Community Grants - Community Event Grant

Grants to Canmore, Alberta Nonprofits and Organizations for
Community Events that Promote Economic Development

GrantWatch ID#: 181065
Agency Type:


Town of Canmore

09/29/17 12:00 pm (noon)

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Grants of up to $10,000 to Canmore, Alberta nonprofits and community organizations for events that promote the economic development of the community. Funding is intended to support events that promote the town as a vibrant and engaged community.

Applications will be reviewed and ranked by the Community Grant Selection Committee in accordance with the following criteria:

1) Demonstrated fit with the Town of Canmore’s current vision and goals;
2) Demonstrated fit with purpose of the grant;
3) Benefit to residents of Canmore;
4) Ability to complete the project within 12 months or less (from date of Letter of Agreement), unless an extension is officially granted (see Procedure);
5) Project is new and innovative; and
6) Project budget and timelines are reasonable

Up to $10,000

Projects must be completed within 12 months or less from the date of the Letter of Agreement.

Nonprofits and Community Organizations serving the Canmore area are eligible for funding.

To access the information from the Question and Answer Workshop that took place on April 10, 2017, click here:

The deadline for submissions is April 28, 2017 at 12:00 PM (noon).
There will be an additional deadline on September 29, 2017, at 12:00 PM (noon).

The Community Grant Program will provide up to 50% of the total expenses of a project.

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

Applications can be submitted by email to Lisa Brown, or in person at the Civic Centre front desk.

For more information or to register for the workshop, contact:

Lisa Brown, Manager of Community Social Development
Phone: 403-678-7126

Or call FCSS at 403-678-7125 to register for the conferences.

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