The City of Thunder Bay offers several funding opportunities to qualified bodies, within specified criteria and guidelines.
The Community, Youth & Cultural Funding program provides support to non-profit Community, Youth & Cultural organizations and individual artists in Thunder Bay. The Funding Program has three components: sustaining grants, operating grants and project grants.
The Event Development Grant supports not-for-profit groups with start-up and/or bidding costs associated with hosting inaugural or one-time events that are regional, provincial, national or international in scope.
STREET EVENT GRANT
The City's Street Event Grant assists not-for-profit organizations with costs to use City streets for annual and championship sport tourism race events that require significant policing and notification to the public.
The City of Thunder Bay Medical Student Award recognizes and rewards local students who are studying medicine in Canada and who plan to train as family physicians and return to Thunder Bay to practice upon the completion of their training. Applications must be received in full by Friday, June 19, 2015.
2015 Medical Student Award Application Adobe PDF, 4 pages, 143 KB
COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIP FUNDING
In 2005, Thunder Bay City Council approved the Community Partnership Policy. This Policy provides direction with respect to the development of community partnerships for major capital projects between community groups and the City of Thunder Bay.
Community Partnership Policy Adobe PDF, 6 pages, 388 KB
GOVERNMENT OF ONTARIO FUNDING PROGRAMS
Visit the new Grants Ontario Portal at www.grants.gov.on.ca.