The City's Municipal Grants Program is currently being reviewed and will be presented to Council for consideration and approval in the Fall. The City will communicate the 2020 Municipal Grants program once this process is complete.

Other Funding Opportunities

 Ontario Trillium Foundation

An agency of the Government of Ontario, the Ontario Trillium Foundation strives to build healthy and vibrant communities by strengthening the capacity of the voluntary sector, through investments in community-based initiatives. Grant application deadlines are March 1, July 1 and November 1.

Click here to visit the Ontario Trillium Foundation website.

 Eastern Ontario Development Program 

The Eastern Ontario Development Program is a government initiative to support economic development in southeastern Ontario. The program has three streams - Business Development, Community Innovation and Collaborative Projects. Any municipality, not for profit corporation, first nation or business based within Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry including the City of Cornwall is eligible to apply for funding from any of these streams. The maximum contribution to any specific project is capped at $100,000 per year.

Click here for more information on the Eastern Ontario Development Program.

 Grants Ontario 

Grants Ontario provides one-window access to information about grants that are available from the Ontario Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration and the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport. It also provides information on how to apply for grants and how to check the status of an application. Grants Ontario makes applying for a grant easy. Enter your organization's information once and it will remain safe and secure, ready for you to access any time you want to apply for a grant - regardless of whether you're applying for one grant or multiple grants.

Click here to visit the Grants Ontario website.


For more information on Grant Programs email 

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