COMMUNITY GRANT PROGRAM
The City of Yellowknife provides funding to not-for-profit organizations for the purpose of assisting in the organization of events, projects and programming. Please review the revised Grant Funding Policy for complete details.
Grant Funding Program
Purpose: to fund and partner with community non-profit organizations to deliver programs, projects or events that align with the City of Yellowknife objectives, have a clear community impact and respond to community needs. Eligible organizations may only apply under one (1) funding stream: Community Service Grant, Multi-Year Grant or Sponsorship Grant. Funding levels are reviewed and set annually by Council.
Community Service Grant:
It is the policy of the City of Yellowknife to provide one (1) year Community Service Grant funding to non-profit organizations based in Yellowknife for start-up or enhancement of programs or projects. The maximum amount to be awarded for this grant is $10,000.00. Funding must be used within the grant year.
It is the policy of the City of Yellowknife to provide three (3) year Multi-Year Grant funding to established non-profit organizations based in Yellowknife for operational requirements, programs and/or projects. The maximum to be awarded for the Multi-Year Grant is $80,000.00 per year.
It is the policy of the City of Yellowknife to provide one (1) year Sponsorship Grant funding to established non-profit organizations based in Yellowknife to sponsor or host an event. The maximum amount to be awarded for the Sponsorship Grant is $20,000.00. Funding must be used within the grant year.
We are no longer accepting Grant Appications for 2017.
Please direct all inquiries to 920-5647 or firstname.lastname@example.org.