Academic Perseverance Grant

Grants to Montreal, Quebec Organizations Addressing
the Developmental Needs of Children and Youth

GrantWatch ID#: 177305
Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Silver Dollar Foundation


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Grants to Montreal, Quebec organizations and schools for programs that support academic success and development for children and youth. A Letter of Inquiry must be submitted before applying. Funding is intended to support programs that help young people from all walks of life learn, build confidence, and contribute to their communities. Eligible projects are those that are creative, forward-thinking, and focused on long-term impact.

The Silver Dollar Foundation supports organizations on the Island of Montreal who provide personalized support to young people and their families, take a collaborative approach, and aim to address the root causes that may put a young person’s development in jeopardy.

Criteria for proposals:

– Strong link to schools and community partners
– Participation in relevant local and regional networks
– Individualized attention

The Silver Dollar Foundation will work with organizations that:
– Are registered charities
– Have programs focused on the Island of Montreal
– Have a solid reputation in the philanthropic and nonprofit communities
– Have proven financial management
– Have strong board engagement and sound governance

Eligible organizations are invited to submit a letter of inquiry.

Granting decisions will be made and communicated in March 2017.

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Letters of intent and supporting documents (Annual Report, audited financial statements, newsletter, etc.) should be sent to:

The Silver Dollar Foundation
PO Box 55016
RPO Fairmount
Montreal, Quebec
H2T 3E2


The Island of Montreal

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Canada: Quebec

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