Find Nonprofit and Small Business Grants

Advance Search

Only Available for Paid Subscribers
Clear Filters
Search Filters

Archaeology and Palaeontology Research Grant

Grants to Saskatchewan Nonprofits, Agencies and
Individuals for Field-Based Archeology Projects

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

Add to My Calendar 

Saskatchewan Heritage Foundation

Deadline Date:

01/15/16 Postmark or electronic submission


Request a Grant Writer

Grants to Saskatchewan nonprofits, for-profits, agencies, First Nations, and individuals to fund new field-based projects and analysis of archeological or paleontological collection(s) in order to develop an understanding of the extent and nature of the sites. Research must be original.

Eligible expenses:
- Contracted personnel - Fees and expenses for contracted personnel with specialized expertise
- Travel, accommodation and sustenance costs - In-province travel, accommodation and sustenance costs
- Equipment and materials - Rental of specialized equipment and/or materials necessary for the research. (e.g. equipment related to geophysical and aerial characterization of a site)
- Artifact analysis - Costs associated with analysis of artifacts, specimens and/or samples.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 166522

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

- Applications will be considered from municipalities, First Nations, incorporated not-for-profit organizations, private individuals and corporations.
- Out-of-province applicants may apply for direct project costs related to the investigation of a Saskatchewan heritage resource.
- Agencies of the Provincial or Federal government are not eligible.

Ineligible Expenses
- Salaries - Salaries and benefits of the grant applicant and/or employees of the institution sponsoring the project are not eligible for funding assistance.
- Work prior to the Adjudication / Notification Deadline - Any work undertaken previous to the adjudication/ notification deadline is not eligible for funding assistance.
- Costs for preparation of the application - All costs associated with the preparation of the application are the responsibility of the applicant.
- Top-Up Funds - Applicants may not ‘top-up’ an approved award in a subsequent deadline to move them closer to the SHF’s funding of 50% for a project, and/or a particular phase of a project.

The SHF does not fund the following at this time:
• Community and/or family histories
• Publications
• Educational workshops
• Promotional material
• Genealogy studies
• Artifact purchase or restoration
• Collections purchase or restoration multiyear requests.

Pre-Application Information:

Saskatchewan Heritage Foundation Staff provide support to the grant applicant in advance of an application deadline by directing the applicant to information and potential funding sources, and clarifying aspects of the application as needed. Applicants are encouraged to contact the Saskatchewan Heritage Foundation well in advance of an application deadline.

Contact Information:

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

Kyle R. Franz - Manager

Suzanne Pambrun - Grants & Finance Officer

Research Program
Saskatchewan Heritage Foundation
Main Floor - 3211 Albert Street
Regina, SK S4S 5W6

URL for Full Text (RFP):

Geographic Focus:

Canada: Saskatchewan;

Suggested Grants:

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofit Charitable Organizations to Impact Public Policy in a Var...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and Canada nonprofit charitable organizations to impact public policy in a variety of national and international issues. In previous years, grants have been awarded for general operations and project support to think tanks, national councils, judicial orga

GrantWatch ID#: 125864

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits for Programs that Enhance the Quality of Life in Eligibl...

Deadline 09/30/21

Grants to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations in multiple states and provinces to improve the quality of life in eligible regions. Funding is intended to address priority areas of diversity, equity, and inclusion; workforce development; civic and cultural growth; hum

GrantWatch ID#: 129040

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits for Projects to Protect Wildlife and Natural Habitats

Deadline 10/01/21

Grants of up to $3,000 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations for projects to protect wildlife and natural habitats. Funding is intended for campaigns to save specific species and ecosystems. Eligible activities include public policy work, litigation, advocacy, and d

GrantWatch ID#: 129644

Grants to USA and Canada Low-Income Individuals and Families for Financial Assistance

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and Canada individuals and families with low-income for financial assistance. Types of assistance include financial support to offset emergency expenses or to cover the cost of regular monthly bills. Funding is intended for workers and households that are

GrantWatch ID#: 131400

In-Kind Grants of Educational Software to USA, Canada, and International Teachers

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind grants of software and training to USA, Canada, and International educators. The purpose of this program is to give teachers access to educational software that will help their students practice and master math facts. Grantees may use the software with one class

GrantWatch ID#: 137262

Grants to Canada Nonprofit Indigenous Organizations, Agencies, and Museums for Projects that ...

Deadline 11/01/21

Grants to Canada nonprofit Indigenous organizations, agencies, and museums for projects to promote education and preservation of Indigenous culture. Applicants are required to contact the funding source prior to submitting a proposal. The purpose of this program is to s

GrantWatch ID#: 137573

Grants to Saskatchewan Schools, Groups, and Organizations to Implement Physical Activity Pro...

Deadline 01/31/22

Grants to Saskatchewan schools, groups, and community organizations to implement programs that increase play opportunities for youth. Funding is intended to encourage youth to take responsibility for planning and implementing play activities for their peers, to increase

GrantWatch ID#: 138000

Grants and In-Kind Support to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Local Organizati...

Deadline 11/01/21 LOI Date: 09/30/21

Grants and in-kind support to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit and local organizations that are working to improve the quality of life and support equal opportunities for people with hearing impairments. Applicants are required to submit an LOI prior to a full g

GrantWatch ID#: 138387

Grants to Canadian Registered Charities and Individuals for Outdoor Safety Education

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $2,500 to Canadian registered charities and individuals to promote outdoor safety. Funding may be used to train and educate youth and outdoor leaders on risk avoidance, and to provide activities to facilitate communication among youth, leaders, and paren

GrantWatch ID#: 139039

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International IHEs for Research Studies on Fragile X Syndrome

Deadline 02/01/22

Fellowships of $45,000 per year to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit educational institutions for postdoctoral research programs on Fragile X syndrome. A letter of intent is required prior to submitting a full proposal. The program aims to advance studies that se

GrantWatch ID#: 139422