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171 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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Loans to Ontario Film Producers and Production Companies to Develop and Produce Film Projects

Deadline 11/30/21

Loans of up to $25,000 to Ontario film producers and production companies to develop and produce film projects. Funding is intended to support a variety of projects across a range of genres that provide cultural and industrial benefits. Priority will be given to projec...

GrantWatch ID#: 184157

Grants to Ontario Artists and Arts Organizations in Eligible Locations for Projects that Prom...

Deadline 09/30/21

Grants of up to $10,000 and grants of up to $30,000 to Ontario Indigenous artists and arts organizations in eligible locations for collaborative projects that promote Indigenous art. Funding is intended to encourage new relationships between Indigenous artists, leaders...

GrantWatch ID#: 188485

Prizes to USA, Canada, and International Individuals, Teams, and Start-Ups for Technology-Ba...

Deadline 09/10/21

Prizes to USA, Canada, and International individuals, entrepreneurs, students, teams, and start-ups for technology-based projects to increase employment among underserved groups. Funding is intended to support initiatives addressing barriers to participation in the dig...

GrantWatch ID#: 196229

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

Deadline 09/15/21 Conference Date: 08/09/21

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 to Enhance Economic Development and Business Capacity in the Cr...

Deadline 08/10/21

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 British Columbia Nonprofits, Municipalities and First Nations for Capital Project ...

Deadline 08/13/21

Grants of up to $10,000 to British Columbia nonprofit organizations, local governments, and First Nations bands to develop comprehensive business assessments for major infrastructure and building projects in eligible locations. Applicants should contact funding source ...

GrantWatch ID#: 172521

Grants to Ontario Registered Charities and Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Community Deve...

Deadline 08/13/21

Grants of up to $5,000 to Ontario registered charities and nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for programs that benefit local residents. Applicants must contact the funding source prior to submitting an application. Funding is intended for projects and activit...

GrantWatch ID#: 172530

Grants to Northern and Central British Columbia Nonprofits and Local Governments for Regiona...

Deadline 08/13/21

Grants of up to $20,000 to Northern and Central British Columbia nonprofit organizations, local governments, and First Nations bands for marketing projects and campaigns that promote a local region or community. Funding is intended to support initiatives that attract n...

GrantWatch ID#: 173047

Grants to British Columbia Nonprofits and Local Governments in Eligible Locations for Capita...

Deadline 08/13/21

Grants to British Columbia nonprofit organizations, local governments, and First Nations in eligible locations for capital projects that bolster the local economy. Funding is intended to support the construction and renovation of public facilities such as airports, ind...

GrantWatch ID#: 193805

Grants to British Columbia Nonprofits, Agencies, and First Nations to Enhance and Strengthen...

Deadline 08/13/21

Grants to British Columbia nonprofit organizations, local government agencies, and Indigenous Nations in eligible areas to strengthen local communities. Funding is intended to support projects that promote strong, sustainable, and healthy communities that face rapid an...

GrantWatch ID#: 194540

Grants to Canada Female-Owned Businesses for Efforts to Improve Sustainability Practices

Deadline 08/13/21

Grants of up to $2,500 and grants of up to $10,000 to Canada female-owned businesses for efforts to improve sustainability. Funding is intended to support positive environmental, social, and economic sustainability practices. Applicants will be asked to demonstrate the...

GrantWatch ID#: 197461

Grants to Saskatchewan Nonprofits and Band Enterprises for Development Projects Serving Eligi...

Deadline 08/15/21

Grants to Saskatchewan charitable organizations and band enterprises for economic and community development projects that benefit First Nations communities in eligible regions. Funding is intended for programs within a ride range of focus areas, including education, ec...

GrantWatch ID#: 165205

Grants to Nunavut Nonprofits, For-Profits, Municipalities, and Artists for Arts and Tourism ...

Deadline 08/15/21

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 Yukon Individuals, Businesses, Nonprofits, and Groups for Workforce Training in th...

Deadline 08/15/21

Grants of up to $3,000 and grants of up to $5,000 to Yukon individuals, businesses, nonprofits, and groups for training and workforce development within the tourism industry. Applicants should contact the funding source prior to applying. Funding is intended to address...

GrantWatch ID#: 177795

Grants to Yukon Nonprofits, For-Profits, First Nations, Agencies, and CBOs to Promote Econom...

Deadline 08/15/21

Grants to Yukon nonprofit organizations, businesses, First Nations, municipalities, and community or industry groups to support economic development opportunities in local communities. Applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended for pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 196589

Grants to Alberta Nonprofits, IHEs, and First Nation and Metis Organizations to Benefit Loca...

Deadline 08/18/21

Grants of up to $10,000 to Alberta nonprofit organizations, IHEs, and First Nation and Metis organizations in eligible locations to benefit local residents. Grant funds may be used to support one-time initiatives or projects, operating expenses, or for events designed ...

GrantWatch ID#: 159573

Grants to Canada Music Artists, Record Labels, and Managers for Artist Promotion and Touring...

Deadline 08/19/21

Grants to Canada music artists, independent record labels, and artist managers for marketing and promotional activities. Funding is intended to help emerging and promising music artists to launch their professional careers. The goal of the program is to directly impact...

GrantWatch ID#: 175217

Matching Grants to Ontario Neighborhood-Based Groups in Eligible Areas for Resident-Led Init...

Deadline 08/19/21

Matching grants of up to $30,000 to Ontario neighborhood-based community groups in eligible locations for new resident-led initiatives and projects. Priority will be given to new or emerging neighborhood groups. Funding may be used for capital projects, events, and var...

GrantWatch ID#: 194911

Grants to Ontario Grassroots Organizations for Innovative Programs to Promote Family Well-Be...

Deadline 12/08/21 Conference Date: 08/19/21 LOI Date: 09/29/21

Grants to Ontario grassroots organizations to support families who face systemic barriers to well-being. Applicants are required to submit an expression of interest prior to applying. Funding is intended for grassroots groups made up of parents, guardians, and caregive...

GrantWatch ID#: 186998

Grants to Ontario Grassroots Organizations to Enhance and Expand Projects to Support Familie...

Deadline 12/08/21 Conference Date: 08/19/21 LOI Date: 09/29/21

Grants to Ontario grassroots organizations to enhance and expand projects to support families facing structural barriers to well-being. Applicants are required to submit an expression of interest prior to applying. Priority will be given to projects led by and for Indi...

GrantWatch ID#: 197248

Grants to Ontario Grassroots Organizations to Support Youth and Young Adults

Deadline 12/08/21 Conference Date: 08/26/21 LOI Date: 09/29/21

Grants to Ontario grassroots organizations to support youth and young adults. Applicants must submit a letter of interest prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended for activities to positively benefit the community by helping applicants research new i...

GrantWatch ID#: 160099

Grants to Ontario Grassroots Organizations to Enhance and Expand Projects to Support Youth a...

Deadline 12/08/21 Conference Date: 08/26/21 LOI Date: 09/29/21

Grants to Ontario grassroots organizations to enhance and expand projects to support youth and young adults. Applicants are required to submit an expression of interest prior to applying. Projects must benefit young people between the ages of 12 and 25, and/or 12 to 29...

GrantWatch ID#: 197246
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Grants to Ontario Nonprofits and Registered Charities for Programs to Benefit Local Residents

Deadline 08/31/21

Grants to Ontario nonprofit organizations and registered charitable organizations in eligible communities for programs that benefit local residents. Project priorities include responsible financial management, economic innovation, corporate excellence and leadership, h...

GrantWatch ID#: 142516

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

Deadline 08/31/21

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

GrantWatch ID#: 151894
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Grants and In-Kind Assistance to Yukon Nonprofits and Community Organizations to Support Loc...

Deadline 08/31/21

Grants and in-kind assistance to Yukon nonprofit and community organizations to support events and celebrations in eligible locations. Consideration will be given to organizations that promote environmentally friendly and active transportation (bus, carpool, biking, wa...

GrantWatch ID#: 172783

Grants and In-Kind Support to Saskatchewan Agencies, Tribes, and Nonprofit CBOs in Eligible ...

Deadline 08/31/21

Grants of up to $1,500 and in-kind support to Saskatchewan municipalities, First Nations, and community-based nonprofit organizations in eligible locations for capacity-building efforts. Funding is intended to strengthen operations and support long-term planning for re...

GrantWatch ID#: 197109

Grants to Canada Individuals for Ukrainian Themed Programs that Foster Local Pride

Deadline 09/01/21

Grants to Canada individuals to support programs with Ukrainian themes and content that benefit local residents. Funding is intended to support concerts, festivals, and community development projects that promote community pride. Requests will be accepted from qualifie...

GrantWatch ID#: 193587

Grants to Canada Nonprofits and Groups for Ukrainian Themed Programs that Strengthen Local Pr...

Deadline 09/01/21

Grants to Canada nonprofit organizations for programs having Ukrainian themes and content that serve local residents. Funding is intended to support festivals, concerts, and community development projects that foster community pride. Requests will be accepted from prof...

GrantWatch ID#: 193588

Grants to Canadian Individuals for Community-Based Development Projects that Support the Ukr...

Deadline 09/01/21

Grants to Canadian individuals for community-based development projects that support the Ukrainian Canadian community across the Country. Funding is intended to support professional fees, travel, communication costs, and other expenses related to the building of infra...

GrantWatch ID#: 193589

Grants to Canada Nonprofits for Activities to Support the Ukrainian Canadian Community

Deadline 09/01/21

Grants to Canada nonprofit organizations for activities that support the Ukrainian Canadian community. Funding is intended to assist with community-based development programs and projects of Ukrainian Canadian nonprofits, as well as operational expenses and programmin...

GrantWatch ID#: 193590

Grants to Canadian Individuals for Projects that Commemorate Ukrainian Canadian Military Vet...

Deadline 09/01/21

Grants to Canadian individuals for activities to commemorate Ukrainian Canadian military veterans of the two World Wars. Funding is intended to support a wide range of projects in the fields of education, the arts, heritage, and community development. Examples of eligi...

GrantWatch ID#: 193591

Grants to Canada Nonprofits for Activities that Commemorate Ukrainian Canadian Military Vete...

Deadline 09/01/21

Grants to Canada nonprofit organizations for a wide range of activities that commemorate Ukrainian Canadian military veterans of the two World Wars. Funding is intended to support projects in the areas of heritage, education, the arts, and community development. Exampl...

GrantWatch ID#: 193592

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

Deadline 09/02/21

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 USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Enhance the Lives of Jewish Women and...

Deadline 12/16/21 LOI Date: 09/03/21

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations in eligible locations for programs that enhance the lives of Jewish women and children. Interested applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to submitting a full proposal. Programs ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175248
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In-Kind Support to USA, Canada, and International Municipalities to Facilitate Intercity Coo...

Deadline 09/03/21

In-kind support to USA, Canada, and International municipalities for intercity cooperation to solve global problems. Funding is intended to give cities the technological resources and support services needed to create intercity cooperation to benefit all residents. The...

GrantWatch ID#: 177843
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Grants to Canada Teams in Multiple Provinces to Address Community Needs

Deadline 10/13/21 LOI Date: 09/07/21

Grants to Canada teams in multiple provinces for programs and projects that address community needs and challenges in eligible regions. Focus areas include, but are not limited to, culture, economic development, education, environment and climate change, health and wel...

GrantWatch ID#: 174884

Grants to British Columbia Nonprofits and Community Contribution Entities to Improve the Use...

Deadline 09/08/21

Grants to British Columbia nonprofit organizations and community contribution entities for projects that improve the use of land throughout the province. Funding is intended to support projects of varying sizes, including grassroots projects, province-wide activities, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173220
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Grants to New Brunswick Musicians and Groups for Career Development

Deadline 09/08/21

Grants of up to $1,500 to New Brunswick groups and individual artists for career development. The purpose of this program is to increase the visibility of new musicians by providing professional development and producing new content. Funding is intended to foster the d...

GrantWatch ID#: 177495
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Grants to New Brunswick Artists and Music Businesses to Promote Projects, Services, and Musi...

Deadline 09/08/21

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

Deadline 09/09/21

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

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

Deadline 09/10/21

Grants, loans, and in-kind support to Ontario municipalities, organizations, businesses, associations, and Indigenous communities for activities that foster economic growth in eligible locations. Applicants should contact the funding source prior to submitting a full p...

GrantWatch ID#: 190907
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Grants to Ontario Cultural Heritage Nonprofits for Community Projects

Deadline 09/14/21

Grants of up to $20,000 to Ontario nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for arts and cultural projects that benefit the community. Eligible projects include collaborative projects and organization-specific projects. Cultural heritage includes activities that pre...

GrantWatch ID#: 146564

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations and Individuals to Aid Underprivilege...

Deadline 12/14/21 LOI Date: 09/14/21

Grants to USA, Canada, and International organizations and individuals for a wide range of economic development and social empowerment projects. Applicants must submit a preliminary form prior to submitting a full proposal. Funding is intended to provide basic needs to...

GrantWatch ID#: 174694
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Grants to Yukon Individuals, Nonprofits, and For-Profits for Professional Development in the...

Deadline 09/15/21

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 British Columbia Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Operations, and Programming th...

Deadline 09/15/21

Grants to British Columbia nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for operational support and for programs that will improve the quality of life for residents. Funding is intended for initiatives that address the needs of individuals who are socially, economically...

GrantWatch ID#: 170944

Grants to Alberta Charities in Eligible Regions for Projects that Benefit Local Communities ...

Deadline 09/15/21

Grants of up to $75,000 to Alberta registered charities and qualified donees in eligible locations for community projects that strengthen local communities and engage citizens. Funding is intended to support new and existing programming and capacity-building efforts. T...

GrantWatch ID#: 174202

Grants to Ontario Registered Charities for Community Programs and Small Capital Projects

Deadline 09/15/21

Grants to Ontario registered charities for programs and projects that benefit local communities in eligible counties. Applicants must contact the funding source prior to submitting an application. Priority is given to programs and projects that support disadvantaged ch...

GrantWatch ID#: 180262

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

Deadline 09/15/21

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
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International IHEs for Landscape Architecture Research

Deadline 10/01/21 LOI Date: 09/15/21

Grants of $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International universities and institutions for research associated with landscape architecture. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to a full grant application. Funding areas of interest include topics related to trees, soil, and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 196545
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Grants to Nova Scotia Nonprofits, Private Sector Businesses, and Agencies to Provide College...

Deadline 09/16/21

Grants to Nova Scotia nonprofit organizations and charities, social enterprises, municipalities, and private sector entities to provide post-secondary students with paid work experience related to their chosen career paths. Funding, in the form of a financial incentive...

GrantWatch ID#: 175370