We Are Cities: Community Innovation Grant

May 12, 2015

Now more than ever, there is a need to test new ideas and find creative solutions that tackle the systemic urban challenges that hinder the ability of our cities to thrive.

Building off of the We Are Cities campaign—a national collaboration focused on sustainable city-building—the We Are Cities: Community Innovation Grant supports projects addressing issues critical to the success of our communities including, but not limited to, mobility, the built and natural environment, citizen engagement, multi-sectorial collaboration, policy design, waste management and energy.

Amounts offered: Grants of $2,000 and $5,000 are available.

The deadline to submit an application for this program is Monday May 25, 2015, 5pm EDT. To apply for this grant, please complete your application online by submitting the application form, and attaching the budget template. Late or incomplete applications will not be accepted.

For full information on eligible projects and expenses, and to learn how to apply, check out the We Are Cities: Community Innovation Grant Guide.

See more info on:

  • Eligibility
  • Grant Recipient Responsibilities
  • How to Apply

If you have questions about submitting an application for this grant opportunity, or would like to discuss the eligibility of your project, please contact:

grants at evergreen.ca
National: 1-888-426-3138 x310
Local: 416-596-1495 x310

This grant opportunity is an initiative of Evergreen CityWorks in partnership with the Montreal Urban Ecology Centre, and with generous support from the Cities for People initiative.

Source: Evergreen CityWorks