This grant supports organizations with a strong reach into local volunteer networks that support smaller communities across Canada, with recent experience working with youth, including youth from Indigenous and under-served populations. Funding for approved projects will begin in 2022-23 and projects should focus on one or more of the following CSC themes:

  • reconciliation;
  • building an inclusive Canada;
  • preserving the environment;
  • promoting civic and democratic engagement;
  • strengthening youth resilience; and/or,
  • potential new themes identified by youth.

Funding: up to $3,000,000

Deadline: March 22, 2022 at 3:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time

Writing Support Cut Off: March 7

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