Types of Grants

Neighbour Grants

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Our Neighbour Grants program is celebrating 20 years!

Neighbour Grants offers up to $7,500 to help people build their sense of inclusive belonging in their own neighbourhoods and communities.

To qualify for a Neighbour Grant:

  • Registered charities must use a community development approach and have meaningful project leadership roles for grassroots people from the project community.
  • If your group is not a registered charity, call us to discuss grant options.

Fill out and submit your application:

  • Use the Application Form template below. Fill it in and save it, then email it to us at the address provided on the form. Or print it and get it to us by fax or ground mail. Applications must arrive by the date and time listed for that deadline.

 

Grant Request Process at a Glance

We accept and review applications regularly.  Check “Next Deadlines” below to see the next two deadlines coming up.

Julie Black, Citizen Engagement Associate | 403-802-7720

Use the Application Form template below. Fill it in and save it, then email it to us at the address provided on the form. Or print it and get it to us by fax or ground mail. Make sure you make the deadline listed. And if you want us to review it first, please contact us to see when you’d need to submit it by.

Mid Autumn cycle: Applications must be received by October 9 by 4 PM, for results the week of October 19, 2020

Late Autumn cycle: Applications must be received by November 6 by 4 PM, for results the week of November 16, 2020

Early Winter cycle: Applications must be received by January 4 by 4 PM, for results the week of January 11, 2021

Neighbour Grants Guidelines

Tips for Grassroots Projects

Application Form

Neighbour Grants Final Project Report

20 years / 20 stories   This 20th anniversary magazine shines a light on people who build trust and connections in their everyday communities.