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Canada Economic Development Grants:  104 Economic Development Grants for Canada.

Grants to encourage 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 Ontario Artists in Eligible Regions for Artistic Guidance and Career Development

Deadline 05/04/20

Grants of $10,000 to Ontario individual artists in eligible regions for artistic guidance in a range of disciplines. Applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended to provide career development assistance to artists who are new to the area. The goal of the program is to support the integration...

GrantWatch ID#: 185099

Grants to Ontario Nonprofits, Municipalities, and Tribes for New Community Benefit Initiatives

Deadline 02/26/20

Grants of up to $75,000 to Ontario charitable organizations, nonprofits, municipalities, and Native communities and tribes for the development of new ideas that benefit the community. Funding areas include community connection and diversity, arts and culture, physical activity, the environment, youth and children, and econ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174191

Grants to Saskatchewan Nonprofits in Eligible Regions to Host Large Events

Deadline 03/01/20

Grants of up to $50,000 to Saskatchewan registered nonprofit groups and organizations in eligible regions 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 the City of Saskatoon.

GrantWatch ID#: 165117

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

Deadline 03/02/20

Grants to Saskatchewan nonprofit and charitable organizations for programs that benefit First Nation communities and residents of the Battleford area. Funding is intended to promote and build healthy communities. Programs should align with the Funding Source's core values of good governance, improving quality of life, shar...

GrantWatch ID#: 140039

Grants to British Columbia Registered Charities and Qualified Donees for Programs in Health, ...

Deadline 03/02/20

Grants of up to $15,000 and grants of up to $40,000 to British Columbia registered charities and qualified donees for programs in one of the Funding Source's following five fields of interest: arts, culture, and heritage; environment; community services; education; and health and recreation. Added consideration is given to...

GrantWatch ID#: 174784
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Grants to Ontario Media Production Companies for Interactive Digital Content

Deadline 04/06/20 Conference Date: 03/02/20

Grants starting at $10,000 and grants starting at $25,000 to Ontario media production companies for the creation of original and high quality interactive digital media content. Newly-established companies and first-time applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended to support projects and act...

GrantWatch ID#: 175125

Grants to British Columbia Nonprofits and Community Contribution Companies for Projects that...

Deadline 03/03/20

Grants to British Columbia nonprofit organizations and community contribution companies 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, and multi-year initiatives and programs. Grants may su...

GrantWatch ID#: 173220

Grants to Ontario Arts Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Ongoing Programs and General Operat...

Deadline 03/09/20

Grants to Ontario nonprofit arts organizations in eligible regions to support ongoing programs and general operations. First-time applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended to support professional visual and media arts organizations that exhibit and distribute contemporary visual and media...

GrantWatch ID#: 153935

Grants to Northern Ontario Production Companies for High-Quality Television and Film Projects

Deadline 03/13/20

Grants to Northern Ontario production companies for production and post-production costs of high-quality television and film projects. Eligible projects include made-for-television movies and drama series, and theatrical feature films. The purpose of this program is to increase film and television industry jobs and investm...

GrantWatch ID#: 183504

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Youth Education and Career Readi...

Deadline 03/15/20

Grants of up to to $50,000 to Arizona, New Mexico, Texas, Alberta, British Columbia, Saskatchewan, and Ontario nonprofit organizations for programs to benefit vulnerable youth in eligible regions. Funding is intended for programs to support educational engagement and career readiness and pave the way to stable, successful ...

GrantWatch ID#: 176244

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

Deadline 03/15/20

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 at a single-partner organization from the public, priva...

GrantWatch ID#: 182338

Grants to Niagara Region, Ontario Charities for Capacity Building and Community Projects

Deadline 03/16/20

Grants of $500 to Niagara region, Ontario charities for projects that build organizational capacity or address community issues. Applicants must have a consultation phone call with the funding source prior to submitting an application. Funding is intended for small, time-sensitive projects that have a budget of less than $...

GrantWatch ID#: 172536
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Grants to Southwestern Alberta Nonprofits, School Districts, and Municipalities for Environme...

Deadline 03/16/20

Grants of up to $15,000 to southwestern Alberta nonprofits, municipalities, and school districts for programs that benefit local residents. Applicants must submit a pre-proposal prior to applying. Funding is intended for programs that focus on environment, culture, healthy communities, community connections, living standar...

GrantWatch ID#: 178208

Grants to Canada Registered Charities to Relieve Poverty in Latin America and Atlantic Canada

Deadline 03/20/20

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $7,000 to Canada registered charitable organizations for projects to relieve poverty in Latin America and Atlantic Canada. Funding is intended to support economic equity and social justice projects in the regions. Priority is given to projects that emphasize sustainable development.

GrantWatch ID#: 178283

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

Deadline 03/27/20

Grants averaging $50,000 to USA, Canada, and International nongovernment organizations working to strengthen democratic institutions worldwide and advance democratic goals. Applications are invited from independent, local NGOs for non-partisan programs that seek to accomplish the following goals:

GrantWatch ID#: 179280

Grants to Canada IHE Faculty Members to Partner with For-Profits for the Transfer of Technol...

Deadline 03/30/20

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 and development projects that demonstrate technology tr...

GrantWatch ID#: 160240
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Grants to Northern Ontario Businesses for Startup Activities and Job Creation in Priority Se...

Deadline 03/31/20

Grants to Northern Ontario new businesses to support operations in emerging and existing priority sectors of the economy. Funding may be used for project costs related to the startup of a business that will result in new jobs in the region. Eligible costs include but are not limited to: -Leasehold improvements -New or...

GrantWatch ID#: 158766

Grants to Northern Ontario Established Businesses to Expand Operations and Create Jobs

Deadline 03/31/20

Grants to Northern Ontario existing businesses that intend to retain or expand their operations within the region to increase productivity, improve competitiveness, grow revenues, export, and create jobs. Applications are invited from businesses operating in a broad range of sectors. Eligible project costs may include but ...

GrantWatch ID#: 158767

Grants to Canada Businesses to Expand Their Operations to the Northern Ontario Region

Deadline 03/31/20

Grants to Canada businesses to expand their operations to the Northern Ontario region in order to stimulate economic growth and create jobs. Applicants must consult with program staff prior to submitting an application. Eligible projects are those that do not unreasonably impact existing Northern Ontario businesses and res...

GrantWatch ID#: 182868

Grants to Northern Ontario Businesses to Assess New Technology Development and Commercializa...

Deadline 03/31/20

Grants to Northern Ontario businesses to identify opportunities for the development of new technology. Consideration will be given to projects that involve research development, as well as the commercialization of new technologies in emerging or existing priority economic sectors. Preference is given to projects fallin...

GrantWatch ID#: 183520

Grants to Northern Ontario Businesses for Research and Pre-Commercialization Activities for ...

Deadline 03/31/20

Grants to Northern Ontario businesses to support pre-commercialization activities and applied research to further develop new technologies and move them to market. Qualifying projects involve commercialization or research and development activities for new technologies in the identified targeted sectors. Preference is ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183521

Grants to Northern Ontario Businesses to Scale-Up and Demonstrate Innovative Technologies

Deadline 03/31/20

Grants to Northern Ontario private companies to reduce the financial and technical risks associated with demonstrating and scaling up innovative and new technologies. This program supports businesses as they prepare for commercial production. Eligible projects involve research and development or commercialization activitie...

GrantWatch ID#: 183522

Grants to Northern Ontario IHEs and Research Institutes to Build Capacity for Industrial Tec...

Deadline 03/31/20

Grants to Northern Ontario colleges, universities, and research institutes to improve research capacity. Qualifying projects involve commercialization or research and development activities for new technologies in emerging or existing priority economic sectors. Preference is given to projects falling under the followin...

GrantWatch ID#: 183523
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Grants to Northern Ontario Nonprofits, IHEs, and Agencies to Develop Economic Infrastructure

Deadline 03/31/20

Grants to Northern Ontario nonprofit organizations, educational institutions, municipalities, and First Nations for infrastructure projects that will build industry capacity and help create jobs. The purpose of this program is to help the region increase economic development opportunities and invest in strategic infrastruc...

GrantWatch ID#: 183524

Grants to Northern Ontario Nonprofits, IHEs, and Agencies for Events to Promote Economic Dev...

Deadline 03/31/20

Grants of up to $15,000 to Northern Ontario nonprofit organizations, educational institutions, municipalities, First Nations, and local service boards for events that will promote economic development in the region. Applicants must demonstrate that the proposed event will facilitate job creation, job retention, tourism, in...

GrantWatch ID#: 183525

Grants to Northern Ontario Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies to Provide Internship Posit...

Deadline 03/31/20

Grants of up to $31,500 to Northern Ontario nonprofit organizations, public agencies, and private sector companies to provide internship positions to recent graduates. The purpose of this program is to build the region’s economic capacity by retaining graduates and offering them full-time employment and training opportu...

GrantWatch ID#: 183526
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Startup Companies to Relocate to Eligible Regions

Deadline 04/01/20

Grants and in-kind services to USA, Canada, and International startup companies from all industries. Companies must be willing to relocate to eligible regions for at least one year. Funding is intended to improve local economic development, as well as the entrepreneurial vibrancy of the community. Arch Grants does not have...

GrantWatch ID#: 170716
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Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International Startups to Participate in a Brand-Building Pr...

Deadline 04/05/20

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International startup companies to participate in a brand-building program in Ohio. The program provides startups with access to the expert services of mentors and consultants to improve branding, design, and marketing. Participants are required to be full-time and in residence for the dura...

GrantWatch ID#: 180861
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Grants to Winnipeg, Manitoba Nonprofits for Organizational Efficiency and Capacity Building P...

Deadline 04/13/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to Winnipeg, Manitoba nonprofit agencies for programs that support organizational efficiency and capacity. Funding is intended for programs in the focus areas of research, human resources, financial management, strategy and business planning, strategic partnerships, and governance and leadership.

GrantWatch ID#: 166400

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

Deadline 04/15/20

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 regions include Yorkton Tribal Council, cities of Melville and Yorkton, and secondary areas (located 100 kilometers or within a 60 mile radius of Yorkton). ...

GrantWatch ID#: 186100
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Grants to British Columbia Organizations for the Marketing and Promotion of Tourism Events

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants starting at $10,000 to British Columbia organizations for sports, arts, and cultural events that increase tourism within the Province. Funding is intended to widen the impact and reach of cultural, arts, and competitive sports events by covering the costs of marketing and promotional materials, advertisements, and b...

GrantWatch ID#: 175161
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Grants USA, Canada, and International Women Entrepreneurs for Business Development

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants ranging from $100 to $500 to USA, Canada, and International women entrepreneurs for business development. Funding is intended to allow businesses to improve, expand, increase, and strengthen. Applicants will be subject to a public consumer vote and recipients will be expected to mentor future grantees to help them o...

GrantWatch ID#: 186824
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Increase Female Participation in Addr...

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants of up to $40,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations to address climate change. Funding is intended to train and involve females in addressing environmental issues, increase the representation of women, and create job opportunities for women that elevate them as leaders in environmental solutio...

GrantWatch ID#: 187814
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Grants to British Columbia Municipalities and Districts to Establish Local Endowments

Deadline 05/08/20

Grants of up to $50,000 in matching funds to Northern and Central British Columbia municipalities and regional district electoral to build endowments with qualifying community foundations. Every dollar raised by the grantee will be matched by the funding source up to the maximum award. A community foundation endowment ...

GrantWatch ID#: 172519

Grants to Northern and Central British Columbia Nonprofits, Municipalities, and First Nation...

Deadline 05/08/20

Grants and loans to Northern and Central British Columbia nonprofit organizations, local governments, and First Nations bands for major infrastructure projects that will strengthen local economies. Applicants should contact funding source staff to discuss their project further. Funding is intended to support capital invest...

GrantWatch ID#: 172520

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

Deadline 05/08/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to Northern and Central British Columbia nonprofit organizations, local governments, and First Nations bands to develop comprehensive business assessments for major infrastructure and building projects. Applicants should contact funding source staff to discuss their project further. The purpose of t...

GrantWatch ID#: 172521
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Grants and Loans to Northern and Central British Columbia Nonprofits and Agencies to Develop...

Deadline 05/08/20

Grants and loans to Central and Northern British Columbia nonprofit organizations, local governments, and First Nations bands to expand, develop and improve recreational facilities and community halls. Applicants should contact funding source staff to discuss their project. The goal of this program is to increase the numbe...

GrantWatch ID#: 172522

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

Deadline 05/08/20

Grants of up to $20,000 to Northern and Central British Columbia nonprofit organizations, local governments, and First Nations bands for new projects and campaigns that promote a local region or community. Applicants should contact funding source staff to discuss their project. Funding is intended to promote and/or positio...

GrantWatch ID#: 173047

Grants to British Columbia Nonprofits to Host Sports Events in Eligible Regions

Deadline 05/08/20

Grants to British Columbia nonprofit organizations to host sporting events that benefit eligible regions. Applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is available for new events, regional and local tournaments, and annual events taking place in the City of Vancouver. The purpose of funding is to suppor...

GrantWatch ID#: 180525

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

Deadline 05/14/20

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 launch their professional careers. The goal of the program is to directly impact artists and support their marketing and touring initiativ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175217

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

Deadline 05/15/20

Grants to Saskatchewan charitable organizations and band enterprises for economic and community development projects that serve First Nations communities in eligible regions. Funding is intended for programs that serve Peter Chapman Band, Prince Albert Grand Council, Chakastaypasin Band, Agency Chiefs Tribal Council, Meado...

GrantWatch ID#: 165205

Grants to Nova Scotia Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies to Provide College Students with...

Deadline 05/15/20

Grants to Nova Scotia nonprofit and charitable organizations, social enterprises, municipalities, and private sector businesses to provide post-secondary students with career-related work experiences. This program offers a financial incentive to defray the hourly wages of qualifying co-op students.

GrantWatch ID#: 175370

Grants to Nova Scotia Nonprofits in Eligible Cities to Develop the Tourist Trade and Promote...

Deadline 05/30/20

Grants to Nova Scotia nonprofit organizations in eligible cities to develop the tourist trade and advance local businesses. Some applicants are required to contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended to support operating, programming, promotional, and marketing expenses. Grants will be awarded for hosting ...

GrantWatch ID#: 166719

Grants to British Columbia Individuals, Groups, and Arts and Culture Nonprofits To Benefit t...

Deadline 06/01/20

Grants of up to $2,000 and grants of up to $5,000 to British Columbia individuals, groups, and nonprofit arts and culture organizations in eligible regions to benefit the local community. Funding is intended for organizations that serve local residents and for arts and culture events that showcase local artists. Proposals ...

GrantWatch ID#: 167530
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Grants to British Columbia Nonprofits for Programs that Positively Impact the Future for You...

Deadline 07/26/20 LOI Date: 06/15/20

Grants to British Columbia nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for programs that give vulnerable youth foundational, educational, employment, and financial literacy support. Applicants are required to submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Programs must serve youth between the ages of 13 and 29 in th...

GrantWatch ID#: 177142

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Science, Philosophy, Character Devel...

Deadline 01/15/21 LOI Date: 08/14/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations and IHEs for charitable work and innovative projects and research. An online funding inquiry is required prior to submission of a full application. Funding is intended for projects in the areas of science and deep questions facing humankind, character virtue ...

GrantWatch ID#: 171288
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Grants to British Columbia Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Operations, and Programming th...

Deadline 09/13/20

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, or physically disadvantaged. These grants support non...

GrantWatch ID#: 170944

Sponsorships to British Columbia Businesses to Benefit the Community in Eligible Regions

Deadline Ongoing

Sponsorships to British Columbia businesses to benefit the community in eligible regions. Funding may be used to support ongoing or annual programs. Focus areas include financial literacy and economic development. Funding is intended to benefit local businesses and to positively impact the community. Applications will be a...

GrantWatch ID#: 147609

Grants to Nunavut Employers for Workforce Training in Small and Remote Communities

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $10,000 per trainee to Nunavut small employers, Inuit organizations, and Crown Corporations to support workforce training initiatives for individuals in small and remote communities. Eligible training expenses may include mandatory student fees; tuition fees; fees charged by the training provider; examinati...

GrantWatch ID#: 154537

Grants to Manitoba Nonprofit Sports Organizations and Individuals for Training and Developme...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $500 and grants of up to $1,500 to Manitoba nonprofit sports organizations and individuals for training and development programs that will help to further advance the skills of athletes, coaches, and officials in the community. Applicants should contact regional program staff prior to applying. Funding is i...

GrantWatch ID#: 155508