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 2 – Non-Japanese Canadian Organizations

A Non-Japanese Canadian Organization must satisfy the following requirements: It is a not-for-profit organization whose primary focus is the delivery of a Japanese or Japanese Canadian cultural activity. The organization has a Japanese Canadian board member or an endorsement from an established Japanese Canadian Organization in that region. The organization must demonstrate a connection to the Japanese Canadian community. 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 $10,000 per project

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