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207 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 to British Columbia Individuals in Eligible Locations for Community-Building Initiati...

Deadline 05/30/22

Grants of up to $500 to British Columbia individuals in eligible locations for culture-related community-building initiatives. Funding may be used to offset project-related expenses, including services, products, and transportation. Activities may take place in-person ...

GrantWatch ID#: 194794

Grants to Alberta Nonprofits, IHEs, and First Nations and Metis Organizations to Benefit Res...

Deadline 05/27/22

Grants of up to $10,000 to Alberta nonprofit organizations, institutions of higher education, foundations, and First Nations and Metis organizations in eligible locations for programs and projects that benefit local residents. Funding is intended for one-time initiativ...

GrantWatch ID#: 159573

Grants to Manitoba Schools and School Divisions for Workforce Readiness Programs

Deadline 05/27/22

Grants to Manitoba schools and school divisions for workforce readiness programs. The purpose of this program is to provide students with the equipment and skills they need to encourage and prepare them to take advantage of local employment opportunities. Funding is in...

GrantWatch ID#: 161721

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Projects to End Poverty

Deadline 05/29/22

Awards to USA, Canada, and International individuals to recognize their dedication to ending extreme poverty through creative projects. Funding is intended to assist individuals in their local and global efforts to bring system-wide change that will improve lives and m...

GrantWatch ID#: 190541

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

Deadline 05/31/22

Grants of up to $5,000 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 ...

GrantWatch ID#: 140769

Grants to Ontario Registered Charities, Nonprofits, and Cooperatives to Improve Financial Li...

Deadline 09/10/22 LOI Date: 05/31/22

Grants of up to $40,000 to Ontario registered charities, nonprofit organizations, and cooperatives to address financial literacy and inclusion in underserved communities. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry prior to submitting a full proposal. Special attention ...

GrantWatch ID#: 147607

Grants to Alberta Organizations, Groups, and Individuals for Community Events in Eligible Re...

Deadline 05/31/22

Grants to Alberta organizations, individuals, groups, and community entities for activities and events to foster tourism and economic development in eligible regions. Funding is intended for community celebrations, traveling to attend events, start-up costs, hosting re...

GrantWatch ID#: 151894

Grants to Nova Scotia Nonprofits for Events that Promote Tourism and Economic Development in...

Deadline 05/31/22

Grants to Nova Scotia nonprofit organizations in eligible areas for events that promote local tourism and economic development. Certain applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended for operating, programming, promotional, and marketing e...

GrantWatch ID#: 166719

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, For-Profits, NGOs, IHEs, and Soci...

Deadline 05/31/22

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International nonprofit and for-profit organizations, NGOs, universities, and social enterprises to collaborate with governments to address urgent digital needs. Successful applicants will be featured in a catalog in order to be matched...

GrantWatch ID#: 203267

Grants to Ontario Neighborhood Groups in Eligible Areas for Events that Benefit Local Communi...

Deadline 06/01/22

Grants of up to $7,500 to Ontario formal and informal neighborhood groups in eligible areas for resident-led projects that strengthen local communities. Funding is intended for capital costs and one-time events that benefit local neighborhoods. Eligible events occur in...

GrantWatch ID#: 140807

Grants to Saskatchewan Nonprofits in Eligible Locations to Host Large Events

Deadline 06/01/22

Grants of up to $50,000 to Saskatchewan registered nonprofit groups and organizations in eligible locations to host large events. Applicants must contact the funding source prior to submitting an application. Funding is intended for a broad range of events that benefit...

GrantWatch ID#: 165117

Grants to Ontario CBOs and Municipalities to Enhance the Quality of Life in Eligible Locatio...

Deadline 06/01/22

Grants to Ontario community-based organizations and government agencies in eligible areas to enhance the local quality of life. Funding is intended for environmental activities, as well as for projects within the focus areas of recreation, culture, economic development...

GrantWatch ID#: 200837

Grants to Newfoundland and Labrador Publishing Businesses to Foster Business Growth and Deve...

Deadline 06/01/22

Grants to Newfoundland and Labrador publishing businesses to foster business growth and development. Funding may be used for costs associated with professional development, design, marketing, and editing. The purpose of the program is to enhance the economic stability ...

GrantWatch ID#: 203205

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

Deadline 06/02/22

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 Arts and Cultural Nonprofits to Promote Local Tourism

Deadline 06/02/22

Grants to Ontario nonprofit arts and cultural organizations to promote local tourism. First-time applicants must contact program staff prior to submitting a preliminary application. Funding is intended to increase cultural tourism by helping arts, cultural, and heritag...

GrantWatch ID#: 199915

Grants to British Columbia Resident Groups for Community Building Projects in Eligible Locat...

Deadline 06/03/22

Grants of up to $1,500 to British Columbia resident groups for community building projects in eligible locations. Applicants must submit an Expression of Interest form prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to enhance local communities and increase...

GrantWatch ID#: 179846

Competition for USA, Canada, and International Nonprofit and For-Profit Entrepreneurs for Ve...

Deadline 06/05/22

Competition for USA, Canada, and International entrepreneurs representing any business model, including both nonprofit and for-profit organizations, for ventures that enhance the distribution of poverty interventions in developing countries. Prize winners will be award...

GrantWatch ID#: 160904
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Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International Climate Tech Startups to Participate in an En...

Deadline 08/12/22 Conference Date: 06/14/22 LOI Date: 06/30/22

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International climate tech startup companies to participate in an accelerator program to promote energy-efficient buildings in New York. A qualifying application must be submitted prior to submitting a full application. Program particip...

GrantWatch ID#: 197173

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

Deadline 06/15/22

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 to Alberta Nonprofits, IHEs, and Native Settlements for Capital Projects

Deadline 06/15/22

Grants to Alberta nonprofit organizations, IHEs, and First Nations and M├ętis 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

Grants to Ontario Nonprofits in Eligible Regions to Benefit Local Communities

Deadline 06/15/22

Grants of up to $2,000 and grants of up to $5,000 to Ontario registered charities, educational institutions, municipalities, and hospitals in eligible regions to benefit local communities in a broad range of areas. Funding is intended for projects that align with the U...

GrantWatch ID#: 180165

Grants to New Brunswick Artists and Music Businesses to Promote Projects, Services, and Musi...

Deadline 06/15/22

Grants of up to $4,000 to New Brunswick artists and music businesses to promote music-related projects, services, and content. Funding is intended to further the development of the local music industry. Eligible activities include social media campaigns, video producti...

GrantWatch ID#: 185428

Grants to British Columbia Individuals in Eligible Regions for Projects to Advance Sustainab...

Deadline 06/15/22

Grants of up to $500 to British Columbia individuals in eligible regions for projects to advance sustainability. Priority will be given to youth-led projects. Eligible projects are those that align with the following goals: creating zero waste, growing local food, redu...

GrantWatch ID#: 202366

Recoupable Advances to Ontario Companies to Support the Creation of Locally Produced Drama a...

Deadline 07/14/22 Conference Date: 06/15/22

Recoupable advances to Ontario production companies to support the creation of locally produced drama and documentary films. Funding is intended to benefit the region by providing job opportunities and investment. Funding may be used to finance the final stages of prod...

GrantWatch ID#: 189202
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Grants to British Columbia Nonprofits for Projects that Address Community Needs, Including Ne...

Deadline 08/04/22 Conference Date: 06/15/22

Grants to British Columbia nonprofit organizations for capital projects, including those that address needs related to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. First-time applicants must contact program staff prior to submitting an application. Funding is intended to enhan...

GrantWatch ID#: 191543

Grants to New Brunswick Nonprofits in Eligible Locations to Benefit the Local Community

Deadline 06/17/22

Grants to New Brunswick nonprofit organizations, registered charities, community organizations, and IHEs in eligible locations for community programs and projects to benefit local residents. Funding is intended for a range of innovative programs that improve the qualit...

GrantWatch ID#: 175670

Grants to Ontario For-Profits, Research Nonprofits, and IHEs to Advance the Wood and Forest ...

Deadline 07/25/22 LOI Date: 06/17/22

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
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations to Improve Financial Systems in Under...

Deadline 06/17/22

Grants to USA, Canada, and International organizations to introduce financial system reform in underserved and underrepresented communities. Applicants are required to contact the funding source to gain access to the application. Funding is intended for initiatives tha...

GrantWatch ID#: 191605
NEW

Grants to Ontario Residents for Innovative Ideas that Positively Impact Local Communities

Deadline 06/19/22

Grants of $5,000 and in-kind assistance to Ontario individuals to support innovative community-impact ideas. Funding is intended to help young residents who have creative approaches to generating positive change in local communities. The goal of the program is to assis...

GrantWatch ID#: 196956
NEW

Grants to Ontario Nonprofits and Artists in Eligible Locations to Provide Programming and Se...

Deadline 06/24/22

Grants to Ontario nonprofit organizations and individual artists in eligible areas for projects that benefit local communities. Funding is intended for programs and activities within the focus areas of youth, culture, and social services. Eligible applicants are locate...

GrantWatch ID#: 157588

Grants to New Brunswick Charities and Qualified Donees in Eligible Counties to Address Socia...

Deadline 09/30/22 LOI Date: 06/24/22

Grants to New Brunswick registered charities and qualified donees in eligible counties for activities to address local social issues. A letter of intent is required prior to the submission of a full application. Funding is intended to reduce poverty and incidents of do...

GrantWatch ID#: 171964
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Grants to Canada IHE Faculty Members to Partner with For-Profits for the Development of Tech...

Deadline 06/27/22

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
NEW

Grants to USA and Canada Organizations for Projects to Benefit Local Communities

Deadline 06/27/22

Grants to USA and Canada organizations for projects to benefit local communities where the funding source has a presence. Eligible organizations are aligned with one of the following areas of interest: local community, water, and food. Funding is intended to address is...

GrantWatch ID#: 202289

Grants to British Columbia Nonprofits, Societies, and Committees in Eligible Areas to Enhanc...

Deadline 06/30/22

Grants to British Columbia nonprofit organizations, societies, and committees in eligible areas for activities that enhance the quality of life for local residents. Funding is intended to support specific projects or to be used for capital expenditures. Eligible projec...

GrantWatch ID#: 169908
NEW

Grants to British Columbia Local Governments for Infrastructure Investments and Capacity Bui...

Deadline 06/30/22

Grants to British Columbia local governments in eligible areas for infrastructure investments and capacity building activities. Projects should be innovative, large in scale, and regional in impact. Additionally, projects should promote economic productivity and growth...

GrantWatch ID#: 180550

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Women Entrepreneurs for Business and Organizational...

Deadline 06/30/22

Grants of up to $500 and in-kind support to USA, Canada, and International women entrepreneurs to enhance business or organizational development. Funding is intended to support the improvement, expansion, and strengthening of organizations and businesses that impact fa...

GrantWatch ID#: 186824
NEW

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental and Community Projects

Deadline 10/01/22 LOI Date: 07/01/22

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for a wide variety of environmental and community programs and projects. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to support projects in many ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173142
NEW

Grants to Ontario Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, and Organizations to Increase Community Capaci...

Deadline 07/11/22

Grants to Ontario nonprofit organizations, municipalities, IHEs, sports organizations, and Tribal organizations and communities for events that encourage tourism and improve local economies in the region. First-time applicants are required to set up an account prior to...

GrantWatch ID#: 169285

Grants to British Columbia Municipalities and Regional Districts for Community Improvement Pr...

Deadline 07/13/22

Grants of up to $10,000 to British Columbia municipalities and districts for community improvement initiatives. Funding is intended for projects that advance public health and safety, strengthen regional and local economies, and protect the environment. Grants can supp...

GrantWatch ID#: 182943
NEW

Grants to New Brunswick Musicians and Businesses for the Production of Music

Deadline 07/15/22

Grants of up to $6,000 to New Brunswick musicians and businesses to produce new music. Funding is intended to strengthen the local music industry. Eligible projects include singles, mini albums, and full-length albums. Grant funds may be used for pre-production and pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 177500
NEW

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

Deadline 07/15/22

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. Eligible...

GrantWatch ID#: 186100
NEW

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Enhance Outdoor Spaces in Local Commu...

Deadline 07/15/22

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations to benefit local communities through the maintenance and enhancement of outdoor environments and spaces. Eligible projects include, but are not limited to, community gardens, landscaping, tree-planting, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 196050
NEW

Grants to Canada Agencies, Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Indigenous Agencies to Mitigate the ...

Deadline 07/20/22

Grants to Canada territories and provinces, nonprofit and for-profit organizations, and Indigenous agencies and organizations for projects to mitigate the impact of climate-related risks and disasters due to climate change. Eligible projects include those that construc...

GrantWatch ID#: 199189

Grants to British Columbia Organizations and Individuals to Address Community Needs in Eligi...

Deadline 07/26/22

Grants to British Columbia community-based organizations, nonprofit societies, registered charities, service organizations, and individuals to address critical needs that affect local residents and communities in eligible locations. Certain applicants must contact prog...

GrantWatch ID#: 160765
NEW

Grants to British Columbia Nonprofits, Agencies, and First Nations in Eligible Areas for Eco...

Deadline 07/29/22

Grants to British Columbia nonprofit organizations, local governments agencies, and First Nations in eligible locations to promote economic development. Applicants must submit an initial project concept form prior to applying. Funding is intended to further the health,...

GrantWatch ID#: 199556
NEW

Grants to Ontario Production Companies in Eligible Locations for Television and Film Projects

Deadline 07/31/22

Grants to Ontario production companies in eligible locations to produce local movies and television shows. Eligible projects include made-for-television movies and television series, documentaries, and theatrical feature films. The purpose of this program is to increas...

GrantWatch ID#: 183504

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

Deadline 08/01/22

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
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Programs that Address Worldwide Inju...

Deadline 08/01/22

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for initiatives that address injustices worldwide. Eligible organizations provide programs in a broad range of areas, including the arts, hunger and homelessness, environment, women, publi...

GrantWatch ID#: 203431

Grants to Ontario Nonprofits to Enhance Economic Development and Business Capacity in the Cr...

Deadline 08/09/22

Grants to Ontario nonprofit organizations in the creative industries to support economic development initiatives that increase the capacity of businesses within the Province. Applicants must contact staff before applying. Priority will be given to Coronavirus (COVID-19...

GrantWatch ID#: 184161

Grants to Alberta Registered Charities and Qualified Donees for Projects to Benefit Resident...

Deadline 08/10/22

Grants of up to $7,500 to Alberta registered charities and qualified donees for projects to benefit residents of local communities in eligible areas. Funding is intended to support the expenses of projects that promote inclusiveness in neighborhoods and communities. Ac...

GrantWatch ID#: 164757