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Federal Government Grants

Number of Grants: 36
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...

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...

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...

Grants to Canada Aboriginal Artists, Nonprofits, and For-Profits for Artistic Career Development
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $3,000 to Canada Inuit, Metis, and First Nation artists, for-profits, and nonprofit organizations for career-advancing artistic activities. Funding may be used for production materials, career and artistic development activities, and...

Grants to Canada Artists, Arts Professionals, and Arts Organizations for International Travel
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $30,000 to Canada artists, arts professionals, and arts organizations to support travel costs associated with international activities. Travel may be for international networking, marketing opportunities, exhibitions, presentations, ...

Grants to Canada Publishers and Literary Magazines to Promote Works by Canadian Authors
Deadline: 10/10/17

Grants of up to $30,000 to Canada creative writing magazine and literary book publishers for projects that promote works by Canadian authors. Applicants must register online at least 30 days prior to the deadline. First-time applicants are encourage...

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Arts Organizations to Promote Canadian Artists Internationally
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $30,000 to USA, Canada, and International arts organizations, artist-run centers, festivals, touring networks, presenters, publishers, management agencies, art dealers, and festivals for the promotion of Canadian artists and their wo...

Grants to Canada Individual Artists or Arts Groups for Planning Creative Art Projects
Deadline: 11/15/17

Grants of up to $25,000 per year to Canada individual artists or artistic groups and organizations for support in the initial planning stages of creative art projects. Applicants are encouraged to speak with the funding source prior to submitting a ...

Grants to Canada Organizations and Groups to Strengthen Arts Industry Networks and Opportunities
Deadline: 12/15/17

Grants to Canada organizations, agencies, groups, and collectives for projects that strengthen the arts sector. Applicants must register online at least 30 days prior to the deadline. First-time applicants are encouraged to contact a program officer...

Grants to Canada Aboriginal Artists, Groups, and Organizations for Artistic Works and Presentations
Deadline: 12/21/17

Grants to Canada Inuit, First Nations, and Metis artists, arts professional, collectives, nonprofits, for-profits, and groups for long-term projects in the arts. First-time applicants are encouraged to contact program staff prior to applying. Applic...

Grants to Canada Individuals and Organizations to Promote Career Development in the Arts
Deadline: 09/30/17

Grants of up to $10,000 to Canada arts professionals and arts networking or sector building organizations to promote the professional development of individuals in the arts. Applicants must register online at least 30 days prior to applying. First-t...

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Theater Organizations and Publishers to Translate Canadian Works
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA, Canada, and International theater organizations, multidisciplinary arts organizations, and publishers to translate Canadian dramatic and literary works to languages accessible to an international audience. Eligible ac...

Grants to Canada Individual Artists and Groups for Career Development in any Artistic Discipline
Deadline: 09/30/17

Grants of up to $10,000 to Canada artists, curators, groups, and collectives for a range of professional and career development opportunities. Applicants are encouraged to discuss proposals with program staff prior to applying. All applicants must b...

Grants to Canada Arts Companies, Groups, and Organizations to Translate Dramatic and Literary Works
Deadline: 10/20/17

Grants of up to $25,000 to Canada theater companies, publishers, and other arts companies, groups, organizations, and collectives to translate literary and dramatic works into languages that are accessible to Canadian audiences. Applicants must regi...

Grants to Canada Artists, Arts Professionals, and Organizations for International Arts Residencies
Deadline: 10/31/17

Grants of up to $20,000 to Canada artists, curators, arts professionals, groups, collectives, and artistic organizations to take advantage of international residency opportunities. Applicants must register online at least thirty days prior to the de...

Grants to Canada Aboriginal Artists, Nonprofits, and For-Profits for Artistic Creation, Events, and Development
Deadline: 09/21/17

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. Applicants must register online at least 30 days...

Grants to USA Local Governments and Nonprofits to Integrate the Arts into Community Revitalization
Conference Date: 07/24/17
Deadline: 09/25/17

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA and territories nonprofits and local governments for collaborative arts engagement, design, and cultural planning projects. Applicants must register or renew the required account by August 21 and submit the required...

Grants to USA Agricultural Producers in Western States to Advance Sustainable Agricultural Practices
Deadline: 12/06/17

Grants of up to $20,000 and grants of up to $25,000 to USA agricultural producers in multiple western states and Pacific territories to promote sustainable practices and improve operations. Eligible states and territories include Alaska, Arizona, Ca...

Grants to Canada Public-Private Partnerships to Preserve Waterfowl and Migratory Bird Habitats
Deadline: 08/25/17

Grants to Canada public-private partnerships for the long-term conservation of wetlands and related upland habitats in order to protect waterfowl, as well as other migratory birds associated with wetland habitat. Applicants must submit their proposa...

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, Agencies, and Individuals for Innovative Agricultural Research
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, government agencies, and individuals for innovative agricultural research that will position the nation at the forefront of global agriculture. Proposals are invited for high-potential research addressing...

Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, Employer Associations, and Tribes to Develop and Deliver Occupational Safety Tra...
Deadline: 08/28/17

Grants to USA nonprofits, including labor unions, community-based and faith-based organizations, IHEs, employer associations, Indian tribes and tribal organizations, and Native and Native Hawaiian entities, to develop and/or deliver health and occup...

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Farmers, Associations, and Corporations for Domestic Farmworker Housing
Deadline: 09/11/17

Grants and loans to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, farmers, farmers associations, and family farm corporations to provide farmworkers with off-farm housing and related facilities. Funding is available to construct, improve, repair...

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

Grants 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 sac...

Grants to USA Veterans to Construct, Purchase, or Renovate Homes to Accommodate Disabilities
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to USA military service members and veterans with disabilities that require special housing adaptations. Individuals may be entitled to a grant for the construction or purchase of an adapted home. Funding is also available for the modificatio...

Grants to USA IHEs, Nonprofits, For-Profits and Agencies for Scientific Conferences Relating to Public Health
Deadline: 09/07/17

Grants to USA and territories IHEs, nonprofits, for-profits, and government agencies to support high-quality scientific conferences related to public health. A conference is defined as a seminar, symposium, workshop, or any other formal, organized m...

Grants to USA, Canada, and International IHEs, Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies to Study Infant Disease Tra...
Deadline: 09/07/17

Grants to USA, Canada, and International IHEs, nonprofit organizations, for-profit organizations, and government agencies for medical research addressing non-HIV infections transmitted to infants through pregnancy, breastfeeding, labor, and delivery...

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, For-Profits, and IHEs for International Development
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits, for-profits, and IHEs to pilot and test creative international development strategies. Applications for initiatives that solve projects and scale-up promising innovations are invited. The goal of ...

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, Agencies, Individuals for Collaborative Mathematical Sciences Resea...
Deadline: 09/13/17

Grants to USA nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, government agencies, and individuals for collaborative research projects to solve major challenges within the discipline of mathematical sciences. Groups may include mathematicians and statisticians, as w...

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Postdocs for Research in Health, Sciences, and the Humanities
Deadline: 09/20/17

Fellowships providing $70,000 annually to USA, Canada, and International scholars to carry out postdoctoral research at IHEs and other nonprofit research institutions. This application is open to Canadian scholars for fellowships at Canadian or inte...

Fellowships to Canada New Scholars to Develop a Research Base in Social Sciences or Humanities
Deadline: 09/20/17

Fellowships of $40,500 per year to Canada scholars in order to establish a research base in the fields of social sciences and humanities. Funding is intended to support promising new Canadian scholars at an important time in their research careers. ...

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...

Fellowships to USA Graduate Students for STEM and STEM Education Degrees
Deadline: 10/23/17

Fellowships to USA and territories students to support doctoral or master’s degree research in the STEM fields, as well as STEM education. This program selects students early in their graduate careers according to a demonstrated potential for sign...

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Economic Development in Economically Distressed Regions
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofits, government agencies, IHEs, tribes, and district organizations to support economic development and job creation in economically distressed regions throughout the country. Applicants are strongly encouraged to contact the rel...

Grants to USA Teachers, Scholars, and Writers for Advanced Humanities Research
Deadline: 09/27/17

Grants of $6,000 to USA individual teachers, scholars, and researchers to carry out advanced humanities research to benefit the academic community or general audiences. Applicants must complete the required online registrations by September 13. Con...

Grants to USA Organic Producers and Handlers to Reimburse Organic Certification Costs
Deadline: 10/31/17

Grants of up to $750 to USA and territories organic farmers and handlers to defray costs associated with organic certification. Qualifying producers may request reimbursement on paid certification costs from their state agency. Categories eligible f...

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Agencies for Deafness and Communication Disorders Research
Deadline: 10/16/17

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, and government agencies for research to improve health outcomes for individuals living with deafness or communication disorders. Support is available for health services and effectiveness ...