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Canada Grants for Minorities:  90 Minorities Grants for Canada.

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 Northern Canada Teams of Organizations and Individuals to Address Community Needs

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants to Northern Canadian diverse teams of organizations and individuals for programs and projects that address community needs and challenges. Nominated teams should address the root causes, rather than the symptoms of priority issue areas in the Canadian Arctic. Geographically, the impacts of the proposed project must...

GrantWatch ID#: 174884

Grants to Manitoba Charities to Promote Community Reconciliation in Winnipeg

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants to Manitoba charitable organizations to achieve reconciliation among diverse populations within the City of Winnipeg. Funding is intended to support programs and projects such as community events, performances, and cultural festivals, as well as renovations and organizational capacity building. Reconciliation Gra...

GrantWatch ID#: 183975

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 Saskatchewan Nonprofits and Agencies for Projects that Encourage Cultural Diversity

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Saskatchewan nonprofits, First Nation bands, and municipalities to encourage cultural diversity within the Province. Applicants should consult with program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended to support organizations in areas not typically funded by conventional support systems. The M...

GrantWatch ID#: 170659

Grants to Nunavut Groups and Individuals in the Kivalliq Region for Activities that Promote ...

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants to Nunavut community groups and individuals for projects or programs in the Kivalliq region that promote Inuit traditional activities, skills, and language. The funding source works with and receives direction from Inuit elders and youth of the Kivalliq in efforts to preserve Inuit heritage, culture, and language.

GrantWatch ID#: 178718

Grants to Canada Organizations and IHEs to Engage Citizens in History, Policy, and Civics

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants to Canada organizations and postsecondary institutions to engage citizens in learning about the nation’s history, public policy, and civics. Funding will support the production of educational materials, as well as the maintenance or creation of networks, and the organization of learning activities. Expected re...

GrantWatch ID#: 183569

Grants to Hinton, Alberta Nonprofits, First Nations Groups, and Universities to Benefit the ...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants ranging between $1,000 and $10,000 to Hinton, Alberta nonprofits, First Nations and Metis groups, and institutions of higher education for programs that will enhance the local community. Funding may be used towards public events that attract visitors, significantly contribute to the local economy, and promote volun...

GrantWatch ID#: 159573
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Award to a USA or Canada Mathematician for Outstanding Contributions to K-16 Math Education

Deadline 10/01/18

Award of $5,000 to a USA or Canada pure or applied mathematician to recognize outstanding contributions to the quality of education for K-16 students. Nominations should cite the candidate’s past or current contributions to math education, which may include, but is not limited to: -Developing or assessing the K-16 ma...

GrantWatch ID#: 160652

Grants to Saskatchewan Nonprofits and Groups for Community Engagement and the Development of...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants of up to $25,000 for local projects, grants of up to $50,000 for provincial projects, and grants of up to $5,000 to Saskatchewan nonprofit community organizations to support healthy development and growth of children and youth; individual and community wellbeing; and nonprofit and community leadership. Annual gra...

GrantWatch ID#: 174511

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

Deadline 10/01/18

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

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

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

Deadline 10/01/18

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

Deadline 10/01/18

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

Grants to New Brunswick Nonprofits, First Nations, and Agencies for Community Arts Projects

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants of up to $2,500, grants of up to $7,000, and grants of up to $10,000 to New Brunswick nonprofit organizations, municipalities, First Nations, and multi-cultural associations for arts and cultural projects and initiatives. First-time applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Consideration will be given...

GrantWatch ID#: 180125

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

Deadline 10/03/18

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
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits to Promote Responsible Forest Management

Deadline 10/09/18

Grants to USA and Canada nonprofits to support sustainable forest management and to involve communities in efforts to build understanding of the value of forests and biodiversity. The research generated by these projects is intended to assess conservation values and improve forest management. There are two types of gran...

GrantWatch ID#: 175540
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Grants to Pictou County, Nova Scotia Nonprofits and Agencies to Benefit At-Risk Children, Yo...

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants to Pictou County, Nova Scotia nonprofit organizations and government agencies for projects that benefit at-risk children, youth, and families. Funding will support projects that prevent crisis and mitigate risk in the home, community, or school; educate citizens and program leaders in wellness, health, and crisis in...

GrantWatch ID#: 146471

Grants to Burnaby, British Columbia Nonprofits for Community Festivals and Celebrations

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants of up to $12,000 and grants of up to $25,000 to Burnaby, British Columbia nonprofit organizations for community festivals and celebratory events. Funding may be requested to support existing festivals or to initiate new festivals. This program supports community festivals that evoke a celebratory feeling. Festiv...

GrantWatch ID#: 180117

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

Deadline 10/15/18

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 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
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Grants to Saskatchewan Nonprofits and First Nations for Cultural Mentorship Activities

Deadline 10/17/18

Grants of up to $30,000 to Saskatchewan nonprofit organizations and First Nations bands or municipalities to promote the sharing of cultural knowledge and skills with young people. Applicants are encouraged to contact program staff prior to applying. Eligible projects include participatory cultural activities with First Na...

GrantWatch ID#: 175452
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Grants to Canada Arts Companies, Groups, and Organizations to Translate Dramatic and Literar...

Deadline 10/17/18

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
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits to Bring Japanese Performing Arts to Local Audiences

Deadline 10/31/18

Grants to USA and territories and Canada nonprofit organizations for efforts to introduce Japanese performing arts to local audiences. Funding may be requested for touring projects that present Japanese art in multiple locations and for collaborative projects between Japanese artists and American or Canadian artists. T...

GrantWatch ID#: 174900
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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

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

Deadline 10/31/18

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

Deadline 11/01/18

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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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 Joint Projects Related to Environment, Performing A...

Deadline 11/06/18

Grants of up to $16,000 to Ontario nonprofit organizations for collaborative initiatives to work on a shared area of interest or challenge within the City of Toronto. Funding is intended to align with one of the following three areas of focus: environment, performing arts, or economic development for low-income populations...

GrantWatch ID#: 182343

Grants to Saskatchewan Nonprofits, Recreation Boards, and First Nations for Projects Promoti...

Deadline 11/15/18

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

Deadline 11/15/18

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 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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Awards to USA and Canada Middle and High Schools for Outstanding Science Lab Instruction

Deadline 12/21/18 Conference Date: 11/28/18

Awards to USA and Canada middle and high schools to recognize innovative science education programs for students in grades 6-12. The purpose of this program is to support outstanding approaches in science lab instruction that utilize limited laboratory and school resources. This program also seeks to raise awareness and ex...

GrantWatch ID#: 156676
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Grants to USA and Canada Postdoctoral Fellows for Scientific and Medical Research on Prematu...

Deadline 12/04/18

Grants to USA and Canada postdoctoral fellows at IHEs for research addressing the biological mechanisms of preterm birth. Proposals may involve computational or molecular approaches, such as immunology, mathematics, genetics, genomics, evolutionary biology, engineering, and other basic sciences. These approaches hold enorm...

GrantWatch ID#: 176023

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

Deadline 12/12/18

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 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 Artistic Organizations for Tours and Trave...

Deadline 12/12/18

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

Deadline 12/15/18

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

Deadline 12/15/18

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

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

Deadline 12/17/18

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

GrantWatch ID#: 182392

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

Deadline 02/01/19

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 Canada Publishers and Literary Magazines to Promote Works by Canadian Authors

Deadline 03/10/19

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

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 British Columbia First Nation Elders Groups for Capacity Development Projects

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $2,500 to British Columbia First Nation Elders groups and communities, and organizations representing Elders. Funding is intended to provide an incentive for BC First Nation Elders groups to implement projects that promote capacity development. For the purpose of this program, capacity building is defined a...

GrantWatch ID#: 154843

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 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
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Grants to Canada Nonprofits and First Nations Governments for Environment, Social Justice, a...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $10,000 to Canada nonprofits, labor unions, indigenous organizations, and First Nation governments for programs that have measurable results in the areas of environmental sustainability, co-operative principles and practices, and social justice and financial inclusion. More details on the program areas a...

GrantWatch ID#: 162388

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Education, Economic Empowerment, and ...

Deadline Ongoing

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

GrantWatch ID#: 162819

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals and Organizations for Creative Communit...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals and organizations for creative and innovative projects. Projects should involve the focus areas of leadership, film and media, and ideas that increase representation and inclusion in class, race, age, gender, religion, sexuality, and/or ability.

GrantWatch ID#: 163642