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53 Canada Awards for Small Business & Nonprofit Leadership, Teachers & Students

53 Awards Grants for Canada

Awards in recognition of nonprofit leadership, small business management, teacher excellence and student achievement.
Awards for outstanding individuals' impact on the community and the people they serve.

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Award to a USA or Canada Library Employee or Team in Recognition of Innovative Marketing Str...

Deadline 08/06/21

Award of $2,000 to a USA or Canada public library employee or team in recognition of innovative marketing strategies. Special consideration will be given to an individual or team of marketers of library services who have revived or initiated a new marketing approach in...

GrantWatch ID#: 197665

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Journalists for Exceptional Reporting on Disabiliti...

Deadline 08/07/21

Awards totaling $8,000 to USA, Canada, and International journalists for exceptional reporting on disabilities. Eligible entries can be presented digitally, broadcasted, or printed. Awards are offered for media in both large and small markets. Special consideration wil...

GrantWatch ID#: 196462

Awards to Northwest Territories Individuals or Volunteer Groups to Recognize Community-Build...

Deadline 08/11/21

Awards of $1,000 to Northwest Territories individuals or groups of volunteers to recognize community-building efforts. Awards are intended to recognize volunteers and groups who have worked to improve the quality of life in local communities. Awards are available in th...

GrantWatch ID#: 169669

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Musician or Musical Scholar for Contributions to th...

Deadline 08/16/21

Award of $2,000 to a USA, Canada, or International musician or musical scholar for contributions to the field of historical music. Funding may be used for recordings, monographs, articles, editions, public performances, and other projects. Funding is intended as a gran...

GrantWatch ID#: 158738

Awards to USA, Canada, or International Jewish Individuals for Exceptional Leadership and Hu...

Deadline 08/18/21

Awards to recognize USA, Canada, or International Jewish individuals to recognize exceptional leadership and humanitarian accomplishments. Nominations are welcome on behalf of individuals under age 50 who have made a significant, measurable, and positive global impact....

GrantWatch ID#: 177586
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Award to a USA, Canada or International Nonprofit or For-Profit to Recognize and Support Wo...

Deadline 10/08/21 LOI Date: 08/20/21

Award to a USA, Canada, or International nonprofit or for-profit organization that is addressing environmental and social issues. Applicants are required to submit a preliminary application prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to support and incr...

GrantWatch ID#: 191876
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Awards to Canada Entrepreneurs to Recognize Successful Business Achievements Using an Online...

Deadline 08/27/21

Award of $15,000, awards of $10,000, and in-kind support to Canada individuals to recognize successful business achievements using an online sales and auction platform. The award is intended to honor a person who operates a successful online business. The award winner ...

GrantWatch ID#: 160129

Award to a Quebec Individual in Recognition of Outstanding Contributions to English Language...

Deadline 08/27/21

Award to a Quebec individual in recognition of outstanding contributions to English language literature. Funding is intended to acknowledge a long-standing member of the literary community who has made considerable contributions over at least a ten-year period. The nom...

GrantWatch ID#: 197359

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Professor for Excellence in the Teaching of Standar...

Deadline 08/31/21

Award of $2,000 to a USA, Canada, or International educator, professor, or teacher at an accredited university to recognize the outstanding use of industry standards in teaching. A $2,000 honorarium will also be awarded to the winner's university. The award is intended...

GrantWatch ID#: 160154

Award to a Canada Academic for Outstanding Contributions in Research, Teaching, and Communit...

Deadline 08/31/21

Award of $1,000 to a Canada academic to recognize outstanding contributions in research, teaching, and community service. The recipient of this annual award will be an individual whose actions have significantly contributed to their field of study, the lives of their s...

GrantWatch ID#: 160345
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual or Organization for Human Rights Activism

Deadline 09/01/21

Award to a USA, Canada, or International individual or organization for social activism. Nominations are accepted annually on behalf of those whose work has made a significant and positive impact to further or defend human rights. The purpose of this program is to reco...

GrantWatch ID#: 159801

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals, Groups, and Affiliated Societies to Ho...

Deadline 09/01/21

Awards to USA, Canada, and International organizations, individuals, societies, and groups to acknowledge outstanding achievements in flower preservation. At least one of the $500 prizes will honor protection efforts related to orchid species native to the United State...

GrantWatch ID#: 159984
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Awards to Alberta Artists in Eligible Areas to Recognize and Support Their Artwork

Deadline 09/01/21

Awards of $15,000 to Alberta artists in eligible areas to recognize and support their artwork and contributions to the local community. Funding is intended to support artists at all stages of their professional careers and in all fields and artistic traditions; to prom...

GrantWatch ID#: 160319

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Woman for Outstanding Achievement and Ongoing Work i...

Deadline 09/01/21

Award of $20,000 to a USA, Canada, or International woman to acknowledge exceptional achievement in the area of human rights and to allow the recipient to continue her efforts. Funding is intended to recognize the recipient's accomplishments, which are often achieved a...

GrantWatch ID#: 163525

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Researcher to Recognize Outstanding Research Addres...

Deadline 09/03/21

Award of $5,000 to a USA, Canada, or International advanced researcher to recognize outstanding research addressing lupus. Nominations are welcome for basic or clinical investigators holding an MD or PhD. Awards are intended to recognize research that has advanced the ...

GrantWatch ID#: 186497
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Early-Career Investigator to Recognize Outstanding ...

Deadline 09/03/21

Award of $5,000 to a USA, Canada, or International early-career investigator to recognize outstanding research on lupus. Nominations are welcome for licensed physicians with notable achievements in clinical care, translation, and basic science in the field of lupus res...

GrantWatch ID#: 186498

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Recognize Efforts in Public Engageme...

Deadline 09/15/21

Awards of $2,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals who explain mathematical ideas to non-mathematical audiences on a continuous basis. Previous awards have been given to individuals who have explained the concept of mathematics through doodles on YouTube, T...

GrantWatch ID#: 160649

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Scientists for Outstanding Achievements in the Scie...

Deadline 09/15/21

Awards to USA, Canada, and International scientists for outstanding achievements in the sciences. Awards will recognize significant breakthroughs and innovations, and visionary work influencing the development of each discipline. Researchers in the fields of history, m...

GrantWatch ID#: 162011

Awards to USA, Canada, and International School Counselors to Honor Excellence in the Field

Deadline 09/15/21

Awards of $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International high school college counselors to recognize dedication and commitment towards preparing their students for college. Eligible candidates will demonstrate excellent educational skills, outstanding leadership, and steadfa...

GrantWatch ID#: 193848

Grants to USA, Canada, and International K-12 Teachers to Enhance English Language Education

Deadline 09/19/21

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International K-12 English language arts teachers to support research projects that enhance the quality of education in the field. Proposals must address a specific question or problem to be studied and provide a clear timelin...

GrantWatch ID#: 160645

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals and Institutions for Contributions to H...

Deadline 09/22/21

Awards to USA, Canada, and International individuals and institutions to recognize outstanding contributions to health, environmental science, and energy. Nominations will be considered for those who have contributed to environmental conservation, energy resources, and...

GrantWatch ID#: 161648
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Awards to New Brunswick Individuals to Encourage the Completion of Media Arts Projects

Deadline 10/01/21

Awards of cash and equipment to New Brunswick individuals to recognize talent and potential in media arts. Eligible recipients are early career scriptwriters, media artists, and filmmakers. The purpose of the award is to help local artists complete film and media arts ...

GrantWatch ID#: 156461

Awards to USA, Canada, and International High School Teachers for Outstanding Dedication to ...

Deadline 10/01/21

Awards of up to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International high school teachers for outstanding contributions in the field of education. Funding is intended to recognize exceptional educators who have exhibited dedication and commitment to preparing students for success ...

GrantWatch ID#: 193851

Awards to USA, Canada, and International High School Principals to Recognize Excellence in P...

Deadline 10/01/21

Awards of $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International high school principals to recognize excellence in promoting student success in post-secondary education. Applicants must register as members of the funding source prior to applying. The purpose of the awards program is...

GrantWatch ID#: 193852

Award to a USA, Territories, and Canada Author for a Scholarly Book or Catalog About Costume ...

Deadline 10/15/21

Award of $750 to a USA, Territories (Guam, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands), or Canada author for a published book or exhibition catalog that contributes significantly to the study of costume and research related to dress. Funding is intended for material that makes a ...

GrantWatch ID#: 150317
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Scientist for a Significant Breakthrough in Cancer ...

Deadline 10/15/21

Award of $30,000 to a USA, Canada, or International individual to recognize an original breakthrough or discovery in the field of cancer research. Candidates for this award have furthered cancer prevention, treatments, and early diagnosis. The discovery must have had a...

GrantWatch ID#: 172204
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Recognize Outstanding and Creative W...

Deadline 10/31/21

Awards to USA, Canada, and International individuals to recognize outstanding and creative work in social justice and change. Awards are intended for innovators who have identified a particular need, created a systemic solution for it, and have made a significant impac...

GrantWatch ID#: 174178
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual or Group to Recognize Humanitarian Effor...

Deadline 10/31/21

Award to a USA, Canada, or International individual or group to recognize humanitarian efforts. The award is intended to honor the exceptional impact that the nominees' actions have made on preserving human life and advancing humanitarian causes in the face of adversit...

GrantWatch ID#: 189622
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual or Team for Sustainable and Affordable C...

Deadline 11/01/21

Award of $5,000 to a USA, Canada, or International individual or team to recognize environmentally friendly chemistry innovation. Consideration will be given to discoveries that lead the way for sustainable manufacturing processes or products at a cost less than or com...

GrantWatch ID#: 155107
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual, IHE, Nonprofit, or For-Profit for Histo...

Deadline 11/01/21

Award to a USA, Canada, or International individual, IHE, nonprofit organization, or corporate entity for efforts to make history engaging and relevant to audiences outside of academia. Applicants will be nominated based on long-term contributions and achievements in t...

GrantWatch ID#: 163018
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Award to a Yukon Individual to Recognize Efforts to Promote Conservation

Deadline 11/01/21

Award of $1,000 to a Yukon individual to recognize efforts to promote conservation throughout the region. Eligible individuals will demonstrate innovation and persistence in pursuing goals and projects that conserve and manage natural resources. The purpose of the awar...

GrantWatch ID#: 174156
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Prize to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Excellence in Medical Research

Deadline 11/01/21

Prize to a USA, Canada, or International individual for exceptional contributions to the field of medical science. The program recognizes individuals whose work displays long-term significance. The selected applicant will be required to engage in academic activities i...

GrantWatch ID#: 182436
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Prizes to USA, Canada, and International Photographers for Outstanding Work Addressing Corru...

Deadline 11/01/21

Prizes to USA, Canada, and International photographers for outstanding work addressing corruption and human rights. The prize intended for a photograph that addresses leadership and courage in combating corruption, especially through promoting accountability, transpare...

GrantWatch ID#: 196467
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Grants to Manitoba Professional Arts Nonprofits to Offer Awards to Rising Artists

Deadline 11/15/21

Grants of up to $10,000 to Manitoba professional arts organizations to offer awards and prizes to emerging and aspiring artists that participate in arts competitions. Applicants must submit a profile for validation prior to applying. Funding is intended to support orga...

GrantWatch ID#: 147769
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Awards to USA and Canada Doctoral Students for Research and Writing on Architecture and Soci...

Deadline 11/15/21

An award of up to $15,000 and an award of up to $20,000 to doctoral students enrolled in graduate programs at USA and Canada schools for dissertation research and writing on architecture topics. Funding may be used to support students enrolled in art history, architect...

GrantWatch ID#: 159992
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Writers to Recognize an Outstanding Debut Literary ...

Deadline 11/15/21

Awards of $2,000 to USA, Canada, and international writers to recognize an outstanding debut literary work. Submissions must be the author's first fiction publication. The winning stories will be published in an annually released anthology. The purpose of the award is ...

GrantWatch ID#: 190603
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Clinical Psychologist to Recognize Early-Career Acc...

Deadline 12/01/21

Award of $2,000 to a USA, Canada, or International early-career clinical psychologist to recognize accomplishments and potential within the field. This award recognizes contributions within the first ten years of the individual’s career and encourages continued contr...

GrantWatch ID#: 159515

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Psychologist for Excellence in the Teaching of Psyc...

Deadline 12/01/21

Award of $4,000 to a USA, Canada, or International psychologist to recognize their significant contributions to the field of psychology, while also demonstrating achievement related to the teaching of psychology. Nominees should demonstrate outstanding performance in p...

GrantWatch ID#: 159521
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Award to a USA or Canada Organization, Business, or Individual for an Exceptional History Pr...

Deadline 12/01/21

Award of $1,000 to a USA or Canada organization, business, group, or individual in recognition of an exceptional project that contributed to the public’s understanding and appreciation of history. Consideration will be given to activities such as media projects, exhi...

GrantWatch ID#: 163017
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Prize to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Contributions to the Field of Economi...

Deadline 12/01/21

Prize to a USA, Canada, or International individual who has demonstrated outstanding contributions to the field of economics. The program recognizes an individual for significant achievements in the field through the development of new modes of analysis or new knowledg...

GrantWatch ID#: 163156
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Prize to a USA, Canada, or International Individual to Recognize Achievement in the Field of...

Deadline 12/01/21

Prize to a USA, Canada, or International individual to acknowledge exceptional contributions to the field of mathematics. The program recognizes an individual for significant achievements in the field through the development of critical new modes of analysis or new kno...

GrantWatch ID#: 163157
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Awards to Manitoba Individuals, Groups, and Organizations for Achievements in the Arts

Deadline 12/15/21

Awards of $10,000 and an award of $30,000 to Manitoba individuals, groups, and organizations in recognition of arts-related activities and achievements. Applicants must register and create a profile prior to applying. Awards are intended to honor excellence, resourcefu...

GrantWatch ID#: 153829

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Undergraduate Educator in Computer Science or Engine...

Deadline 12/15/21

Award of $10,000 plus travel expenses to a USA, Canada, or International professor of computing education at an undergraduate IHE for excellence in teaching. Preference will be given to educators who have been teaching for ten years or less.

GrantWatch ID#: 165835

Awards to USA and Canada Individuals to Recognize Emerging Talent in Writing and Illustratin...

Deadline 12/31/21

Awards of $3,000 to a USA or Canada author and an illustrator to encourage and recognize emerging talent in children’s literature. Nominations are accepted on behalf of outstanding new illustrators and writers whose books portray the universal qualities of childhood,...

GrantWatch ID#: 163058
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Prize to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Significant Contributions to the Ear...

Deadline 12/31/21

Prize to a USA, Canada, or International individual who has demonstrated outstanding contributions in the field of earth science. The program recognizes an individual for exceptional achievements in the field through the development of new modes of analysis or new know...

GrantWatch ID#: 182435
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual Affiliated with a Nonprofit Institution ...

Deadline 12/31/21

Award of $1,000 to a USA, Canada, or International individual affiliated with a nonprofit charitable, educational, or scientific institution, or governmental entity in recognition of an exceptional dissertation. Funding is intended for individuals with promising resear...

GrantWatch ID#: 195458
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Research and Innovation in the Field...

Deadline 01/10/22

Award to a USA, Canada, or International individual or group of individuals to recognize outstanding contributions to the field of environmental sustainability. Nominations will be accepted for scientists, urban development experts, economists, energy specialists, pove...

GrantWatch ID#: 177460
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Award to a USA or Canada Library in Recognition of Staff Development Program

Deadline 02/01/22

Award of $3,500 to a USA or Canada library to recognize achievements in the area of professional development. The award honors an institution that offers a workforce development program designed to enhance staff abilities and increase the effectiveness in reaching obje...

GrantWatch ID#: 160079
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Librarian to Honor Outstanding Character in a Chall...

Deadline 02/01/22

Award of $10,000 to a USA, Canada, or International librarian to recognize extraordinary character in the face of a difficult situation. Nominees should demonstrate that they have dealt with challenges with integrity and with their dignity still intact. In addition to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 166587
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Significant Achievements in Wildlif...

Deadline 02/25/22

Awards to USA, Canada, and International individuals for noteworthy contributions to the field of animal conservation. Applicants must contact the funding source to receive a nomination application. This award program is intended to recognize and reward conservationist...

GrantWatch ID#: 176761