SMART SCHOLARS PROGRAM

The Smart Scholars program supports research opportunities at the Smart Museum of Art resulting in an original creative work (of visual art, music, dance, writing), public program, or scholarly essay.  CALL FOR PROPOSALS The Smart Museum of Art supports excellence…

National Press Foundation Fellowship: Exploring Biomass and Climate Change for U.S. and Canadian journalists (Fully Funded)

Application Deadline: August 27th 2021 In the forests of the American South and Canada, timber is falling and the nation’s green wars are heating up. The flashpoint: wood pellets — or biomass — that is then burned to make electricity,…

BMO Celebrating Women Grant Program 2021

Application Deadline: August 13, 2021 BMO, in collaboration with Deloitte, is pleased to present the BMO Celebrating Women Grant Program.  10 Women-Owned Businesses will each receive a $10,000 grant, and an additional 8 will receive a $2,500 grant for their…

Visa She’s Next Grant Program for Canadian Entrepreneurs (chance to win $10,000 CAD)

Application Deadline: August 3, 2021. Visa is back with more funding opportunities for women-owned businesses in Canada, in partnership with IFundWomen.  As part of Visa’s continued commitment to support small businesses, women entrepreneurs in Canada are encouraged to apply for…

Google News Initiative (GNI) Startups Boot Camp 2021 for aspiring news entrepreneurs.

Application Deadline: August 1, 2021 Until now, very few affordable startup programs focused exclusively on the practical steps of launching a new journalism venture. That’s why the Google News Initiative partnered with LION Publishers to launch the GNI Startups Boot Camp, helping aspiring news entrepreneurs in…

Mitacs Business Strategy Internship Program 2021 for young Canadians ($15,000 per intern)

Application Deadline: Ongoing In partnership with Canadian academic institutions, Mitacs is pleased to offer the Business Strategy Internship (BSI). The award provides either $10,000 or $15,000 per intern to allow them to undertake a four-month internship project with a partner organization in…

American Express Blueprint: Backing BIPOC Businesses Program 2021

Application Deadline: July 27, 2021 at 11:59 p.m Blueprint: Backing BIPOC Businesses™, is a mentorship and grant program designed to support the advancement of Black, Indigenous, and People of Colour (BIPOC) business owners across Canada. In 2021, 100 Blueprint recipients…

Commission for Environmental Cooperation (CEC) Youth Innovation Challenge 2021

Application Deadline: July 5th 2021 Since 2017, the Commission for Environmental Cooperation has hosted the annual Youth Innovation Challenge, a contest that invites youth from Canada, Mexico and the United States to submit their innovative ideas and solutions for improving…

Watershed Sentinel magazine Indigenous Junior Reporter Mentorship program 2021

Application Deadline: June 18th 2021 Watershed Sentinel magazine invites applications for its new Indigenous Junior Reporter Mentorship program. Our goal with this program is to contribute to capacity-building in journalism in western and rural Canada, through hands-on learning opportunities with…

RBC Borealis AI Fall Internships 2021 for young Canadians.

Application Deadline: May 4th 2021 Borealis AI is an AI and Machine Learning Research Institute backed by Royal Bank of Canada. Comprised of top AI researchers and engineers and motivated by the pursuit of solving intelligence, Borealis AI is advancing…