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142 Community/Economic Development Grants for Canada

Grants to encourage community economic development, support construction, non-construction, technical assistance, new ideas and creative approaches to advance economic prosperity in distressed communities.

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Grants and In-Kind Support to Ontario Arts Collectives, Artists, and Nonprofits for Public A...

Deadline 12/14/20

Grants of up to $25,000 and in-kind support to Ontario artists, arts collectives, and nonprofit organizations to provide public entertainment in eligible locations. Funding is intended to support programming from a variety of artistic practices including music, dance, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 165194

Grants to British Columbia Registered Charities for Projects that Address Climate Action and ...

Deadline 12/06/20

Grants of up to $50,000 to British Columbia registered charities, nonprofit societies, and First Nations Bands in eligible locations for activities that advance sustainability and address environmental issues. Funding is intended to support climate action and equity pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 184649

Grants to Quebec Artists and Writers to Strengthen Creative Activities in the Local Community

Deadline 11/26/20

Grants to Quebec artists and writers in eligible locations to strengthen, promote, and develop local creativity in the community. Eligible uses of funds are for creation, production, and dissemination of arts and literature. Professional artists and writers working in ...

GrantWatch ID#: 192438

Grants for Quebec Artists and Writers to Promote Creative Individuals and Disseminate Artist...

Deadline 11/26/20

Grants for Quebec artists and writers in eligible locations to encourage dissemination of artistic and literary works and promote artists in the region. Professional artists and writers working in the following artistic fields are eligible: dance, music, theater, visua...

GrantWatch ID#: 192443

Grants to Ontario Nonprofits in Eligible Locations for Community Betterment Projects

Deadline 11/27/20

Grants of up to $15,000 to Ontario nonprofit organizations in eligible locations for initiatives that benefit local communities. Funding is intended to support programs, activities, and services, as well as capital projects and general operations. Eligible applicants a...

GrantWatch ID#: 148668

Grants to Saskatchewan Nonprofits for Local Events that Promote Community Engagement and Un...

Deadline 11/30/20

Grants to Saskatchewan nonprofit organizations in eligible locations for events that foster community engagement and unity. Funding is intended to provide support for one-time events that are open to the public and community-based. Eligible events must be held in the C...

GrantWatch ID#: 140769

Grants to Alberta Organizations, Groups, and Individuals for Community Events

Deadline 11/30/20

Grants to Alberta community entities, organizations, groups, and individuals for quality activities and events in eligible regions. Funding is intended to support projects that promote tourism and community and economic development, and positively impact the local qual...

GrantWatch ID#: 151894

Grants to Manitoba Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Organizational Efficiency and Capacity-Bu...

Deadline 11/30/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to Manitoba nonprofit agencies in eligible locations for programs that support organizational efficiency and strengthen capacity. Funding is intended for programs in the focus areas of research, human resources, financial management, strategy and...

GrantWatch ID#: 166400

Grants to British Columbia Regional Districts and Municipalities to Identify and Address Hou...

Deadline 11/30/20

Grants to British Columbia regional districts and municipalities to identify and address housing issues in eligible regions. Funding may be used to cover the salary of employees who will assist in planning efforts. All applicants must be located within the service regi...

GrantWatch ID#: 185767

Grants to Canada Nonprofits, Municipalities, Indigenous Communities, and Groups for Tree Pla...

Deadline 11/30/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to Canada nonprofit organizations, municipalities, Indigenous communities, business improvement associations, and community groups for tree planting projects. Funding is intended to generate long-lasting benefits in communities where people resi...

GrantWatch ID#: 192834

Grants to Canada Educational Institutions, Municipalities, and Community Groups and Organiza...

Deadline 11/30/20

Grants of up to $3,500 to Canada educational institutions, First Nations communities, municipalities, community groups and gardens, food banks, and housing projects for activities that address food insecurity in local communities. Funding is intended to enhance nutriti...

GrantWatch ID#: 192836

Opportunity for USA and Canada Teams of Young Adults and Mentors to Develop Creative Solutio...

Deadline 11/30/20

Opportunity for USA and Canada teams of young adults to participate in a contest to develop creative ideas that address challenges facing the post-Coronavirus (COVID-19) world. Applications are also accepted for fellowship mentors to provide assistance to participating...

GrantWatch ID#: 193219

Grants to Ontario Nonprofits for Recreation, Civic, and Social Programs that Benefit the Loc...

Deadline 12/01/20

Grants of up to $1,000 to Ontario nonprofit and volunteer-based organizations in eligible locations for programs, events, and direct services that benefit the local community. Program focus areas include civic and social services and recreation. Applicants must provide...

GrantWatch ID#: 138427

Grants, Loans, and In-Kind Support to Ontario Businesses, Nonprofits, and Municipalities for...

Deadline 12/01/20

Grants, loans, and in-kind support to Ontario municipalities, nonprofit organizations, businesses, and Indigenous communities for projects that foster economic development in eligible areas. Applicants should contact the funding source prior to submitting a full propos...

GrantWatch ID#: 190907

Grants to Ontario Organizations to Support Events and Programs that Benefit Residents and Att...

Deadline 12/01/20

Grants to Ontario organizations for virtual and live events that attract tourists and benefit local residents of the province. Funding is intended to support events and programs that are open to the public and follow all guidelines, including health and safety guidelin...

GrantWatch ID#: 192765

Grants to Ontario Registered Charities for Community Development Projects and Programs to Be...

Deadline 02/01/21 LOI Date: 12/01/20

Grants to Ontario registered charities for community development projects and programs to benefit local residents in eligible locations. Applicants are required to submit a Letter of Intent prior to submitting a full application. Focus areas include social services, ar...

GrantWatch ID#: 192932

Grants to Saskatchewan Nonprofits for Programs that Benefit First Nation Communities and Resi...

Deadline 12/02/20

Grants to Saskatchewan nonprofit and charitable organizations for programs that benefit First Nation communities and residents in eligible areas. Funding is intended to promote and build healthy communities. Programs should align with the Funding Source's core values o...

GrantWatch ID#: 140039

Grants to Ontario Nonprofits for Programs, Projects, and Events that Enhance the Local Quali...

Deadline 12/04/20

Grants of up to $1,000 and grants of up to $15,000 to Ontario nonprofit and community-based organizations in eligible locations for activities that enhance the local quality of life. Funding is intended to provide support to programs, services, and events in the focus ...

GrantWatch ID#: 167307

Grants to New Brunswick Beginning Music Artists for New Recordings, Publicity, and Career De...

Deadline 12/07/20

Grants of up to $1,500 to New Brunswick beginning artists to launch new careers in the music profession. Funding is intended to provide tools for professional growth and increase visibility through the production of new recordings, career development, and marketing and...

GrantWatch ID#: 177495

Grants to Ontario Nonprofits to Rebuild and Recover From the Impact of the Coronavirus

Deadline 12/09/20

Grants to Ontario nonprofit organizations to rebuild and recover from the impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Funding is intended to help applicants manage new and emerging needs by building programs and services and by expanding organizational capacity. The...

GrantWatch ID#: 191647

Grants to Ontario Nonprofits and Indigenous Communities in Eligible Locations to Address Fact...

Deadline 12/10/20

Grants to Ontario nonprofit organizations and indigenous communities in eligible locations to address factors that place youth and communities at risk. Priority will be given to organizations supporting Indigenous and Black youth, as well as other groups that are dispr...

GrantWatch ID#: 193254

Grants and Awards to USA, Canada, and International Organizations and Individuals for Activi...

Deadline 12/11/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International organizations and individuals for activities that advance breast cancer patient care. Funding is intended to support education, research, and community outreach. In addition, awards of $1,000 are offered to USA a...

GrantWatch ID#: 176962

Grants to British Columbia First Nations and Tribal Councils to Support their Transition to ...

Deadline 12/11/20

Grants of $25,000 and grants of $50,000 to British Columbia First Nations and Tribal Councils to support their transition to independence and self-governance. The specific needs of each community will be taken into consideration. Funding is intended for projects relate...

GrantWatch ID#: 190492
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Prizes to USA, Canada, and International Youth to Present Solutions to Global Challenges to H...

Deadline 02/15/21 LOI Date: 12/14/20

Prizes of up to $1,500 to USA, Canada, and International youth or teams youth, ages 13-24, to present solutions to global challenges, as identified by the United Nations. Applicants must submit the first round of applications before moving up to the second round. Group...

GrantWatch ID#: 165282

Grants to Canada Indigenous and Métis Entities for Initiatives to Benefit Local Communities

Deadline 12/14/20

Grants to Canada Indigenous and Métis entities for initiatives to benefit local communities. Funding is intended for a wide range of activities to build communities and nations, and respond to the special concerns and priorities of Indigenous groups. Applicants repres...

GrantWatch ID#: 193152
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Grants to Nunavut Nonprofits, For-Profits, Municipalities, and Artists for Arts and Tourism ...

Deadline 12/15/20

Grants to Nunavut nonprofits, for-profits, municipalities, artist organizations, tourism organizations, individual artists, and artist cooperatives to promote economic growth through the development of the arts and tourism sectors. Funding is intended to strengthen com...

GrantWatch ID#: 170181

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

Deadline 12/15/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to Canada researchers affiliated with qualifying post-secondary institutions for collaborative social sciences and humanities research. Funding is intended for short-term support for partnered research endeavors that will inform decision making ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182338

Grants to Israel and Quebec Companies for Collaborative Industrial Research and Development P...

Deadline 12/16/20

Grants to Israel and Quebec companies for innovative projects that encourage joint research and development in a range of technologies. Funding is intended to support efforts with commercial potential in focus areas including medical technology, biotechnology, agrotech...

GrantWatch ID#: 184937
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Grants to USA and Canada Municipalities in Eligible Regions for Green Infrastructure Project...

Deadline 12/18/20

Grants to USA and Canada municipal governments in multiple states and provinces for projects that promote green infrastructure development in communities negatively impacted by the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Priority will be given to projects that primarily serve...

GrantWatch ID#: 176996
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Grants to Ontario For-Profits, Research Nonprofits, and IHEs to Advance the Wood and Forest ...

Deadline 01/27/21 LOI Date: 12/18/20

Grants to Ontario businesses, nonprofit research organizations, IHEs, and forest associations to advance the wood and forest products industry throughout the Province. Applicants must submit a first-stage application prior to submitting the final proposal. Funding is i...

GrantWatch ID#: 190895

Grants to Nova Scotia Municipalities for Community Tree Planting Projects

Deadline 12/20/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to Nova Scotia municipalities for community beautification projects. Funding is intended to cover costs to replace trees that were destroyed during natural disasters. Eligible applications will demonstrate the need for additional trees and how t...

GrantWatch ID#: 193293
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Grants to Ontario Municipalities for Support During the Coronavirus Crisis

Deadline 12/21/20

Grants to Ontario municipalities for community support during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended to help local governments deliver more infrastructure by increasing the types of eligible projects and accelerating project approvals. Grants may...

GrantWatch ID#: 193352
NEW

Grants and Loans to Ontario Commercial Building and Property Owners and Commercial Tenants f...

Deadline 12/31/20

Grants and loans of up to $30,000 to Ontario commercial building and property owners and commercial tenants in eligible locations for economic development. Funding is intended to enhance, build, and remediate commercial properties in the qualified downtown area. Applic...

GrantWatch ID#: 138338

Grants to Alberta Nonprofits for Cultural, Recreational, and Fitness Programs

Deadline 12/31/20

Grants of up to $2,000 to Alberta nonprofit organizations to offer fitness, sports, cultural, and other recreational opportunities to local residents. Applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is available for programs and events in the areas of ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175172
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Grants and Loans to Ontario Industrial, Commercial, and Agricultural Property Owners and Ten...

Deadline 12/31/20

Grants of up to $7,500 and loans of up to $50,000 to Ontario industrial, commercial, agricultural operation property owners and tenants in eligible locations to improve long-term economic sustainability. Funding is intended to promote private development or redevelopme...

GrantWatch ID#: 191452
NEW

Grants to Nova Scotia Farms and Agriculture-Based Businesses for Economic Development and Mar...

Deadline 12/31/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to Nova Scotia farms and agriculture-based businesses for marketing activities and economic development opportunities. Funding is intended to support advertising and marketing projects that emphasize local markets. The goal of the program is to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 191779

Grants to New Brunswick Charities, Municipalities, Agencies, and Athletic Associations to Im...

Deadline 01/01/21

Grants to New Brunswick registered charities, municipalities, government agencies, and amateur athletic associations in eligible locations to enhance the quality of life for residents. Funding may be used for programs in the areas of education, arts and culture, econom...

GrantWatch ID#: 170227

Grants to Alberta Registered Charities in Eligible Areas to Promote Community Inclusivity

Deadline 01/04/21

Grants of up to $7,500 to Alberta registered charities in eligible areas to promote a sense of belonging in local communities. Funding is intended for community-led projects that offer people of different ages and cultures the chance to be involved, form good relations...

GrantWatch ID#: 164757
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Grants to Canada IHE Faculty Members to Partner with For-Profits for the Development of Tech...

Deadline 01/05/21

Grants to Canada IHE faculty members to partner with companies, researcher-owned companies, and early-stage investment groups to develop and transfer technology from colleges and universities to companies throughout the country. Funding is intended to support research ...

GrantWatch ID#: 160240
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Grants to Alberta Local Governments and Metis Settlements to Enhance Municipal Services and ...

Deadline 01/05/21

Grants to Alberta local government agencies and Metis settlements to promote the long-term sustainability and viability of municipalities throughout the province. Some applicants must contact staff to gain access to the application. This program supports a broad range ...

GrantWatch ID#: 167313

Grants to Saskatchewan Organizations for Programs and Initiatives that Strengthen Local Comm...

Deadline 01/10/21

Grants to Saskatchewan organizations for programs and initiatives that strengthen communities in which the funding source has a business presence. Funding is intended for early childhood education, educational programming for First Nations populations, and self-relianc...

GrantWatch ID#: 155633
NEW

Grants to USA, Canada, and International NGOs to Promote Democratic Values

Deadline 01/11/21

Grants to USA, Canada, and International non-governmental organizations, including independent media and civic organizations and associations working to further democratic goals worldwide. Funding is intended to promote human rights, support freedom of information, and...

GrantWatch ID#: 179280
NEW

Grants to British Columbia Municipalities and Regional Districts for Community Projects

Deadline 01/13/21

Grants of up to $10,000 to British Columbia municipalities and districts for community-based initiatives. Funding is intended for projects that advance public health and safety, strengthen regional and local economies, and protect the environment. The grant program sup...

GrantWatch ID#: 182943

Grants and In-Kind Support to Ontario Nonprofits for Tourism and Economic Development Projec...

Deadline 01/15/21

Grants and in-kind support to Ontario nonprofit community organizations for projects and events that increase tourism and economic development in eligible locations. In-kind contributions consist of human resources and equipment donations. Funding is intended for proje...

GrantWatch ID#: 149058

Grants to Yukon Individuals, Nonprofits, and For-Profits for Professional Development in the...

Deadline 01/15/21

Grants to Yukon individuals, nonprofit organizations, and for-profits to promote the career advancement of those working in creative industries. Applicants must consult with program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended to support training opportunities that wil...

GrantWatch ID#: 169654
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Grants to Nova Scotia Nonprofits, Private Sector Organizations, and Agencies to Provide Coll...

Deadline 01/15/21

Grants to Nova Scotia nonprofits and charities, social enterprises, municipalities, and private sector organizations to provide post-secondary students with paid work experience related to their chosen career paths. This program offers a financial incentive to defray t...

GrantWatch ID#: 175370
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Grants to Alberta Nonprofits, IHEs, and Native Settlements for Capital Projects

Deadline 01/15/21

Grants to Alberta nonprofit organizations, IHEs, and First Nations and Métis Settlements for capital projects. Funding is intended to encourage local economic growth and activity and to enhance local public facilities. Eligible facilities may be used for cultural, spo...

GrantWatch ID#: 177499
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Grants to Saskatchewan Arts Organizations and Groups, Literary Organizations, and Publishers...

Deadline 01/15/21

Grants of up to $20,000 to Saskatchewan arts organizations and groups, literary organizations, and publishers to support arts and cultural programs, services, and operations. Funding is intended to foster increased arts activities in the community, including among cult...

GrantWatch ID#: 184594
NEW

Grants to Saskatchewan and Manitoba Charitable and Nonprofit Organizations for Activities to...

Deadline 01/15/21

Grants of up to $20,000 to Saskatchewan and Manitoba charitable and nonprofit organizations for a wide range of initiatives to benefit eligible communities. Eligible projects will address community needs and will demonstrate cultural sensitivity and awareness. Eligibl...

GrantWatch ID#: 186100

Grants and In-Kind Support to British Columbia Youth in Eligible Locations for Leadership Op...

Deadline 01/17/21

Grants of up to $1,000 and in-kind support to British Columbia youth in eligible locations for leadership opportunities. The program is intended to provide teenage youth with mentoring and opportunities for leadership in local projects and initiatives. Proposals should...

GrantWatch ID#: 186805