Grant is Currently Closed for Applications.

Supporting community-led projects that promote Japanese or Japanese Canadian culture or opportunities for Japanese Canadians to connect with each other and/or their culture or identity.


Each program stream has a unique set of guidelines that describe applicant eligibility, project criteria, grant amounts, and grant schedules. These guidelines must be referenced in the preparation of applications

Category 1 – Japanese Canadian Organizations

A Japanese Canadian Organization can be either a not-for-profit organization, or an organization incorporated under a provincial or federal corporations Act without the distinction of a not-for-profit designation whose primary purpose is to develop and support the Japanese Canadian community, provide services benefiting Japanese Canadians and/or enhance and encourage Japanese Canadian or Japanese cultural activities. The organization must have an established constitution and by-laws and have been incorporated for at least two years.

Opening Date
July 1, 2023
Closing Date
October 31, 2023
Funding Available

Funding for up to two projects at $20,000 per project or funding for one project at $40,000.

Application is not yet open

Applications are not yet open for this stream. Please refer to the opening and closing dates and come back once they are open. In the meantime, please feel free to go over the guidelines and familiarize yourself with the criteria and eligibility requirements.

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Come back on July 1, 2023