Grants to Canada nonprofit organizations, tribes, and municipal agencies for one-time local events. Funding is intended to support small capital projects accompanying activities that celebrate an important local personality or historical event. Eligible projects may include the restoration of objects, community art projects, community history books, statues, and murals.
Building Communities Through Arts and Heritage – Community Anniversaries component provides funding to local groups for non-recurring local events, with or without a minor capital project.
Funding is available for non-recurring events that mark the 100th anniversary or greater, in increments of 25 years (e.g., 125th, 150th); of a significant local historical event or personality.
Funding includes capital projects. Successful projects may receive funding for events that:
GrantWatch ID#: 177625
- Successful projects may receive up to 100 percent of eligible expenses to a maximum of $200,000.
- Capital projects: up to a maximum amount of $25,000.
Funding is intended for events that will occur during the next calendar year.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Regional offices of the Department of Canadian Heritage:https://www.canada.ca/en/canadian-heritage/contact-us.html
Department of Canadian Heritage
Building Communities Through Arts and Heritage
15 Eddy Street, 8th Floor
TTY: 1-888-997-3123 (toll-free)
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