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Canada Economic Development Grants:  51 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.

Grants to Kingston, Ontario Cultural Heritage Nonprofits for General Organizational Operations

Deadline: 09/13/17
Conference Date: 08/23/17

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $75,000 to Kingston, Ontario nonprofit organizations that provide cultural and heritage programming to local communities to support general operations. First-time applicants are strongly encouraged to consu... GrantWatch ID#: 146564

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

Deadline: 08/24/17

Grants to Canada music artists, independent record labels, and artist managers for marketing and promotion activities. The purpose of this fund is to help emerging Canadian music artists launch their careers. Funding may support promising artists th... GrantWatch ID#: 175217

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Science, Philosophy, Character Development, Free Markets...

Deadline: 01/31/18
LOI Date: 08/31/17

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations and IHEs for charitable work and innovative projects or research in a broad range of focus areas. A funding inquiry is due August 31, 2017. Funding is intended for projects in the are... GrantWatch ID#: 171288

Grants to Vancouver, British Columbia Nonprofits to Host Sports Events

Deadline: 08/31/17

Grants to Vancouver, British Columbia nonprofit organizations to host sports events within the city. Applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. This program supports events that demonstrate the potential to bring direct or indirect soc... GrantWatch ID#: 180525

Grants to Northern Canada Teams of Organizations and Individuals to Address Community Needs

Deadline: 10/23/17
LOI Date: 09/01/17

Grants to Northern Canadian diverse teams of organizations and individuals for programs and projects that address community needs and challenges. Nominated teams should address the root causes, rather than the symptoms, of priority issue areas in t... GrantWatch ID#: 174884

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Journalists for Innovative Projects on Food and Agriculture Issues

Deadline: 09/06/17

Grants to USA, Canada, and International journalists for innovative media projects geared towards European audiences on food and agriculture issues in developing countries. Projects should bring to life the underlying issues of food production and f... GrantWatch ID#: 174370

Grants to Niagara, Ontario Nonprofits and Agencies to Strengthen Local Communities

Deadline: 09/11/17

Grants to Niagara, Ontario nonprofit organizations and government agencies for sustainable and collaborative projects that will address identified community challenges. The program's focus is to improve the quality of life for individuals, families,... GrantWatch ID#: 158825

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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Individuals to Aid Underprivileged Communities

Deadline: 12/11/17
LOI Date: 09/12/17

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits and individuals for a wide range of economic development and social empowerment projects that will aid underprivileged populations. LOIs are due September 12. A particular focus wil... GrantWatch ID#: 174694

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

Deadline: 09/15/17

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. This program supports training opportunities that will ... GrantWatch ID#: 169654

Grants to North Shore, British Columbia Nonprofits for Initiatives to Assist the Disadvantaged

Deadline: 09/15/17

Grants of up to $15,000 to North Shore, British Columbia nonprofit organizations for events, projects, programs, and capital support that will improve the quality of life for residents. Funding is intended for initiatives that will reduce social, ec... GrantWatch ID#: 170944

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Grants to Alberta Nonprofits for Humanitarian Efforts in Developing Countries

Deadline: 09/15/17

Grants of up to $25,000 to Alberta nonprofit organizations to support humanitarian projects in developing countries. Applicants are encouraged to confirm eligibility with program staff prior to applying. The purpose of this program is to further the... GrantWatch ID#: 173804

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Grants to Alberta Nonprofits, IHEs, and Native Settlements to Acquire, Build, and Improve Public Facilities

Deadline: 09/15/17

Grants to Alberta nonprofits, libraries, higher education institutions, First Nations, and Metis settlements for the construction, acquisition, upgrade, renovation, or expansion of public community facilities. Eligible facilities may be used for cul... GrantWatch ID#: 177499

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Grants to Vancouver, British Columbia to Address Social Issues in the Inner City

Deadline: 11/01/17
LOI Date: 09/15/17

Grants of up to $30,000 to Vancouver, British Columbia nonprofit organizations to improve the social welfare of inner-city neighborhoods. Applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. LOIs are due September 15. Programs may address issues... GrantWatch ID#: 179730

Grants to Canmore, Alberta Nonprofits and Organizations for Community Events that Promote Economic Development

Deadline: 09/29/17

Grants of up to $10,000 to Canmore, Alberta nonprofits and community organizations for events that promote the economic development of the community. Funding is intended to support events that promote the town as a vibrant and engaged community. ... GrantWatch ID#: 181065

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Residencies for USA, Canada, and International Individuals in the Journalism, Nonfiction, and Documentary Fields

Deadline: 09/30/17

Residencies for USA, Canada, and International documentarians, journalists, and nonfiction writers working at the professional level about important issues. The fundng source places particular emphasis on topics relating to the most critical and cu... GrantWatch ID#: 172527

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Grants to USA, Ontario, Puerto Rico, and International Nonprofits in Eligible Areas to Benefit Local Communities

Deadline: 10/01/17

Grants to USA, Ontario, Puerto Rico, and International nonprofit organizations to positively impact communities where the funding source has a business presence. Eligible USA communities are located in California, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Marylan... GrantWatch ID#: 180321

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Grants to Canada IHE Faculty for Technology Research and Development with Commercial Application Potential

Deadline: 10/02/17

Grants to Canada IHE faculty members for original research and development related to technology development that has commercial potential. Proposals will be accepted for all stages of project development, from marketing assessment through partnersh... GrantWatch ID#: 160240

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Grants to Nonprofits and For-Profits in Canada and Eligible International Countries to Help At-Risk Children

Deadline: 10/11/17

Grants to Canada and International nonprofit and for-profit social enterprises and other recognized institutions for innovative programs that help children living in adverse conditions in low-or-middle-income countries. Priority is given to programs... GrantWatch ID#: 182101

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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations for the Professional Development of the Business Events I...

Deadline: 11/30/17
LOI Date: 10/15/17

Grants to USA, Canada, and International organizations for activities that foster inspiration in the business events and meetings community. LOIs are due by October 15. Projects may involve groundbreaking research, senior level education, and schola... GrantWatch ID#: 165499

Grants to USA and Canada Organizations and Individuals in Eligible Regions for Fundraising Events for Social Caus...

Deadline: 10/15/17

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to Saskatchewan, Alberta, Manitoba, North Dakota, and Montana charities, nonprofits, ad hoc organizations, committees, and individuals to cover the costs of fundraising events for social causes in rural communiti... GrantWatch ID#: 179699

Grants to Prince George, British Columbia Nonprofits and Businesses for Seasonal Events to Attract Tourism

Deadline: 10/15/17

Grants starting at $5,000 to Prince George, British Columbia nonprofit organizations, community groups, and collaborating businesses to hold seasonal celebrations to benefit the local community and attract tourism. Applications are currently being a... GrantWatch ID#: 181068

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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Women and Girls in Developing Countries

Deadline: 10/24/17

Grants ranging from $35,000 to $50,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits to support grassroots efforts to empower women and girls in developing countries. Funding will support projects that assist women and girls experiencing poverty thro... GrantWatch ID#: 176461

Grants to Manitoba Nonprofits for Cultural Events in Remote and Rural Communities

Deadline: 11/01/17

Grants of up to $10,000 to Manitoba nonprofit organizations to hold festivals and events in the northern region and rural communities. Applicants are encouraged to contact program staff prior to applying. Funding will be used to cover operating cost... GrantWatch ID#: 176147

Rebate to Central and Northern British Columbia Municipalities, Districts, and First Nations for Grant Writing S...

Deadline: 01/31/18

Rebate funding of up to $8,000 to Central and Northern British Columbia municipalities, regional districts, and First Nations to support grant-writing staff positions. The purpose of this program is to enable communities within the funding source’... GrantWatch ID#: 181856

Rebates to Central and Northern British Columbia Local Governments to Promote Economic Development Capacity

Deadline: 01/31/18

Rebates of up to $50,000 to Central and Northern British Columbia municipalities and regional districts to enhance economic development capacity and diversification within the funding source’s service area. A portion of the funding must be used fo... GrantWatch ID#: 181867

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... GrantWatch ID#: 139756

Grants to Nunavut Employers for Job Training and Skill Development for Employees

Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $10,000 to Nunavut employers to support the training of employees for new and available jobs and to encourage greater employer involvement in training so that skill development is better aligned to job opportunities. Training expense... GrantWatch ID#: 154537

Grants to Canada Organizations for Arts, Education, and Financial Literacy Events

Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to Canada organizations for events that have a strong community impact and social benefit. Funding will be provided for sponsorship opportunities in one or more of the following areas: arts and culture, cultural, education, financial literac... GrantWatch ID#: 161570

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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 f... GrantWatch ID#: 162018

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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Education, Social Service, Economic Development, and Envi...

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 f... GrantWatch ID#: 162542

Grants to Northwest Territories Nonprofits, Businesses and Public Agencies for Employee Training

Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $10,000 per individual to Northwest Territories employers, including businesses, nonprofits, crown corporations, and Aboriginal governments, to train current and future employees. In addition to the cash grant, this program offers tr... GrantWatch ID#: 162703

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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 o... GrantWatch ID#: 162738

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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Education, Economic Empowerment, and Basic Needs in Under...

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 huma... GrantWatch ID#: 162819

Grants to Prince Edward Island Private Businesses for Workforce Training

Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to Prince Edward Island private businesses to help defray the cost of training new or existing employees to meet the skill requirements for available jobs. Projects must result in a new hire or a better job for an under-employed or employed i... GrantWatch ID#: 163425

Grants to Eastern Canada Nonprofits and Agencies for Capital Community Projects

Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, and Prince Edward Island nonprofits, municipalities, and agencies for projects that rehabilitate existing community facilities. Projects will be selected on the basis of readiness, fun... GrantWatch ID#: 163428

Grants to Canada Businesses, Colleges and Research Institutions in Multiple Provinces to Develop Commercially Via...

Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to Canada businesses, universities, colleges, and research institutions in New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, and Newfoundland and Labrador for projects in the areas of natural and applied sciences, social sciences, humanities,... GrantWatch ID#: 165390

Grants to New Brunswick Music Entrepreneurs for Professional and Business Development Support

Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $10,000 to professional New Brunswick music industry entrepreneurs and entrepreneur groups primarily involved in producing and marketing sound recordings, in order to facilitate business expansion. Applicants should contact grant sta... GrantWatch ID#: 165586

Grants to New Brunswick Arts Municipalities, Nonprofits, and First Nations Groups for Arts and Culture Initiatives

Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to New Brunswick arts nonprofits, municipalities having a cultural policy, and First Nations groups for initiatives that facilitate the expansion of cultural industries such as music publishing, festivals, visual arts, performing arts, digita... GrantWatch ID#: 165657

Financial Assistance to Canada Nonprofits and Businesses in Multiple Provinces to Expand Enterprises

Deadline: Ongoing

Financial assistance New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, and Prince Edward Island small and medium-sized business enterprises and nonprofits to start-up, expand, or modernize business operations. This program provides access to ca... GrantWatch ID#: 165658

Grants to Newfoundland and Labrador Private and Nonprofit Employers for Job Training

Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $10,000 to Newfoundland and Labrador private sector and nonprofit employers for training existing and new employees. Funding is intended to increase labor force participation, develop the skills necessary to find and keep meaningful ... GrantWatch ID#: 166148

Grants to Canada Aboriginal and First Nation Businesses in Northern Territories for Economic Development

Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to Northwest Territories, Nunavut and Yukon Aboriginal- or First Nation-owned businesses to expand operations in order to strengthen the northern economy. Individual business owners and entrepreneurs may request funding assistance for a singl... GrantWatch ID#: 166166

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Grants to Canada Charitable Organizations for Diabetes Prevention and Care, Arts and Culture, and Economic Devel...

Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to Canada charitable organizations for programs related to the prevention and care of diabetes and access to arts and culture. Additional support is being offered for financial education programs in Quebec. Funding is intended to improve the ... GrantWatch ID#: 167087

In-Kind Grants to Prince Edward Island Businesses for Expert Assistance with International Goods Trade

Deadline: Ongoing

In-kind grants to Prince Edward Island registered export-ready commercial enterprises for assistance with market research and planning and by answering fundamental questions regarding trade or export. This program covers most of the costs associated... GrantWatch ID#: 167960

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Grants to Yukon Individuals, Groups, Nonprofits and Agencies for Agricultural Competitiveness and Sustainability

Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to Yukon individuals, farm groups, cooperatives, nonprofit organizations, and government agencies to enhance the agricultural sector. This program supports an integrated approach to improving agriculture, agri-process, and agri-food policies ... GrantWatch ID#: 169653

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Raise Money on UHelp.com for Nonprofits, Small Businesses, Start-ups, Inventions, and Disaster Relief throughout t...

Deadline: Ongoing

UHelp is used to raise money while applying for grants. The 30-day crowdfunding strategy will empower you to utilize your "crowd", social media and email contacts to ask for contributions, and to ask contributors to forward your campaign to their "c... GrantWatch ID#: 173609

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Grants to USA, Canada, International Individuals and Groups for Social Justice, Environment, and Culture

Deadline: Ongoing

Grants ranging from $500 to $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals and community groups for a broad range of programs and projects. These programs address the areas of arts and culture, economic development, animal welfare, the environ... GrantWatch ID#: 173825

Grants to Nova Scotia Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Social Enterprises to Improve Arts and Design Market Potential

Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to Nova Scotia nonprofits, for-profits, and social enterprises to promote the market competitiveness and export potential of arts, crafts, and design products. Eligible industries may include but are not limited to the following: literary wor... GrantWatch ID#: 174388

In-Kind Grants of Networking Technology Equipment to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits

Deadline: Ongoing

In-kind grants of technology equipment valued between $25,000 to $50,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits to help increase their productivity, cost-efficiency, and scalability. Priority is given to programs that address the needs of und... GrantWatch ID#: 175303

Grants to Nunavut Businesses Owned By Inuits for Business Development and Establishment

Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $25,000 to Nunavut businesses, with Inuit owners, to assist with the growth or the installation of the corporation. Funding will be awarded for projects in business development, which may include both loans and grant contributions. A... GrantWatch ID#: 176356

Grants to Alberta Nonprofits and For-Profits for Employee Training

Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $10,000 to Alberta nonprofit and for-profit employers to enhance their workforce through training opportunities. Funding will support a broad range of workforce training delivered through training providers. Third-party providers may... GrantWatch ID#: 178226

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