Year-round grants and awards
The following organizations accept applications year-round, or on a rolling basis. For further details and deadlines, please click on the links below.
- Copernicus Eco Fund
- Environmental Earth Angels
- Gosling Foundation
- Honda Canada Foundation
- Horticultural clubs (check local listings)
- McLean Foundation
- Project Nest Box Free bird nest boxes for school.
- Rotary Clubs (varies locally)
- TD Friends of the Environment Foundation Deadline to apply is in November.
- Toyota Evergreen Learning Grounds School Ground Greening Grants For schools that have completed their design process and require planning time for Spring plantings and installations. Four application deadlines: September, November, February, April.
- Greening Canada’s School Grounds Applications accepted year-round.
- Suncor Community Investment Be sure to check the eligibility guidelines as they are evaluating only a limited number of funding opportunities.
- EcoLeague Action Project Funding:
- SpeakUp Grants (Ministry of Education) Deadline: December 21, 2016.
- Aviva Community Fund Open from September to October each year.
- MNR Species at Risk Stewardship Fund The deadline was October 25, 2016. Check back in 2017.
- Shell Fuelling Change Applications accepted February 15 and September 13 of each year.
- Green Apple School Program Applications due December 31, 2016.
- RBC Blue Water Project Community Action Grants Applications due December 23, 2016.
- Walmart Evergreen Grants Not offering grants for 2016.
- Hometown Heroes Group Award (Earth Day Canada) Nominate a Hero by February 28, 2017.
- RBC-Evergreen Watershed Champions Award
- Canadian Wildlife Federation Habitat 2020
- TD Friends of the Environment Foundation The deadline for 2016 was November 21. Please check back in 2017.
This list of funding opportunities is for informational purposes. Please ensure activities meet your school needs and your school board policies.