Municipality of the District of West Hants (MWH), Parks and Recreation Department
03/12/20 4:00 PM
Grants and in-kind support to Nova Scotia nonprofit organizations, clubs, and cultural groups in eligible regions to support recreational projects, programs, and activities for the benefit of local residents. Funding may be requested for capital support, program support, special events, and leadership development. Applicants may also request in-kind grants in support of recreational activities. Programs must benefit the residents of the Municipality of West Hants.
The Recreation Grant Program is designed to support building the capacity of the voluntary sector by providing financial support to assist community volunteer organizations with the creation and expansion of recreation programs, events and facilities within the Municipality of the District of West Hants.
Grants available for recreation groups:
Municipal In-Kind Contribution
Priority will be given to projects which are most consistent with the Municipality of West Hants integrated Community Sustainability Plan (March 2010), Municipality of the Districts of West Hants Active Living Strategy 2018 - 2020, Trails Plan (November 2013), Active Transportation Plan (April 2015) and Parks and Open Space plan (2016).
All grant and contribution programs are overseen by the Grants and Contributions Policy available in Supporting Documents below.
GrantWatch ID#: 167399
-Capital Grants: $1,500 Maximum
-Program Grant: $750 Maximum
-Special Event: $750 Maximum
-Leadership: $750 Maximum
-Municipal In-Kind Contribution: The value of the in-kind contribution must be less than $1,000.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Parks & Recreation Grant Application 2020: https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=CMFoEhOAqkWgCwv5hMoQ-VKUw1GWiENAkGQw-UqlTOhURUFHUUdERzBLOVgyNTdCQzJIN1UzUEwzWi4u
Please Note: This application requires that you email digital documents. Email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Subject of email: 2020 General Grant - "Your Organization Name"
In-Kind Contribution Grant Application 2020: https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=CMFoEhOAqkWgCwv5hMoQ-VKUw1GWiENAkGQw-UqlTOhURTJTMlFFNlVXUUxVWDY5WTRYNDZJR0M2Ni4u
Director of Parks & Recreation
Parks & Recreation
Municipality of the District of West Hants
76 Morison Dr.
P.O. Box 3000
Windsor, NS B0N 2T0
Municipality of the District of West Hants
Canada: Nova Scotia;
Fundraising opportunity for USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations to host a jazz concert held in honor of their organization or cause. Applicants must contact the funding source prior to applying. In addition to funds raised through concert ticket sales
Grants to USA, Canada, and International independent filmmakers for feature-length film projects. Funding is intended to support projects at any production phase from development through post-production. Priority will be given to applications from early career and emerg
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
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
Grant of $9,000 to a USA, Canada, or International early-career psychologist for child psychology research projects. The purpose of the program is for research and demonstration projects that foster an understanding of the relationship between self-identity and scholast
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
Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International researchers for research on reproductive biology in mammals and its relation to fertility regulation. Eligible expenses include fringes, institutional overhead, and stipends. Funding is intended to support early-career resea
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
Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International PhD, MD, and postdoctoral researchers working in a USA lab for cancer research projects. Emphasis is placed on projects addressing causes and/or treatment. Funding is intended to support young promising scientists at a criti
Grants to USA, Canada, and International graduate students and postdoctoral fellows for assistance in establishing careers as investigators in the field of neurofibromatosis. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to applying. Grant recipients will receive two