Soul of the City Neighbour Grants

2017 APPLICATIONS ARE NOW BEING ACCEPTED

Grants of $10,000 so that Calgarians can put into action their idea to improve, enhance, or revitalize their community or neighbourhood.  Five winning applications will be awarded a $10,000 Soul of the City Neighbour Grant and the opportunity to share their project story with the community.


Key Dates

January 9, 2017                  Soul of the City Neighbour Grants application opens.

March 15, 2017                   Soul of the City Neighbour Grants application closes.  Only applications received by Calgary                                                             Foundation no later than midnight on March 15 will be considered.

Late March 2017                  Finalists are selected, notified, and offered a coaching session on how to present their project.

Mid-April 2017                     Finalists present their project in front of a live audience at the Soul of the City Neighbour Grants event.                                               The five projects that win the most audience votes will be awarded a grant of $10,000.

May 1- Sept 30, 2017           Grant recipients carry out their projects


Full details on our Soul of the City Neighbour Grants

Download a 2017 Soul of the City Neighbour Grant application.

For inspiration, watch videos produced by Freshwater Creative of our 2014 and 2016 Soul of the City Neighbour Grants project winners. Or reference our TIPS for grassroots projects.