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CCRC Child Rights Award

Awards to Canada Individuals, Businesses,
IHEs, & Agencies for Supporting Children's Rights

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

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Canadian Coalition for the Rights of Children

Deadline Date:

09/30/15

Description:

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Awards and recognition to Canada nonprofits, businesses, agencies, IHEs, groups, and individuals including children and youth supportive of promoting or protecting children's rights. Candidates can be nominated for one of several awards based on their projects or efforts related to one or more children's rights.

Awards should be given to persons or groups that have been outstanding in promoting or protecting children’s rights. It is not necessary to provide an award in each category every year. In exceptional circumstances the same award may be presented to two recipients. Current CCRC board members are excluded from receiving awards.

There are four categories of awards:

1. Children’s Rights Champion: for work that makes a significant difference in the lives of children and advances respect for their rights.

2. Children’s Rights Trailblazer: for original approaches that model rights-consistent activities.

3. Children’s Rights Supporter: for individuals or companies who provide resources or support to promote children’s rights.

4. Children’s Rights Youth Voice Award: for a child or young person or group of children/young people who exercise voice and participation to advance the fulfillment of Article 12 of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 161699

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Recipients will receive a certificate, be honored in an appropriate way, and be publicly recognized through the CCRC website and newsletter.

Eligibility:

  • Domestic public or private and non-profit entities
  • Faith-based Organizations
  • For profit organizations other than small businesses
  • Institutions of Higher Education; IHE(s)
  • Open to all responsible sources
  • Parochial Schools
  • Private Schools
  • Public Schools
  • See RFP and/or Grant Guidelines for full eligibility
  • Single entities
  • Small businesses
  • Students
  • Teachers

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Award recipients may be:
-Individuals
-Educational institutions
-Businesses
-Youth groups
-Community groups
-Public agencies
-Nominations of children and young people

Anyone may nominate a recipient.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Defence for Children International – Canada
20 Spadina Road, Toronto, ON M5R 2S7
Attention: Agnes Samler

Email: agnes.samler@dci-canada.org

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Geographic Focus:

Canada: Alberta;   British Columbia;   Manitoba;   New Brunswick;   Newfoundland and Labrador;   Northwest Territories;   Nova Scotia;   Nunavut;   Ontario;   Prince Edward Island;   Quebec;   Saskatchewan;   Yukon;

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