant’s portfolio. The awards provide unrestricted cash funding, and recipients may use the funds...

GrantWatch ID#: 175490
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Grants to Ontario Nonprofits and IHEs for Legal Outreach, Services, and Educational Opportun...

Deadline 09/01/18

Grants of up to $15,000 to Ontario nonprofit organizations, universities, and community colleges for programs that provide legal outreach, services, and educational opportunities. Programs may provide experiential learning for students, respond to access to justice needs of vulnerable communities, and foster diversity in t...

GrantWatch ID#: 180149
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Grants to Alberta Individuals, Nonprofits, Corporations, Agencies, and Schools for Heritage ...

Deadline 09/03/18

Grants to Alberta individuals, nonprofits, municipalities, corporations, schools, educational institutions, churches, First Nations, and Metis Settlements for the preservation and interpretation of the Province’s heritage. Applicants should contact program staff prior to applying. Overview: The Alberta Historical...

GrantWatch ID#: 173433

Grants to Alberta Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs for History Preservation and I...

Deadline 09/03/18

Grants to Alberta nonprofits, corporations, churches, municipalities, schools and educational institutions, First Nations, and Metis settlements for the preservation and interpretation of the Province’s history. Applicants should discuss potential projects with program staff before preparing an application. The Alber...

GrantWatch ID#: 175357

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 Canada Publishers and Literary Magazines to Promote Works by Canadian Authors

Deadline 09/05/18

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $30,000 to Canada creative writing magazine and literary book publishers for projects that promote works by Canadian authors. Applicants must register online at least 30 days prior to the deadline. First-time applicants are encouraged to speak with a program officer before submitt...

GrantWatch ID#: 177880
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Grants to Canada Artists, Arts Professionals, and Artistic Organizations for Tours and Trave...

Deadline 09/05/18

Grants to Canada artists, curators, groups, collectives, artistic organizations, nonprofits, and festivals to facilitate touring presentations and exhibits. Applicants must register online at least 30 days prior to the deadline. First-time applicants are encouraged to speak with a program officer before submitting an appli...

GrantWatch ID#: 177982
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Grants to British Columbia Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Sustainable Land Use and Excel...

Deadline 09/06/18

Grants to British Columbia nonprofit organizations, IHEs, government agencies, First Nations, and professional associations for projects that promote sustainable land use and enhance the real estate industry. Applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Program areas include built environment sustainability, su...

GrantWatch ID#: 173220
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Grants to Canada Researchers and Project Directors to Strengthen the Research Capacity of In...

Deadline 09/06/18

Grants of up to $50,000 to Canada researchers and project directors affiliated with eligible nonprofit institutions and IHEs to collaborate with First Nations, Metis, and Inuit communities to develop new methods of conducting Indigenous-driven research. Applicants required to obtain institutional eligibility must do so at ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183955
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Grants to Edmonton, Alberta Nonprofits to Meet the Needs of Immigrant and Refugee Families

Deadline 09/07/18

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. Priority will be given to partnerships that focus on: - Employment skills t...

GrantWatch ID#: 182093

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
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Individuals to Aid Underprivileged C...

Deadline 12/17/18 LOI Date: 09/14/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits and individuals for a wide range of economic development and social empowerment projects that will aid underprivileged populations. LOIs are due September 14, 2018. A particular focus will be given to those demographics that have been overlooked and/or mar...

GrantWatch ID#: 174694

Grants to Alberta Nonprofits and First Nations for Conservation Programs that Benefit the En...

Deadline 09/14/18

Grants of up to $7,500 and grants of up to $30,000 to Alberta nonprofit organizations and First Nations for projects to address the Province’s most critical environmental issues. Priority areas include water, land use, and climate change. About the Grant Program: The heart of Alberta Ecotrust’s work is supporti...

GrantWatch ID#: 181457
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Grants to Saskatchewan Nonprofits, Recreation Boards, and First Nations for Projects Promoti...

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants of up to $1,000 to Saskatchewan nonprofits, First Nations, and recreation boards in the Parkland Valley District for programs in recreation, culture, sports, and healthy living. Priority will be given to applicants that have not previously received funding. This program strives to create opportunities for citize...

GrantWatch ID#: 158781
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Grants to Alberta Nonprofits, Schools, Libraries, First Nations, and IHEs for Projects Benef...

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants of up to $75,000 to Alberta nonprofit organizations, schools, libraries, IHEs, First Nations, and Metis settlements for projects to enrich and enhance communities throughout the province. Funding may be requested for community events, community publications, and new programs and initiatives that serve Alberta commun...

GrantWatch ID#: 163841

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

Deadline 09/15/18

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
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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
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Grant to a USA, Canada, or International Researcher for a Psychology Education, Intervention...

Deadline 09/15/18

Grant of up to $1,000 to a USA, Canada, or International graduate student or early-career psychologist affiliated with a nonprofit, school, or government agency for an innovative research, intervention, or education project. The project will use psychology to solve social issues. Priority areas include the following: ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174436

Grants to Alberta Nonprofits, IHEs, and Native Settlements to Acquire, Build, and Improve Pu...

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants to Alberta nonprofits, libraries, higher education institutions, First Nations, and Metis settlements for the construction, acquisition, upgrade, renovation, or expansion of public community facilities. Eligible facilities may be used for cultural, sports, and recreational purposes. CFEP aims to foster healthy, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177499
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Grants to Yukon Nonprofits, Agencies, and Collectives for Arts Projects and Events

Deadline 09/15/18

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
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Grants to Vancouver, British Columbia Charitable Organizations to Improve the Lives of Inner...

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

Grants of up to $30,000 to British Columbia charitable organizations to improve the lives of needy residents of the inner city of Vancouver. Applicants must contact the funding source before applying. LOIs must be submitted by September 15, 2018. Funding is intended to address the areas of children and youth, community...

GrantWatch ID#: 179730
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Grants to Ontario Charitable Organizations for Education, Environment, Arts, Children, Pover...

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants to Ontario charitable organizations for programs and projects benefiting local communities in Grey and Bruce Counties. Funding is intended for projects in the areas of recreation, the environment, the wellbeing of children and youth, education, reduction of poverty, arts and culture, and health and wellness of the p...

GrantWatch ID#: 180262
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Grants to Canada Researchers Affiliated with IHEs for Collaborative Social Sciences and Huma...

Deadline 09/15/18

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 Canada For-Profit Companies and Broadcasters Outside of Quebec to Support French-S...

Deadline 09/18/18

Grants to Canada for-profit companies and broadcasters operating outside of Quebec and who use French as their primary language of production. Funding is intended to support the development of television and digital media productions that portray the realities of living in French-speaking communities outside of the Quebec ...

GrantWatch ID#: 159480