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Program NameOf Interest To
Aboriginal Peoples' Program Aboriginal organizations
Athlete Assistance Program (AAP) Canadian high-performance athletes
Building Communities Through Arts and Heritage Not-for-profit organizations, Aboriginal organizations, municipal administration
Canada Arts Presentation Fund Not-for-profit organizations, Aboriginal organizations, government institutions
Canada Arts Training Fund Not-for-profit organizations, Aboriginal organizations
Canada Cultural Investment Fund Not-for-profit professional arts organizations, foundations, not-for-profit professional arts and heritage organizations, Aboriginal organizations, postsecondary education institutions
Canada Cultural Spaces Fund Not-for-profit arts and heritage organizations, government institutions, Aboriginal organizations
Canada History Fund Key national Canadian history and civics sector organizations, and post-secondary educational institutions
Canada Media Fund Media producers
Canada Music Fund A wide range of musicians and entrepreneurs who create, produce and market original and diverse Canadian music are eligible to apply.
Canada Book Fund Canadian book industry organizations, Canadian book publishers
Canada Periodical Fund Periodical publishers and organizations related to the periodical industry
Canada Travelling Exhibitions Indemnification Program Approved Canadian institutions hosting a travelling exhibition
Canadian Conservation Institute Internships Post-graduates, students
Canadian Film or Video Production Tax Credit (CPTC) Canadian film and television production companies creating Canadian content productions
Celebrate Canada Not-for-profit organizations, businesses, educational institutions, government institutions
Commemorate Canada Contact the Celebration and Commemoration Program for more information
Destination Clic: Bursary Program for enrichment in French as first language Students in Grades 8 and 9 residing outside of Quebec
Exchanges Canada Youth serving not-for-profit organizations, youth between the ages of 12 and 25
Explore: Second Language Bursary Program Students in Grade 11 (Secondary V in Quebec)
Film or Video Production Services Tax Credit (PSTC) Canadian or foreign film and television production companies employing the services of Canadians
Sport Canada Hosting Program (HP) Athletes, sport organizations, host communities
Movable Cultural Property Program (Designation, Tax Certification, Grants, Export Permits) Museums, art galleries, libraries and archives designated under the Cultural Property Export and Import Act, and individuals
Museums Assistance Program Not-for-profit Canadian museums
Official Languages Funding Programs    
Odyssey: Language-Assistant Program Postsecondary students
Sport Support Program (SSP) National team athletes, coaches, other sport participants
Young Canada Works Students and recent graduates, potential employers
Youth Take Charge Program Youth serving not-for-profit organizations, youth between the ages of 7 and 30
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