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Canada Awards for Small Business & Nonprofit Leadership, Teachers & Students:  35 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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Prizes to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Individuals for Social...

Deadline 04/10/20

Prizes to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit and for-profit organizations, and individuals and teams to recognize and support projects that have a significant social impact. The awards are intended to support creative approaches from diverse members of the global community, and projects that inspire others to take in...

GrantWatch ID#: 183720

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Museums for Outstanding Exhibitions

Deadline 04/15/20

Awards of up to $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International museums to acknowledge outstanding exhibitions. Eligible exhibits must be open for less than two years and should be educational and interesting. Nominations will be accepted for public exhibits that focus on the history of engineering, industry, and technology.

GrantWatch ID#: 161386

Awards to USA and Canada Youth for Outstanding Contributions to the Community and the Enviro...

Deadline 04/15/20

Awards of $10,000 to USA and Canada youth, ages 8 to 18 years, to recognize outstanding contributions to their communities, the environment, and society. Awards are intended for recipients to continue their public service activity or can be applied to higher education costs.

GrantWatch ID#: 178282

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Innovative Science, Environment, an...

Deadline 04/15/20

Awards to USA, Canada, and International individuals above the age of 18 to recognize and support innovative and ground-breaking projects that address major world challenges. Awards are intended to support projects taking place anywhere in the world. Candidates can apply in five areas: science and health, applied technolog...

GrantWatch ID#: 181058

Prizes to USA, Canada, and International Students and Professionals for Designing an Energy ...

Deadline 05/20/20 LOI Date: 04/17/20

Prizes of up to $25,000 to USA, Canada, and International students and professionals for designing an energy efficient library in a pre-selected location in California. All applicants must first register before the final deadline. The purpose of this competition is to promote net-zero energy building projects.

GrantWatch ID#: 173777
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International High School Students for Excellence in Writing Poetr...

Deadline 04/30/20

Awards of $200 to USA, Canada, and International high school students (in grades nine through twelve) who have demonstrated excellence in writing works of poetry, fiction, and nonfiction. The panel will select one winner each in poetry, short fiction, and creative nonfiction categories. Claudia Ann Seaman award winners are...

GrantWatch ID#: 181066
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Youth for Environmental Advocacy

Deadline 05/01/20

Awards to USA and territories, Canada, Mexico, and Caribbean Islands youth to honor environmental protection efforts. The award program recognizes young activists that have demonstrated exceptional leadership in environmental initiatives. Grant winners will receive cash prizes, a professionally produced short film about th...

GrantWatch ID#: 155875
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Awards to USA and Canada Sports Teams, Athletes, and Organizations that Promote Healthy Comm...

Deadline 05/06/20

Awards of $25,000 to USA and Canada sports teams, athletes, and organizations to recognize effective uses of sports to foster and sustain healthier communities. Applicants are expected to demonstrate a collaborative and innovative approach to community health improvement.

GrantWatch ID#: 154396
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Agencies, Businesses, and Individuals t...

Deadline 05/07/20

Awards to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, community groups, government agencies, businesses, and individuals for initiatives or projects that have made a significant and lasting impact on communities. Funding is intended to recognize sustainable urban transformations. The Prize seeks to inspire urba...

GrantWatch ID#: 188527
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Grants to British Columbia Nonprofits and First Nations Bands for Community-Based Arts Activ...

Deadline 05/15/20

Grants and an award to British Columbia nonprofit organizations and First Nations Bands for community-based arts activities. Eligible projects involve the production of events, the creation of artistic work, and the development of resource materials for arts-based community development practitioners.

GrantWatch ID#: 169447
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Prizes to USA, Canada, and International Institutions and Individuals for New Media Projects

Deadline 05/15/20

Prizes of $4,000 to USA, Canada, and International institutions and individuals for projects that combine digital technology and history. The purpose of the award program is to support already existing innovative projects that are open to the public. Eligible projects will demonstrate thoughtful, critical, and rigorous eng...

GrantWatch ID#: 180734
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Group for Contributions to History Education in Gra...

Deadline 05/15/20

Award to a USA, Canada, or International group to recognize outstanding contributions to K-12 history education. Nominations are invited on behalf of a group that has shown innovation and excellence in the field of history education. In the past, grants have been awarded to elementary, middle, and high schools across the U...

GrantWatch ID#: 180737

Awards to USA Researchers to Foster the Development of Drugs to Cure, Treat, and Prevent Alzh...

Deadline 08/10/20 LOI Date: 05/18/20

Awards to USA faculty members at IHEs or research centers to support the development of drugs to cure, treat, and prevent Alzheimer's disease. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to provide drug development support and to help bridge the gap between basic di...

GrantWatch ID#: 182103
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Awards to Canada Authors to Recognize Outstanding Contributions to the Field of Literature

Deadline 05/20/20

Awards to Canada authors to acknowledge outstanding contributions to the field of literature. The purpose of this program is to recognize literary excellence. Nominations are invited for newly published collections of short stories or novels. Books that are eligible for this award should be in the fiction genre.

GrantWatch ID#: 158724

Awards to Canada Authors for Contributions to the Field of Literature

Deadline 05/20/20

Awards to Canada authors to acknowledge exceptional contributions to the field of literature. Nominations are invited for newly published pieces which provide readers with unique and informed perspectives. Books that are eligible for this award should be in the nonfiction genre.

GrantWatch ID#: 181425
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Awards to Ontario Individuals, Organizations, Enterprises, and Collaborations for Outstandin...

Deadline 05/22/20

Awards of $2,000 to Ontario individuals, organizations, enterprises, and collaborations in eligible locations to honor outstanding work in the local community and nonprofit sector. The financial prize will be directed to the registered charity of choice of individual awardees. Eligible nominees include nonprofits, charitie...

GrantWatch ID#: 143431

Awards to Volunteers in Northwest Territories to Recognize Community-Building Efforts

Deadline 05/28/20

Awards to volunteers in Northwest Territories 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 the following categories; Youth (under 25), Individual (25-54), Elder (55+), and Group.

GrantWatch ID#: 169669
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Awards to Quebec Authors to Recognize Literary Excellence

Deadline 06/01/20

Awards of $3,000 to Quebec authors to recognize literary excellence. Prizes will be awarded for works of literature in the following categories: poetry, fiction, non-fiction, and first book. Awards are intended to generate publicity for the authors, specifically to encourage emerging writers and generate additional book sa...

GrantWatch ID#: 155526
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Award to a Quebec Author for an Outstanding Work of Children's Literature

Deadline 06/01/20

Award of $3,000 to a Quebec author to acknowledge an outstanding work of children's literature. Eligible genres include poetry, fiction, and non-fiction. Submissions must be picture books or books for beginning readers. The award is intended to acknowledge the fine work being done by Quebec’s aspiring, emerging, and esta...

GrantWatch ID#: 170332
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Award to a Quebec Playwright to Recognize an Outstanding Contribution to Dramatic Literature

Deadline 06/01/20

Award of $3,000 to a Quebec playwright to recognize an outstanding contribution to dramatic literature. This award is intended for plays that have been produced professionally by a national or independent theater company. The award is meant to acknowledge the fine work being done by Quebec’s aspiring, emerging, and estab...

GrantWatch ID#: 188824

Awards to Nova Scotia Artists to Recognize Outstanding Cultural and Artistic Practice

Deadline 06/15/20

Awards to Nova Scotia interpretive and creative artists for significant contributions to the province’s cultural life. The award is intended to honor artists who work in any medium, and have attained professional status, recognition, and mastery in their field. Nominated artists must be currently active in their artistic...

GrantWatch ID#: 169431

Award to a Nova Scotia Artist or Artist Group to Honor Contributions to the Local Acadian Cu...

Deadline 06/15/20

Award of $5,000 to a Nova Scotia artist or artistic group in recognition of creative work that honors the Acadian native culture. The prize is intended to honor local creative and interpretive artists working in any medium that produce unique artwork that reflect Acadian cultural values. Applicants must have been born in N...

GrantWatch ID#: 181075
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Promoting Diversity in the Fields o...

Deadline 06/30/20

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

Awards to New Brunswick Individuals to Encourage the Completion of Media Arts Projects

Deadline 08/01/20

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 projects. These projects will help awardees establish t...

GrantWatch ID#: 156461

Award to a USA or Canada Residency Program in Recognition of Innovative Education in Psychia...

Deadline 08/15/20

Award to USA or Canada psychiatric education program in recognition of innovative methods to train medical students, residents, mental health professionals, physicians, and community members. Recipients will receive a certificate and a grant. A representative from the winning program will receive funds to cover travel and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 153304

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

Deadline 08/31/20

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 students, their institution, and to the community.

GrantWatch ID#: 160345

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International Engineers to Participate in a Startup Contest

Deadline 09/01/20

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International engineers to participate in a startup contest. The opportunity is intended for products and technologies in the areas of space technologies and active microelectronics. Products and technologies may be at any stage of production, from basic concept to commercialized technology.

GrantWatch ID#: 188724
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Mathematician for Significant Contributions to Math...

Deadline 09/15/20

Award of $1,000 to a USA, Canada, or International mathematician or group of mathematicians to recognize significant contributions in math education. Nominations should include a description of the noteworthy contributions made by the nominee and evidence of the impact these contributions have made on the teaching and lear...

GrantWatch ID#: 160647
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Award to USA or Caanda Higher Education Mathematics Department to Recognize an Outstanding P...

Deadline 09/15/20

Award of $5,000 to a USA or Canada higher education mathematical sciences department in recognition of an outstanding program. Nominations are considered for a broad range of programs that add value to the mathematics community, either internally, or in relation to society at large.

GrantWatch ID#: 160648
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Award to a Canada K-12 Teacher to Recognize Excellence in Geography Education

Deadline 09/15/20

Award to a Canada K-12 teacher to recognize outstanding contributions to the quality of geographic education. Nominations are invited on behalf of educators who go above and beyond their job description to promote geographic literacy among their students.

GrantWatch ID#: 160802
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International K-12 Teachers to Enhance English Language Education

Deadline 09/19/20

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 timeline for execution.

GrantWatch ID#: 160645

Award to a USA, Canada, or Mexico Librarian to Recognize Outstanding Dedication to the Profe...

Deadline 10/21/20

Award to a USA, Canada, or Mexico professional librarian to recognize outstanding accomplishments and dedication to the profession. The award program acknowledges a librarian whose service embodies the highest standards and desired outcomes of librarianship, including the following:

GrantWatch ID#: 174734

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Clinical Psychologist to Recognize Early-Career Acc...

Deadline 11/19/20

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 contributions and growth within the field of clinical psycho...

GrantWatch ID#: 159515

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

Deadline 01/15/21

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. Nominees will be evaluated based on meeting one or more of the following crite...

GrantWatch ID#: 165835

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International Students to Develop Practical, Innovative Solu...

Deadline 05/01/21

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International students and teams of students ages 4-18 to participate in a competition to develop innovative solutions to global problems. The competition was designed to inspire youth from around the world to solve real-life problems using creativity, kindness, and collaboration. Finalists...

GrantWatch ID#: 180979