Community Grants

Funded projects | Inspiring Community Grant

July 28, 2021

The Inspiring Community grant launched in June 2021, as a special cycle in our Community Grants program. All applications are reviewed by a Grant Selection Committee, made up of past grant recipients and community members.  Congratulations to all the Inspiring Community grant recipients!...

Inspiring Community. Grants for ideas that grow a sense of togetherness.
June 01, 2021

Apply for the Inspiring Community grant!

Currently open for second round of applications until December 1, 2021 (or until funding has been fully subscribed) — Apply now! From an idea to a skill, everyone has something to offer those around them. The act of sharing these gifts is at the heart of building community and a sense of...

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October 28, 2020

Funded Projects | Fall 2020 Community Grant Recipients

Read on about the 14 funded projects from the fall grant cycle. If these projects have you inspired to initiate your own community building idea, apply for a grant in the upcoming cycle! COMMUNITY POSTPARTUM CARE PROJECT The Community Newborn Transition Project supports...

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May 19, 2020

UTown@UBC Community of Caring Grant Recipients

We are very excited to share these projects supported by funding from the UTown@UBC Community of Caring Grants program, which ran from April to August 2020. Read on to learn about these upcoming community building programs.  ART WITHOUT BORDERS This art project is for the UBC and...

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March 18, 2020

UTown @UBC Community Grants Recipients Spring 2020

We are very excited to announce thirteen new projects supported by funding from the UTown@UBC Community Grants program. Read on to learn about these upcoming community building programs.  Coast Salish Two-Spirit Honouring Ceremony - $1000 The Two-Spirit Collective creates a...

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November 07, 2019

UTown @UBC Community Grants Recipients Fall 2019

We are excited to announce the recipients of UTown@UBC Community Grants Spring Cycle! Our diverse volunteer grants selection committee made up of residents, faculty, students and staff members chose 14 projects for funding this cycle. We look forward to seeing the variety of ways these projects...

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April 08, 2019

Spring 2019 Community Grant Projects

We are very excited to announce sixteen new projects supported by funding from the UTown@UBC Community Grants program. This year, we are proud to fund three projects that are organized by, and/or in partnership with members from the Musqueam community. Read on to learn about these upcoming...

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May 11, 2018

UTown@UBC Community Grants Recipients Spring 2018

We are excited to announce the recipients of UTown@UBC Community Grants Spring Cycle! Our diverse volunteer grants selection committee, made up of residents, faculty, students and staff members, chose 16 projects for funding this cycle. We look forward to seeing these projects enliven our community...

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March 22, 2018

Cooking with the Power of Plants

In the spirit of National Nutrition Month, we decided to visit the Plant Power cooking class, one of our recent UTown@UBC Community Grant projects, to unleash our inner cooking superhero. We learned how to create delicious and nutrient packed plant-based snacks, treats, and entrees that can really...

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December 13, 2017

Don't Miss these Fall 2017 UTown@UBC Community Grant Projects

The UTown@UBC Grant Selection Committee is excited to announce the winners of our most recent Community Grants. Thank you to all those who applied during this cycle! Congratulations to the community members who were awarded up to a total of $1000 for their individual projects....

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April 04, 2017

Get Involved with these UTown @ UBC Community Animation Grant Projects

We are very pleased to announce the second round of projects funded by the UTown @ UBC Community Animation Grants. Projects span from initiatives by UBC students, staff, faculty and members of the Musqueam community.  BioBuddies Bugs, plants, fungi and seaweeds are just some of the...

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