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.
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.