Other Funding Opportunities

Canada Council for the Arts

The Canada Council for the Arts is offering artists and organizations New Chapter – 2017 and Beyond grants ($50,000 to $500,000) to support the creation and sharing of exceptional artistic and literary works.
Deadline: October 31, 2016.


Canadian Heritage

The department of Canadian Heritage is accepting applications under the Canada 150 Fund for projects above $15,000.
Deadline: Application for projects of $50,000 or less must be submitted before October 21, 2016


Community Foundations of Canada

Community foundations across the country are currently accepting applications for projects/events through the Community Fund for Canada’s 150th. Grants from the Fund may range from $100 to $15,000 and deadlines vary according to each local community foundation.


Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council

The Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council is offering Connecting for Canada’s 150th grants ($7,000 to $25,000) to support sesquicentennial-related initiatives organized by postsecondary institutions and scholars, and other outreach activities (up to $50,000).
Deadlines: November 1, 2016 and February 1, 2017


The Rick Hansen Foundation

In partnership with the Government of Canada, The Rick Hansen Foundation is awarding up to $30,000 for accessibility infrastructure improvement projects across Canada in 2017 through its Barrier Buster Fund. Application guidelines will be available September 19th.

Contact Lison Daubigeon and visit this webpage for more information.