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Canada Federal Grants for NonProfits: 

GrantWatch.com's database of federal government grants for nonprofits and government agencies include government grants for social welfare, research, environment, science, health, education and Head Start.
Number of Grants: 54

Grants to Canada Research Teams for High-Risk Interdisciplinary Projects

Deadline 07/15/20

Grants to Canada teams of investigators at eligible institutions for high-risk research projects with the potential for high reward. Applicants must submit a notice of intent and a letter of intent prior to submitting a full proposal. Funding is intended to support large-scale, Canadian-led interdisciplinary research proje...

GrantWatch ID#: 186427

Grants to Canada Native Artists, Groups, and Organizations for Professional Development in t...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $30,000 to Canada Metis, First Nations, and Inuit artists, arts professionals, artists groups, collectives, and organizations for travel related to professional development. Applicants must create an account and submit a profile prior to applying. Funding is intended to support travel costs involved in atte...

GrantWatch ID#: 177874

Grants to Canada Organizations and Professional Associations to Benefit the National Book In...

Deadline 11/25/20

Grants to Canada organizations and professional associations to benefit the book industry throughout the country. Funding is intended to support projects designed to benefit the structure and efficiency of the industry. Eligible projects areas include professional development, technology, internship, and marketing. Funding...

GrantWatch ID#: 181038

Grants to Canada Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Artists for Career Development

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $3,000 to Canada nonprofit and for-profit organizations and eligible artists for professional and career development activities. Applicants must register a minimum of 30 days prior to submitting a full proposal. Funding may be used for production materials, career and artistic development activities, and tr...

GrantWatch ID#: 177875

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Institutions, Agencies, and For-Profits...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, IHEs, schools, government agencies, and for-profits for scientific research projects on SARS-CoV-2 and Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). Funding is intended to support current grant recipients in revising the focus of their active NIAID grant.

GrantWatch ID#: 189166

Grants to Canada Individuals for Financial Support During the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Crisis

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of $2,000 to Canada individuals for temporary financial support during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis. Funding is intended to assist individuals who are experiencing unemployment due to the pandemic, including illness, quarantine, a reduction in hours, or being dismissed.

GrantWatch ID#: 188869

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Theater Organizations and Publishers for the Transl...

Deadline 10/21/20

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA, Canada, and International literary publishers and theater organizations for the translation of Canadian dramatic or literary works. Applicants must be registered in the online portal prior in advance of the deadline. Funding is intended to prepare works for international presentation or publ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177981

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Agencies to Deve...

Deadline 08/14/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, for-profits, IHEs, and government agencies to develop new drugs for animals that may be used in minor species or for minor uses in major species. Applicants are advised that the required registrations may take up to six weeks to complete.

GrantWatch ID#: 172152

Grants to Canada Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies to Improve Accessibility for Individu...

Deadline 07/13/20

Grants to Canada nonprofits, municipalities, territorial governments, businesses, and Indigenous organizations to improve accessibility in workplaces and community facilities. Funding is intended for small construction projects that will increase safety and accessibility. Examples of projects are renovations, retrofit proj...

GrantWatch ID#: 154538

Grants to USA, Canada, International Nonprofits, For-Profits, Individuals, and Agencies for ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, individuals, and government agencies to support a broad range of research, outreach, and education in the fields of oceanic and atmospheric research and environmental protection. Applicants are advised that registrations required to apply may take up t...

GrantWatch ID#: 182597

Grants to Canada Nonprofits, Agencies, and Educational Institutions for Performing Arts Even...

Deadline 10/01/20

Grants to Canada nonprofit organizations, government agencies, educational institutions, and Aboriginal institutions and organizations for festivals and events that provide performing arts experiences to public venues. Funding is intended to support programming that gives Canadians opportunities to value and engage with pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 167617

Grants to Canada Investigators for Ongoing Science and Engineering Research at IHEs

Deadline 11/01/20 LOI Date: 08/04/20

Grants to Canada individual researchers to support high-quality research in engineering and natural sciences at Canadian institutions of higher education. Applicants must submit a notice of intent prior to applying. Funding is intended for both early career and established researchers.

GrantWatch ID#: 174293

Grants to Canada IHEs and Industry Partners for Science and Engineering Research and Develop...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to eligible Canada IHEs for innovative short-term projects that investigate problems in a wide range of fields. The purpose of the program is to partner companies with institutions in order to foster studies that address current issues facing their industry.

GrantWatch ID#: 155668

Grants to Canada For-Profits, IHEs, and Research Institutions in Eligible Provinces to Foste...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Canada for-profit organizations, co-operatives, IHEs, and research institutions in eligible provinces to increase economic growth and commercial success. Funding is intended to support the development and marketing of innovative services and products. Eligible projects must involve an R&D component with a strong ...

GrantWatch ID#: 165390

Fellowships for USA, Canada, and International Scholars for Research Projects

Deadline 07/15/20

Fellowships for USA, Canada, and International scholars with an advanced degree to conduct research. Fellowships are intended for researchers with an interest in social science and humanities projects. The Funding Source has a special interest in those projects that demonstrate relevance to contemporary challenges. Interdi...

GrantWatch ID#: 139604

Grants to Canada Businesses, Nonprofits, and IHEs to Maintain Jobs During the Coronavirus Cri...

Deadline 08/29/20

Grants to Canada businesses, nonprofits, private IHEs, and others to maintain their workforce during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health emergency. Subsidies are intended to help nonprofits and for-profits keep employees on the payroll, encourage employers to re-hire workers previously laid off, and to better positions busin...

GrantWatch ID#: 190001

Grants to Canada Organizations and IHEs to Engage Citizens in History, Policy, and Civics

Deadline 09/30/20

Grants to Canada organizations and post-secondary institutions to engage citizens in learning about the nation’s history, public policy, and civics. Applicants should contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended to promote the production of educational materials, as well as the maintenance or creation of ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183569

Opportunity for Canada Youth to Promote Accessibility in Local Communities

Deadline 10/30/20

Opportunity for Canada youth to promote accessibility across the nation. Youth will ascertain where there are shortfalls on the local level, disseminate information about the issue, and encourage nonprofits, businesses, agencies, and others to seek funding to remedy the accessibility issues.

GrantWatch ID#: 190697

Grants to Alberta Agricultural Producers and Eligible Agribusinesses to Improve the Environm...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Alberta individual and corporate agricultural producers and eligible agribusinesses for a range of programs to improve the environment and increase sustainability. Funding is intended to decrease negative environmental impact, manage climate change, promote sustainable production, and raise agriculture profitabil...

GrantWatch ID#: 184318

Grants to Canada Private and Public Organizations in Northern Territories for Economic Devel...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Northwest Territories, Nunavut and Yukon private and public organizations, including businesses, social enterprises, government agencies, and non-federal entities, to expand operations in order to strengthen the northern economy. Special considerations will given to requests for equal access to funding for underr...

GrantWatch ID#: 166166

Grants to Canada Food Businesses in Eligible Areas for Assistance During the COVID-19 Crisis

Deadline 07/31/20

Grants to Canada food-related businesses in eligible locations for support during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended to assist companies in implementing safety adaptations that will enhance the health and safety of employees and their families. The fund also aims to help companies to invest to im...

GrantWatch ID#: 190810

Grants to Canada Food Producers for Support During the Coronavirus Crisis

Deadline 07/31/20

Grants to Canada food processing businesses for assistance during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended to help companies implement safety changes that will enhance the health and safety of employees and their families. The fund also aims to help companies invest in improving, automating, and modern...

GrantWatch ID#: 190811

Grants to Canada Nonprofits, Charities, and Indigenous Organizations to Engage Youth in Commu...

Deadline 09/15/20 LOI Date: 08/01/20

Grants to Canada nonprofit and indigenous organizations and registered charities for programs and projects that promote youth community and civic engagement. Applicants must contact the funding source prior to applying. Eligible projects must be youth-led and focus on youth service, civic engagement, arts and culture, econ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183540

Grants to Canada Nonprofits, Tribes, and Agencies to Support Local Events

Deadline 09/30/20

Grants to Canada nonprofit organizations, tribes, and municipal agencies for one-time local events. Funding is intended to support small capital projects accompanying activities that celebrate an important local personality or historical event. Eligible projects may include restoration of objects, community art projects, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177625

Grants to Canada Researchers Affiliated with IHEs for Research in the Social Science Fields

Deadline 10/01/20

Grants to Canada researchers affiliated with eligible institutions of higher education for research in the social science fields. The purpose of the funding is for research into human societies and the study of social behavior. Funding is intended to advance the search for solutions to societal challenges.

GrantWatch ID#: 160930

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Local Governments for ...

Deadline 11/01/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, for-profits, provinces, and municipalities for commemorative projects that honor Canada's servicemen. Funding is intended to support the construction of new memorials, or the restoration or expansion of existing memorials, that commemorate t...

GrantWatch ID#: 190275

Grants to British Columbia Nonprofits and Businesses to Mitigate the Impacts of the COVID-19...

Deadline 07/13/20

Grants to British Columbia nonprofit organizations and for-profit organizations to support Coronavirus (COVID-19) recovery efforts. Funding is intended to help organizations and businesses in the seafood processing sector. Focus areas include employee health and safety, plant operations, market responsiveness, and storage ...

GrantWatch ID#: 190869

Grants to Nova Scotia Agricultural-Based Businesses for Support During the Coronavirus Health...

Deadline 12/31/20

Grants to Nova Scotia businesses in the agricultural industry for support during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. New applicants must complete the registration process prior to applying. Funding is intended to help mitigate the impact of the pandemic on the productivity, profitability, and competitiveness of the a...

GrantWatch ID#: 190821

Financial Assistance to Canada Businesses and Nonprofits in Multiple Provinces to Improve Op...

Deadline Ongoing

Financial assistance to New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, and Prince Edward Island businesses and nonprofit organizations seeking to expand or improve their operations. Applicants must contact their local program office prior to submitting an application. The Business Development Program (BDP) can...

GrantWatch ID#: 165658

Grants and Loans to Canada Local Agencies for Activities that Improve Environmental Quality

Deadline Ongoing

Grants and loans to Canada municipal governments, municipality-owned corporations, and private-sector entities for activities to protect the environment. Funding is intended to support projects that improve water, soil, and air quality, and reduce the emission of greenhouse gases. Requests will be accepted for capital proj...

GrantWatch ID#: 184054

Grants to Canada Youth to Implement Community Improvement Projects

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Canada youth for service-related community benefit projects. Funding is intended for youth between the ages of 15 and 30 to implement innovative community improvement ideas. Funding is also intended to provide youth with the opportunity to identify an issue, propose a solution, and implement it at the local level...

GrantWatch ID#: 184199

Grants to Saskatchewan, Manitoba, and Alberta Nonprofits and Businesses to Support Operation...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Saskatchewan, Manitoba, and Alberta nonprofit organizations and businesses in the seafood processing industry for support in the wake of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended to help organizations maintain operations. Focus areas include worker health and safety, plant operations, market r...

GrantWatch ID#: 190868

Grants to New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, and Newfoundland and Labrador No...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, and Newfoundland and Labrador nonprofit organizations and businesses for support in the aftermath of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended to help organizations in the fish and seafood processing industry.

GrantWatch ID#: 190870

Grants to Ontario Businesses and Nonprofits in Eligible Locations for Support Due to the COV...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Ontario businesses and nonprofit organizations in eligible locations for support due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Funding is intended for applicants that have been negatively impacted by the current health crises. Eligible applicants are located, or provide services, in Northern Ontario.

GrantWatch ID#: 190871

Grants to Canada Qualified Donees to Address Critical Needs Resulting from the Coronavirus Cr...

Deadline 07/27/20

Grants to Canada qualified donees to support vulnerable populations impacted by the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Grants are intended to assist organizations that deliver services to residents who are disproportionately affected by the the health, social, and economic impacts of the pandemic. Eligible projects addr...

GrantWatch ID#: 189989

Grants to Ontario Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Municipalities to Improve the Service Network...

Deadline 07/30/20

Grants to Ontario nonprofit organizations, for-profit corporations, municipalities, and Indigenous organizations to improve the service network for victims of human trafficking. Preference will be given to activities managed by survivors of human trafficking and activities focused on children and youth.

GrantWatch ID#: 190892

Grants to Canada IHEs, Nonprofits, and Individuals for Humanities and Social Sciences Resear...

Deadline 08/01/20

Grants of up to $25,000 and grants of up to $50,000 to Canada nonprofit organizations, post-secondary institutions, and qualifying individuals for outreach activities and events that engage audiences in the social sciences and humanities research. Funding is intended to support targeted, short-term knowledge mobilization e...

GrantWatch ID#: 180893

Grants to Canada Museums, Historic Sites, Archives, and Indigenous Organizations for Support ...

Deadline 09/01/20

Grants to Canada nonprofit and municipal museums, historic sites, archives, and Indigenous organizations for assistance during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended to support museums that are impacted by the pandemic and to allow them to care for and retain the accessibility of their heritage colle...

GrantWatch ID#: 190910

Grants to Canada Aboriginal Artists, Nonprofits, and For-Profits for Artistic Creation, Event...

Deadline 09/23/20

Grants to Canada Inuit, Metis, and First Nations artists, arts professionals, groups, nonprofits, and for-profit organizations for artistic projects and activities across a broad range of disciplines, including research, mentorships, and exhibitions. Applicants must register online at least 30 days prior to the deadline.

GrantWatch ID#: 177876

Grants to Canada Nonprofits to Share Innovative and Effective Methods of Teaching a Second L...

Deadline 10/15/20

Grants to Canada nonprofit organizations and nonprofit professional associations to share innovative and effective methods of teaching a second language in communities, provinces, and territories throughout the country. Funding is intended for the dissemination of tools and knowledge to support the teaching of English and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 160837

Grants to Canada Public Elementary and Secondary Schools for Artist-Led Cultural Programs in ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of $1,500 per year to Quebec public elementary and secondary schools for artist-facilitated cultural programs in minority communities. Funding is intended for artist-led programs that develop the creative capacity of students, teachers, and the community, and lead to improved learning, well-being, and socio-economic...

GrantWatch ID#: 186514

Grants to Canada Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies to Honor Military Veterans

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $10,000 to Canada nonprofits, for-profits, and government agencies to honor veterans of the Canadian military. Funding will support commemorative events as well as the development of commemorative learning materials. All projects must address the sacrifices and achievements of ind...

GrantWatch ID#: 160400

Grants to Canada Nonprofits and Agencies for Construction and Improvements of Arts and Herit...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Canada nonprofits, agencies, and Aboriginal people's organizations to improve arts and heritage facilities. Interested applicants are required to first contact a program officer. Funding is intended to support the renovation, improvement, and construction of facilities, as well as the acquisition of specialized e...

GrantWatch ID#: 173822

Grants to USA, Canada, and International IHEs, For-Profits, and Agencies for Health Research...

Deadline 08/13/20 LOI Date: 07/29/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International IHEs, biotechnology companies, foundations, government agencies, research institutes, and military-related institutions to support health research and human clinical trials. A letter of intent is required before submitting a full application. Specific approvals may be required by th...

GrantWatch ID#: 189628

Awards to Canada Writers and Translators to Recognize Outstanding Contributions to the Field...

Deadline 09/01/20

Awards of $10,000 to Canada writers and translators to recognize outstanding contributions to the field of literary works related to Japan. Eligible genres include poetry, drama, fiction, and non-fiction. Nominations are open to authors of original books about Japan, Japanese themes, or themes that promote mutual understan...

GrantWatch ID#: 189500

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

Deadline 09/15/20

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

Deadline 09/28/20

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

Grants to Canada Nonprofits, Groups, Tribes, and Aboriginal Agencies to Support Heritage and...

Deadline 09/30/20

Grants to Canada nonprofit organizations and groups, band and tribal councils, and Aboriginal government agencies and organizations to support festivals that present heritage performers, artists, and artisans. Funding is intended for recurring festivals, including those that celebrate LGBTQ2+ communities and Indigenous cul...

GrantWatch ID#: 175189

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

Grants to Canada Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Agencies for History Commemoration and C...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Canada nonprofits, for-profits, educational institutions, and government agencies for projects that celebrate and commemorate historical sites, figures, accomplishments, and events of national significance. Funding will support activities that enhance historical knowledge, engage citizens in commemorative activit...

GrantWatch ID#: 183538

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Scholars to Conduct Research in Health, Scienc...

Deadline 10/01/20

Fellowships of $70,000 per year to USA, Canada, and International scholars to carry out postdoctoral research at IHEs and nonprofit research institutions. Funding is intended for projects in the areas of humanities, social sciences, engineering, natural sciences, and health research. Requests are accepted from Canadian sch...

GrantWatch ID#: 159822

Grants to Canada Publishers and Arts Groups, Collectives, and Organizations to Translate Loca...

Deadline 10/21/20

Grants to Canada publishers and arts groups, collectives, and organizations to translate local works. Applicants are required to create an account in the online grants portal several weeks prior to applying. Funding is intended for the translation of theater and literary works into English, French, or Aboriginal (First Nat...

GrantWatch ID#: 177884

Grants to Canada Organizations, Groups, and Artists for Arts Projects

Deadline 10/22/20

Grants to Canada organizations, groups, and individual artists for arts projects. Applicants must register a minimum of 30 days prior to submitting a proposal. Funding may be used to support all aspects of the creative process. Grant funds may be used to support artistic research, creation, project development, remounts, p...

GrantWatch ID#: 186644

Grants to Canada Organizations and Groups for Projects to Promote the Arts Industry

Deadline 11/09/20

Grants to Canada organizations and groups for projects that impact the art industry. Interested applicants are required to register on the portal a minimum of 1 month prior to submitting a proposal. Funding is intended to support activities and initiatives that advance the cause of Canadian artists. Eligible projects inclu...

GrantWatch ID#: 177879