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Canada Economic Development Grants:  101 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 Nonprofits, Agencies, and Aboriginal Communities to Pilot, Replicate, or I...

Deadline 11/27/19

Grants starting at $50,000 to Ontario nonprofits, agencies, and aboriginal organizations to pilot or replicate evidence-based programs that improve the quality of life and promote vibrant communities. Priority areas include active lifestyles, sustainable environment, arts and culture, children and youth, economic well-bein...

GrantWatch ID#: 175840

Grants to British Columbia Arts, Culture, and Heritage Nonprofits to Enhance the Quality of ...

Deadline 11/29/19

Grants to British Columbia arts, culture, and heritage nonprofit organizations to improve the quality of life for Kelowna residents. Funding is intended for operational support to improve the work of organizations that have a positive impact on the community. Grants are offered to recipients who demonstrate vision, account...

GrantWatch ID#: 163463

Grants to Ontario Nonprofits and Community Groups to Benefit Kitchener Residents

Deadline 11/25/19

Grants to Ontario nonprofit community organizations and groups to benefit residents of the City of Kitchener. Funding is intended for organizations that provide services in the areas of special events, arts and culture, community development and support, and minor sports and recreation.

GrantWatch ID#: 148667

Grants to Alberta Farmers and Manure Applicators to Improve the Environment and Increase Sust...

Deadline 11/20/19

Grants to Alberta individual agricultural producers and commercial manure applicators to improve the environment and increase sustainability. Funding is intended to decrease negative environmental impact, manage climate change, promote sustainable production, and raise agriculture profitability. The objectives of the p...

GrantWatch ID#: 184318

Grants to Toronto, Ontario Registered Charities for Economic Opportunities for Low-Income Res...

Deadline 02/03/20 LOI Date: 11/25/19

Grants to Toronto, Ontario registered charities for creative strategies that enhance the economic opportunities and livelihoods of low-income individuals. Applicants must submit a letter of interest prior to applying. Funding is intended to support compelling and creative ideas that offer good work opportunities and sustai...

GrantWatch ID#: 172354

Grants to Alberta Organizations, Groups, and Individuals for Community Events in the Distric...

Deadline 11/30/19

Grants to Alberta community entities, organizations, groups, and individuals for quality activities and events in Municipal District of Peace No.135 and surrounding municipalities. Funding is intended to support projects that promote tourism and community and economic development, and positively impact the local quality of...

GrantWatch ID#: 151894

Awards to British Columbia Small, Medium, and Large Communities to Recognize Their Support of...

Deadline 11/30/19

Awards to British Columbia communities to recognize their support of the small business sector. Awards are intended to acknowledge small, medium, and large communities that have created business-friendly environments, which allow small businesses to flourish, and implemented policies and initiatives that attract, retain, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 158880

Grants to Ontario Nonprofits for Recreation, Civic, and Social Programs to Benefit Loyalist ...

Deadline 12/01/19

Grants of up to $1,000 to Ontario nonprofit and volunteer-based organizations for programs, events, and direct services that benefit Loyalist Township. Applicants may be located in Lennox and Addington County. Funding is intended for general operating expenses, capital expenses, programs, activities, and events that addres...

GrantWatch ID#: 138427
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Prize to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Contributions to the Field of Economi...

Deadline 12/01/19

Prize to a USA, Canada, or International individual who has demonstrated outstanding contributions to the field of economics. The program recognizes an individual for significant achievements in the field through the development of new modes of analysis or new knowledge.

GrantWatch ID#: 163156

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

Deadline 12/02/19

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

Award to a Canada First Nation, Inuit, or Metis Woman for Outstanding Community Leadership

Deadline 12/05/19

Award to a Canada First Nation, Inuit, or Metis woman to recognize outstanding leadership through political, business, and community engagement. This award recognizes a women whose work has positively impacted the lives of people, both in their community and on a national scale. The role of Indigenous women in traditio...

GrantWatch ID#: 182259
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Grants to Alberta Industry Organizations, Municipalities, Indigenous Groups, and Irrigation ...

Deadline 12/13/19

Grants to Alberta industry organizations, municipalities, irrigation districts, registered associations, and indigenous groups for programs to prepare for agricultural emergencies. Applicants must contact the funding source prior to applying. Funding is intended to support programs in the following areas of focus: livestoc...

GrantWatch ID#: 185046
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Grants to Saskatchewan Organizations for Early Childhood and First Nations Education and Self-...

Deadline 12/15/19

Grants to Saskatchewan organizations for programs and initiatives in the areas of early childhood education, First Nations educational outcomes, and self-reliance initiatives. Funding is intended for projects that serve the following communities: Esterhazy, Kerrobert, North Battleford, Prince Albert, and Saskatoon.

GrantWatch ID#: 155633
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Grants to USA and Canada Farmers to Improve Environmental Impact, Safety, and Availability o...

Deadline 12/15/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA and Canada small and medium-sized farmers and aggregators to implement sustainability practices that will improve environmental impact and ensure the availability and safety of produce in the market. Funding is intended to help local farms upgrade operations, invest in food safety, and implem...

GrantWatch ID#: 160732
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Prizes to USA, Canada, and International Students for Innovative Solutions to Global Humanit...

Deadline 02/11/20 LOI Date: 12/16/19

Prizes ranging from $300 to $1,800 to USA, Canada, and International individuals or teams of two to three people ages 13-24 to present innovative solutions to one of nine global challenges, as identified by the United Nations. Groups must brainstorm and submit original ideas. Finalists will be asked to write a one-minute c...

GrantWatch ID#: 165282
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Grants USA, Canada, and International Women Entrepreneurs for Business Development

Deadline 12/31/19

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

Deadline 01/06/20

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 USA, Canada, and International NGOs to Promote Democratic Values

Deadline 01/10/20

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

Deadline 01/15/20

Grants to Yukon individuals, nonprofits, and for-profits to promote the career advancement of those working in creative industries. Applicants must consult with program staff prior to applying. The program supports training opportunities that will improve skills and help artists find jobs that enable their work to reach th...

GrantWatch ID#: 169654
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Grants to British Columbia Municipalities and Regional Districts to Develop Sustainable Infr...

Deadline 01/15/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to British Columbia municipalities and regional districts to develop and plan sustainable community infrastructure. Projects should advance public health and safety, strengthen regional and local economies, and protect the environment. The Program supports a range of initiatives related to improving...

GrantWatch ID#: 182943
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Grants to Saskatchewan and Manitoba Charitable and Nonprofit Organizations for Activities to...

Deadline 01/15/20

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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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual Jewish Leader Who Has Made a Global Impact

Deadline 01/17/20

Award to recognize a USA, Canada, or International individual Jewish leader under the age of 50 who has made a significant, tangible, and positive global impact. Individuals may be nominated for achievements in any field, including the environment, genetics, medical education, public education, humanitarian relief, human r...

GrantWatch ID#: 177586
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Grants to British Columbia Nonprofits for Programs that Positively Impact the Future for You...

Deadline 02/23/20 LOI Date: 01/20/20

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

Deadline 01/31/20

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

Deadline 02/06/20

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 02/15/20

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 Ontario Charities to Build and Strengthen Communities in the Niagara Region

Deadline 02/24/20

Grants to Ontario charities for projects that will address identified community challenges and help to improve the quality of life in the Niagara region. Applicants must have a consultation meeting with grant staff at least seven days prior to the deadline. Grant making priorities assist with developing and implementing to...

GrantWatch ID#: 158825
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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 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
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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
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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 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 Thunder Bay, Ontario Nonprofits to Hold Race Events on Public Streets

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Thunder Bay, Ontario nonprofit organizations to hold races on public city streets. Applications will be considered for sporting competitions that demonstrate the potential to attract tourists and participants from out of town. This program supports events that require significant policing and notification to the ...

GrantWatch ID#: 139756

Sponsorships to Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands, British Columbia Organizations for Co...

Deadline Ongoing

Sponsorships starting at $1,000 to Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands, British Columbia organizations for initiatives that provide community benefit as well as business opportunities to local citizens. The initiatives should be re-occurring, annual or ongoing. Funding is intended for the Foundation's key focus areas of ...

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

Grants to Canada Nonprofits for Programs that Protect the Economic and Social Rights of Resi...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Canada nonprofits for programs that address poverty through policy development, leadership development, and by strengthening connections between civic communities. The Foundation's mission is to create a country in which the economic and social rights of all residents are safeguarded. Maytree seeks proposals t...

GrantWatch ID#: 155595

Grants to Canada College Researchers to Form Partnerships with Industry Partners

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $25,000 to Canada college researchers and administrators to promote college-industry partnerships in the fields of social and natural sciences, humanities, engineering, or health. Applicants must contact their regional office prior to applying. Connect Grants provide financial...

GrantWatch ID#: 155667
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits in Multiple States for Professional Development for Empl...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA and Canada nonprofits, schools, and agencies in areas where the funding source operates for classes and courses that will improve employees' performance. Funding is intended for professional development programs in community-based organizations for employees to attend classes/courses that will...

GrantWatch ID#: 155787

Grants to Brampton, Ontario Nonprofits for Programs that Promote Community Development

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $1,000 to Brampton, Ontario nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that promote the city's development. Funding is intended to strengthen neighborhoods, promote pride among residents, and increase the involvement and engagement of community members. The grant supports projects that inspire reside...

GrantWatch ID#: 158687

Grants to Southern Ontario Manufacturing Companies for Employee Training to Advance Innovati...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Southern Ontario manufacturing companies to train employees for the purpose of advancing innovation within the manufacturing industry. A preliminary proposal is required before being approved to submit a full proposal. Funding is intended for initiatives that will lead to new global export opportunities or create...

GrantWatch ID#: 158762

Grants to Northern Ontario Businesses for Startup Activities and Job Creation in Priority Se...

Deadline Ongoing

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 Ongoing

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 Saskatchewan Metis Business Owners to Start Up or Expand Small Businesses

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Sasketchewan Metis business owners to start up or expand small businesses and community businesses. Funding is intended to help eligible business owners strengthen their businesses, to support local economic development, and to lever financial assistance from other sources. Eligibility criteria: - The project...

GrantWatch ID#: 158776
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Internships to USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Volunteer in Israel

Deadline Ongoing

Internships to USA, Canada, and International individuals to travel to Israel and gain experience (usually volunteering) in a field of the applicant's choice. Interns will spend 25 to 40 hours per week in their placement, with the rest of the time free for personal exploration. This program enables interns to live and obse...

GrantWatch ID#: 162018

Grants to Canada Nonprofits and First Nations Governments for Environment, Social Justice, a...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $10,000 to Canada nonprofits, labor unions, indigenous organizations, and First Nation governments for programs that have measurable results in the areas of environmental sustainability, co-operative principles and practices, and social justice and financial inclusion. More details on the program areas a...

GrantWatch ID#: 162388
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Education, Social Service, Economic D...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations and educational institutions for charitable programs and projects that focus on the areas of education, social services, community and economic development, and the environment. The funding source considers requests for operating, program, capital, or endowm...

GrantWatch ID#: 162542

Grants to Canada Businesses for Technologies to Promote Environmental Sustainability

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Canada small and mid-sized commercial enterprises to develop technologies that promote environmental sustainability while yielding positive economic benefits. Applications are invited for pre-commercial projects that address at least one of the following areas: clean water, clean soil, clean air, and climate chan...

GrantWatch ID#: 162738

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Education, Economic Empowerment, and ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $75,000 USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations to identify and develop innovative solutions to socioeconomic challenges in underserved communities. Funding areas include education, economic empowerment, and basic human needs. Evaluation criteria include: - Addresses a Significant Socia...

GrantWatch ID#: 162819

Grants to Canada Nonprofits and Businesses to Collaborate with a University on a Research Pr...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Canada nonprofit and for-profit organizations to collaborate with universities for research projects in any sector. Applicants must consult with program staff prior to applying. The purpose of this program is to solve research challenges by engaging academic expertise. This program supports proposals from partner...

GrantWatch ID#: 162825