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Community Grants


Community Grants help make Calgary and area a great place to live for everyone by strengthening all parts of the charitable sector and engaging citizens in building their communities.

Grant request deadlines are noon on February 15 and September 10 each year. Read the Community Grants Guidelines to learn about eligibility and the grant request process. Also, contact Grants Staff for guidance prior to completing a proposal.

Grant Request Process at a glance

February 15 deadline September 10 deadline
February
  • Submit grant request by noon on the 15
September
  • Submit grant request by noon on the 10
April 
  • Grant requests are shortlisted
October
  • Grant requests are shortlisted
May
  • Shortlisted applicants meet with a committee
November
  • Shortlisted applicants meet with a committee
Late June 
  • Program results are announced
Late December
  • Program results are announced

Grants come in a variety of sizes depending on the scope and scale of activities—lists of past Community Grants are available below. Contact Grants Staff to explore larger amounts that are available for highly collaborative projects.

COMMUNITY GRANTS GUIDELINES

COMMUNITY GRANTS REQUEST TEMPLATE 

FINAL REPORT INSTRUCTIONS

RECENT COMMUNITY GRANTS:
Spring 2016 Community Grants 
Fall 2015 Community Grants
Spring 2015 Community Grants
Fall 2014 Community Grants
Spring 2014 Community Grants