Applications are accepted in two cycles in Burnaby:

Spring: March 7 to April 18, 2024 – Projects to be completed by October 31, 2024
Fall: September 7 to October 19, 2024* – Projects to be completed by December 31, 2024

*As long as funds are still available

Note: if you apply in Burnaby, you must live in Burnaby and your project must take place in Burnaby.

Applications will be reviewed by the Burnaby Neighbourhood Grants Committee and Community Coordinator (Branka) once applications close. If you have any questions please contact Branka at brankav@burnabynh.ca

Your Community Coordinators

Branka Vlasic and Lukas Park

Branka supports grant applicants and project leaders living in Burnaby.
Lukas supports the youth stream.

Contact us if you have questions or feedback about the Neighbourhood Small Grants.
Paper applications are also available — please get in touch with us to ask for one.

Available grants

Resources for getting involved with Neighbourhood Small Grants as a grant applicant, project leader or program partner.

  • Youth NSG

    A program for youth (ages 12-24) living in Metro Vancouver communities.

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  • Indigenous NSG

    A grant stream open to Indigenous people living in Metro Vancouver interested in community building.

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  • NSG

    Grants of up to $500 for projects that deepen connection and create change in your community.

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Program partner

Your neighbourhood partner

Local partner organizations manage all aspects of the Neighbourhood Small Grants program. Partner organizations are where your community coordinators work. They also oversee the Neighbourhood Grants Committee, which is unique to each community that reviews your grant applications.

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Burnaby Neighbourhood House


The Burnaby Neighbourhood House is the first neighbourhood house to be established in Burnaby. Our mission is to make our neighbourhood a better place to live. Our goal is to enable people to enhance their lives and strengthen their community. Our challenge is to work with our community to develop innovative programs and services that meet the changing needs of a diverse population​.

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