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Ontario Economic Development Grants:  49 Economic Development Grants for Ontario.

Grants to encourage economic development, support construction, non-construction, technical assistance, new ideas and creative approaches to advance economic prosperity in distressed communities.

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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Investigators to Research USA Health Care Reform Out...

Deadline 11/15/18 LOI Date: 08/20/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International scholars and investigators at the Ph.D. (or equivalent) level to conduct research projects to understand the various effects of the health care reforms made in the USA in 2010. A Letter of Inquiry must be submitted by August 20, 2018. Questions on the LOI process should be submitte...

GrantWatch ID#: 175593

Grants to Meaford, Ontario Nonprofits for Projects, Programs, and Events that Promote Commun...

Deadline 08/31/18

Grants to Meaford, Ontario nonprofit organizations for civic events, festivals, projects, and programs that enhance the local community. Eligible requests are those that align with the funding source's strategic priorities of strengthening the community by providing services and events to the residents and visitors of the ...

GrantWatch ID#: 138338

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Science, Philosophy, Character Devel...

Deadline 01/31/19 LOI Date: 08/31/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations and IHEs for charitable work and innovative projects and research. A funding inquiry is due August 31, 2018. Funding is intended for projects in the areas of science and the big questions, character virtue development, individual freedom and free markets, ex...

GrantWatch ID#: 171288
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Individuals to Aid Underprivileged C...

Deadline 12/17/18 LOI Date: 09/14/18

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 14, 2018. A particular focus will be given to those demographics that have been overlooked and/or mar...

GrantWatch ID#: 174694
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Award to Canadian Aboriginal for Entrepreneurial Leadership

Deadline 09/15/18

Award of $10,000 to a Canadian individual of Aboriginal descent for demonstrated initiative in the field of business. Funding is intended to reward a young resident of Métis, Inuit or First Nation ancestry for a business enterprise that will inspire advancement in the national economy. The National Youth Entrepreneurs...

GrantWatch ID#: 182263
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Grants to Canada Researchers Affiliated with IHEs for Collaborative Social Sciences and Huma...

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants ranging from $7,000 to $25,000 to Canada researchers affiliated with qualifying postsecondary institutions for collaborative social sciences and humanities research. This program provides short-term support for partnered research endeavors that will inform decision making at a single partner organization from the pu...

GrantWatch ID#: 182338
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Grants to Ontario Nonprofits and Individuals for Programs that Benefit the Town of Gananoque

Deadline 09/20/18

Grants of up to $20,000 to Ontario nonprofit organizations and individuals for programs and projects that benefit the Town of Gananoque. Organizations can apply for support for a specific project or event that strengthens the community or support for organizational development. Individuals may apply for assistance with new...

GrantWatch ID#: 175533

Grants to Windsor, Ontario Nonprofits and Individuals for Arts and Cultural Projects and Act...

Deadline 09/21/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to Windsor, Ontario nonprofit arts and cultural organizations and individuals to enhance arts and cultural opportunities for local residents. Applicants must consult with program staff prior to applying. The purpose of this program is to invest in the community’s creative economy. Mission for t...

GrantWatch ID#: 173486
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Grants to Canada IHE Faculty Members to Partner with For-Profits for the Transfer of Technol...

Deadline 09/24/18

Grants to Canada IHE faculty members to partner with companies, researcher-owned companies, and early-stage investment groups to support the transfer of technology originating from IHEs. This program seeks to support research and development projects demonstrating technology transfer potential. Objective: The objec...

GrantWatch ID#: 160240
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Grants to USA, Ontario, Puerto Rico, and International Nonprofits in Eligible Areas to Benef...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants starting at $2,500 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, Maryland, Massachusetts, New York, Ohio, Tennessee, and Texas. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180321
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Grants to Thunder Bay, Ontario Nonprofits to Host Sports Events, Festivals, and Championships

Deadline 10/05/18

Grants to Thunder Bay, Ontario nonprofit organizations to host events that will contribute to the local economy, develop sports, enhance volunteerism, and showcase community pride. Applications are invited from local organizers seeking assistance for bidding and startup costs associated with hosting sport events, inaugural...

GrantWatch ID#: 159233
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Youth Education and Career Develo...

Deadline 10/17/18

Grants ranging from $30,000 to $50,000 to Arizona, New Mexico, Texas, Alberta, British Columbia, and Ontario nonprofits for projects that promote educational and career success for vulnerable youth in communities where the funding source operates. Funding is intended to promote educational opportunities in the areas of K-...

GrantWatch ID#: 176244
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Grants to Ontario Nonprofit Trade and Event Organizations to Grow the Cultural Media Industry

Deadline 11/01/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $60,000 to Ontario nonprofit trade and event organizations for events, activities, and other initiatives that foster growth in the cultural media industry. Funding is available for business development, as well as organizational capacity building. Introduction: The Industry Development...

GrantWatch ID#: 175127
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Grants to Toronto, Ontario Nonprofits for Joint Projects Related to Environment, Performing A...

Deadline 11/06/18

Grants of up to $16,000 to Ontario nonprofit organizations for collaborative initiatives to work on a shared area of interest or challenge within the City of Toronto. Funding is intended to align with one of the following three areas of focus: environment, performing arts, or economic development for low-income populations...

GrantWatch ID#: 182343
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Grants to Toronto Ontario Nonprofits for Professional Development Training of Nonprofit Seni...

Deadline 11/06/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Ontario nonprofit organizations in the City of Toronto to support professional development leadership training opportunities for nonprofit leaders at a recognized leadership institution. Eligible applicants must be leaders of charitable organizations in one of following three areas: environment,...

GrantWatch ID#: 182344
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Grants to Northern Ontario Production Companies for High-Quality Media Projects

Deadline 11/09/18

Grants to Northern Ontario production companies to support high-quality television and film productions. The purpose of this program is to increase media industry jobs and investments in the region. This program seeks to promote the establishment of media industry infrastructure in Northern Ontario. Applications will b...

GrantWatch ID#: 183504

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

Deadline 11/15/18

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 throughout Canada. The goal of this fund is to directly impact artists and su...

GrantWatch ID#: 175217

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 supports events that require significant policing and notification to the ...

GrantWatch ID#: 139756
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Grants to Canada Nonprofits for Programs that Protect the Economic and Social Rights of Resi...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Canada nonprofits for programs that address poverty through policy development, leadership development, and by strengthening connections between civic communities. The Foundation's mission is to create a country in which the economic and social rights of all residents are safeguarded. Maytree seeks proposals t...

GrantWatch ID#: 155595

Grants to Canada IHEs and Companies for Joint Engineering and Natural Sciences Research and ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Canada universities and companies for collaborative research and development in the fields of engineering and natural sciences. Applicants must contact the appropriate officer prior to applying. The purpose of this program is to enable Canadian-based companies to access unique expertise, knowledge, and educationa...

GrantWatch ID#: 155665
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Grants to Canada Science and Engineering Researchers to Form Partnerships with Industry Part...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $25,000 to Canada researchers and administrators based at IHEs, nonprofit organizations, and NGOs to promote academic-industry partnerships in the fields of science and engineering. Applicants must contact their regional office prior to applying. Objectives: Connect Grants...

GrantWatch ID#: 155667
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Grants to Canada IHEs and Industry Partners for Science and Engineering Research and Develop...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $25,000 to Canada colleges and universities to partner with innovative companies for short-term research and development projects. Funding will support the project costs of science and engineering developments that address a company-specific problem. Objectives: Engage Grants are designed to give in...

GrantWatch ID#: 155668
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits in Multiple States for Professional Development for Empl...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA and Canada nonprofits, schools, and agencies in areas where the funding source operates for classes and courses that will improve employees' performance. The professional development must be relevant to the job the employee performs and may be one-day classes or part of a certification program...

GrantWatch ID#: 155787
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Grants to Northwest Territories and Ontario Nonprofits for Education, Training Development, a...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Northwest Territories and Ontario nonprofits for education, business and training development, and conservation programs that benefit the communities in which the funding source does business. Funding is intended to provide donations, sponsorships, and business development seed money to qualified organizations. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 158226

Grants to Northern Ontario Businesses for Startup Activities and Job Creation in Priority Se...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Northern Ontario new businesses to support operations in emerging and existing priority sectors of the economy. Funding may be used for project costs related to the startup of a business that will result in new jobs in the region. Eligible costs include but are not limited to: -Leasehold improvements -New or...

GrantWatch ID#: 158766

Grants to Northern Ontario Established Businesses to Expand Operations and Create Jobs

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Northern Ontario existing businesses that intend to retain or expand their operations within the region to increase productivity, improve competitiveness, grow revenues, export, and create jobs. Applications are invited from businesses operating in a broad range of sectors. Eligible project costs may include but ...

GrantWatch ID#: 158767
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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 free for personal exploration. This program enables interns to live and obse...

GrantWatch ID#: 162018
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Grants to Canada Nonprofits and First Nations Governments for Environment, Social Justice, a...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $10,000 to Canada nonprofits, labor unions, indigenous organizations, and First Nation governments for programs that have measurable results in the areas of environmental sustainability, co-operative principles and practices, and social justice and financial inclusion. More details on the program areas a...

GrantWatch ID#: 162388

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

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 funding source considers requests for operating, program, capital, or endowm...

GrantWatch ID#: 162542
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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 of the following areas: clean water, clean soil, clean air, and climate chan...

GrantWatch ID#: 162738

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Education, Economic Empowerment, and ...

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 human needs. Evaluation criteria include: - Addresses a Significant Socia...

GrantWatch ID#: 162819

Grants to Canada Nonprofits and Businesses to Collaborate with a University on a Research Pr...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Canada nonprofit and for-profit organizations to collaborate with universities for research projects in any sector. Applicants must consult with program staff prior to applying. The purpose of this program is to solve research challenges by engaging academic expertise. This program supports proposals from partner...

GrantWatch ID#: 162825

Grants to Ontario Employers for Workforce Training to Meet Changing Industry Needs

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Ontario employers to support workforce training activities that will meet the needs of the province’s rapidly changing economy. This grant will defray the cost of training provided by a qualifying, third-party provider. Training must take place in Ontario and be provided to employees residing in Ontario. As...

GrantWatch ID#: 163062

Grants to Northern Ontario Nonprofits, Municipalities, and Businesses to Promote Economic Gr...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Northern Ontario nonprofit organizations, IHEs, municipalities, and corporations to support economic growth. Funding in intended to strengthen local business and increase competition and productivity through community partnerships. The Funding Source encourages communities and businesses to become more innovative...

GrantWatch ID#: 164435

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

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 lives of families and individuals in the communities where the funding sour...

GrantWatch ID#: 167087
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits for Education, Environment, Community, and Safety

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations to promote vibrant and strong communities where the funding source has a business presence. Program areas include education and training, environment, community, and safety. The funding source supports activities, initiatives, and events that generate community engagement, m...

GrantWatch ID#: 167553

Raise Money on YouHelp.com for Nonprofits, Small Businesses, Start-ups, Inventions, Veterans, ...

Deadline Ongoing

YouHelp is used to raise money while applying for grants. The 30-days ( 6 weeks) of free tips and templates provided for your 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 "crowd". https://...

GrantWatch ID#: 173609
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals and Groups for Social Justice, Environm...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals and community groups for a broad range of programs and projects. Funding will be provided for programs that address the areas of economic empowerment, animal rights and welfare, the environment and sustainability, health and wellness, youth, schools and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173825
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Grants and In-Kind Support to USA, Canada, and England Immigrants to Israel to Facilitate Re...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and England immigrants to Israel who are interested in moving to Israel’s Southern communities. These grants provide special financial assistance and additional support services to Olim making Aliyah to Southern Israel. Grants are based on financial need as well as the Oleh’s Aliyah plan. These ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173924
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In-Kind Grants of Networking Technology Equipment to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofi...

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. Programs must focus on at least one of the following areas: critical human needs, access to education, and economic empowerment. Id...

GrantWatch ID#: 175303
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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
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Grants to Canada Businesses to Expand their Operations to the Northern Ontario Region

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Canada businesses to expand their operations to the Northern Ontario region in order to stimulate economic growth and create jobs. Applicants must consult with program staff prior to submitting an application. Eligible projects are those that do not unreasonably impact existing Northern Ontario businesses and res...

GrantWatch ID#: 182868

Grants to Northern Ontario Businesses to Assess New Technology Development and Commercializa...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Northern Ontario businesses to identify opportunities for the development of new technology. Consideration will be given to projects that involve research development, as well as the commercialization of new technologies in emerging or existing priority economic sectors. Preference is given to projects fallin...

GrantWatch ID#: 183520

Grants to Northern Ontario Businesses for Research and Pre-Commercialization Activities for ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Northern Ontario businesses to support pre-commercialization activities and applied research to further develop new technologies and move them to market. Qualifying projects involve commercialization or research and development activities for new technologies in the identified targeted sectors. Preference is ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183521

Grants to Northern Ontario Businesses to Scale-Up and Demonstrate Innovative Technologies

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Northern Ontario private companies to reduce the financial and technical risks associated with demonstrating and scaling up innovative and new technologies. This program supports businesses as they prepare for commercial production. Eligible projects involve research and development or commercialization activitie...

GrantWatch ID#: 183522

Grants to Northern Ontario IHEs and Research Institutes to Build Capacity for Industrial Tec...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Northern Ontario colleges, universities, and research institutes to improve research capacity. Qualifying projects involve commercialization or research and development activities for new technologies in emerging or existing priority economic sectors. Preference is given to projects falling under the followin...

GrantWatch ID#: 183523
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Grants to Northern Ontario Nonprofits, IHEs, and Agencies to Develop Economic Infrastructure

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Northern Ontario nonprofit organizations, educational institutions, municipalities, and First Nations for infrastructure projects that will build industry capacity and help create jobs. The purpose of this program is to help the region increase economic development opportunities and invest in strategic infrastruc...

GrantWatch ID#: 183524

Grants to Northern Ontario Nonprofits, IHEs, and Agencies for Events to Promote Economic Dev...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $15,000 to Northern Ontario nonprofit organizations, educational institutions, municipalities, First Nations, and local service boards for events that will promote economic development in the region. Applicants must demonstrate that the proposed event will facilitate job creation, job retention, tourism, in...

GrantWatch ID#: 183525

Grants to Northern Ontario Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies to Provide Internship Posit...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $31,500 to Northern Ontario nonprofit organizations, public agencies, and private sector companies to provide internship positions to recent graduates. The purpose of this program is to build the region’s economic capacity by retaining graduates and offering them full-time employment and training opportu...

GrantWatch ID#: 183526