Types of Grants

Neighbour Grants

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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.

Connect with Calgary and area’s network of people building belonging and well-being at the neighbourhood and community level.

Grant Request Process at a Glance

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

Use the Application Form template provided. 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.

Application Template

We look at applications about ten times a year. Next deadlines:

March 14 – with results announced late March

April 12 – with results announced late April

May 17 – with results announced late May

June 14 – with results announced late June

No applications will be reviewed in July 2023

Neighbour Grants Guidelines

Tips for Grassroots Projects

Application Form

Neighbour Grants Final Project Report

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