Grants are currently open at UBC Vancouver and Musqueam and we’re accepting applications on a rolling basis until February 1, 2024. To learn more and apply, please visit our grants webpage at utown.ubc.ca/inspiringcommunity.

Your Community Coordinator

Debbie Yeh

Contact Debbie if you have questions or feedback on Neighbourhood Small Grants. Paper applications are also available — please get in touch 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 program. Partner organizations are where your community coordinators work. They also oversee the advisory committee, which is unique to each community that reviews your grant applications.
For grants in this community, please visit https://utown.ubc.ca/inspiringcommunity to apply!


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