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Community Funding and Awards

Diversity and Community Capacity Fund

Please note new deadlines for 2019-2020: July 31 and October 31. Starting in 2020-2021 deadlines will be April 30, July 31 and October 31

The Diversity and Community Capacity Fund program supports activities that build awareness, celebrate and honour all cultures and diversity.

Download Program Guidelines (PDF 225 KB)

Download Program Application (DOC 139 KB)

Download Financial Template (XLSX 29 KB)

Acknowledgement Guidelines

Download the Diversity and Community Capacity Fund Final Report for 2019-2020 (DOC 164 KB)

Diversity in our communities contributes significantly to the well-being of all Nova Scotians and enriches the experiential opportunities for visitors.