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Grants, Fellowships, Scholarships, and Conferences for Youths in Canada

A list of the latest, upcoming and past funding announcements, call for proposals, call for applications, requests for proposals from various local and international agencies in Canada.

Applications Open for the Freedom Prize – “Our candidate, their fight”!

Applicants are invited to apply for Freedom Prize – “Our candidate, their fight” which is an opportunity for groups of young people supervised by an adult to highlight the work of a public figure or an organisation and their recent fight for freedom. The Freedom Prize pays homage to all those who fought and continue to fight for the ideal of universal peace, created by the Normandy Region, in partnership with the academic authorities and the International Institute of Human Rights and Peace. … [Read more...]

Submit Applications for Lead2030 Challenge for Goal 4!

Deadline: 5 January 2019 Applications are open for Lead2030 Challenge for Goal 4 which is supported by Deloitte. The Global Business Coalition for Education (GBC-Education) brings the business community together to accelerate progress in delivering quality education for all of the world’s children and youth. In 2017, during the United Nations General Assembly GBC-Education launched the Youth Skills and Innovation Initiative. Through the Initiative, the Coalition hopes to tackle to challenges … [Read more...]

Apply for UKYCC’s Youth Voices for Climate Justice!

The UK Youth Climate Coalition is building a chorus of voices, voices of young people answering the question “What does climate justice mean to you?”. If applicants would like to share their thoughts on climate justice, UKYCC are asking individuals to submit a written answer, a voice clip or a short video answering the question “What does climate justice mean to you?”. They are seeking to collect heart-felt, personal stories on climate justice to demonstrate that young people have a voice and … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2018 Global Citizen Prize for Youth Leadership!

Deadline: 15 October 2018 Applicants are invited to submit applications for 2018 Global Citizen Prize for Youth Leadership presented by Cisco to recognize and lift up a young person positively impacting the world, as a way to demonstrate the impact that young people are having on achieving their common goals. Cisco and Global Citizen are united in their belief that young people around the world are leading the way to create and implement solutions to achieve the Global Goals, and to accelerate … [Read more...]

Apply for 2019 Ideas for Action Competition!

Applications are now open for the 2019 Ideas for Action Competition which is a youth competition centered around financing sustainable development and sponsored by the World Bank Group and the Zicklin Center for Business Ethics Research at the Wharton School. The Ideas for Action competition engages young people from around the world to encourage them to develop and share their ideas for financing solutions to deliver the SDGs. The competition is intended to help catalyze a global conversation … [Read more...]

GoodLife Kids Foundation’s Grant: Inviting Organizations from Canada

Eligible Canadian organizations can apply for grants of up to $10,000 to support physical activity programming for kids with special needs. GoodLife Kids Foundation is seeking applications for funding from organizations providing an ongoing physical activity program for children and youth with intellectual disabilities and/or autism, ages 4 to 21 years. The goal of the GoodLife Kids Foundation Grant Program is to remove barriers to participation in physical activity for children and youth with … [Read more...]

Government of Canada: Paul Yuzyk Youth Initiative for Multiculturalism

Deadline: 20 April 2018 Have you seen or felt the impact of racism and discrimination in your community? Do you have a great idea to help build a more inclusive Canada? If yes, then apply for "Paul Yuzyk Youth Initiative for Multiculturalism" to make a positive difference in your community. Through the Paul Yuzyk Youth Initiative for Multiculturalism, applicants can receive a $250, $500 or $1,000 grant to fund a youth-led project that promotes diversity and inclusion, while addressing racism and … [Read more...]

Apply for 4th Youth Leadership Workshop on Global Citizenship Education!

Deadline: 25 March 2018 The Asia-Pacific Centre of Education for International Understanding (APCEIU) is seeking applications for its 4th Youth Leadership Workshop on Global Citizenship Education (GCED) from 20 to 26 May 2018 in Seoul, Republic of Korea. The one-week Workshop aims to build capacity of dynamic youth leaders around the world to identify strategies to achieve Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), specifically Target 4.7, and to carry out innovative initiatives on fostering glob … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Government of Canadas “Youth Can Do It” Event!

Deadline: 12 March 2018 Are you between 18-24 and reside in Canada? Do you have an entrepreneurial spirit? Would you like the opportunity to network and gain mentorship? Are you willing to share your story with us? If yes, then apply for Youth Can Do It! The Youth Can Do It! event will identify diverse, young entrepreneurs and bring them together in Ottawa to connect with inspiring business experts to support their journey forward. Selected young entrepreneurs will gain support from the business … [Read more...]

Apply for EDD 2018 Young Leaders Programme!

Deadline: 2 March 2018 Are you playing an active role in the fight for gender equality and women empowerment at the local, national or regional level? Do you want to share your vision of the future with other influential development actors? The time has come to make your voice heard: Apply for the Young Leaders Programme and grab the chance to be invited to Brussels to share your ideas! Themes Ensuring the Physical and Psychological Integrity of Girls and Women Promoting Economics and … [Read more...]