Funding Your Bold Human Rights Idea


Ottawa Grants Application Deadline: November 8th, 2019 by 11:59 PM (Eastern)

Do you have a human rights related initiative you want to make a reality? One that a small grant can make happen? Now’s your chance to apply for up to $2,000 in funding. Applications to be submitted via our online application form (click on “Apply Now” button below). Deadline for submissions is November 8th, 2019.

Who can apply?

  • Individuals, community associations, schools, or not-for-profit organizations (no applications from commercial enterprises or political parties).
  • This round of applications is limited to initiatives in Ottawa
*** One application per person/group ***

What will we fund?

  • Initiatives must focus positively on any one or more of the human rights enshrined in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.
  • Send your ideas – you know best how you can make a difference in your community, your school, or your organization. (Funding cannot be used for conference or workshop registrations, travel to meetings or for bursaries or scholarships.)

How do I apply?

Simple! Click on the ‘Apply Now!’ button below and fill out the form.

When will I know if my application was successful?

Human Rights Internet will evaluate all applications with successful applicants notified by mid 30 November, 2019. (HRI reserves the right not to award grants if no suitable applications are received.) Grant start date: December 1st, 2019. Grant Duration: Up to 1 year. A minimum of 4 grants will be available.

Apply Now!