Applications are accepted in two cycles in Coquitlam:

Spring: March 7 to April 18, 2024 – Projects to be completed by October 31, 2024

Fall: September 9 to October 21, 2024* – Projects to be completed by December 31, 2024

*As long as funds are still available

Note: If you apply in Coquitlam, you must live in Coquitlam and your project must take place in Coquitlam.

Applications will be reviewed by the Coquitlam Neighbourhood Grants Committee and Community Coordinators (Ami and Cherie) once applications close. If you have any questions, please contact Ami and Cherie at

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Your Community Coordinators

Ami Goshalia and Cherie Layne

Ami and Cherie support grant applicants and project leaders living in Coquitlam.

Contact Ami and Cherie if you have questions or feedback on Neighbourhood Small Grants. Paper applications are also available — please get in touch with them to ask for one.

Available grants

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

  • 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.

Coquitlam Foundation


The Coquitlam Foundation envisions a community where quality of life is enhanced by residents and organizations creating lasting legacies by contributing to endowment funds that benefit a broad range of eligible organizations.

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