Apply for Grants

  • Jewish Journeys Fund

    Provides grants of up to $15,000/year (maximum of 3 years) for organizations to bring more people onto Ottawa’s Jewish Superhighway through more intense programming and outreach.

  • Care for the Vulnerable

    This grant is intended to assist local Jewish organizations to care for the vulnerable or help prevent future vulnerability. Organizations can apply for a grant of up to $50,000 in any of the following areas: prevention, enhanced services and support, technological upgrades, inclusion in Jewish life.

  • Jewish Jumpstart

    An incentive grant program for Jewish individuals and families who are not yet members at an Ottawa synagogue or the SJCC. This program is part of Federation’s vision where no one is left behind.

  • Innovative Capacity Building Fund

    This donor-directed fund supports projects that increase the capacity of Ottawa’s Jewish organizations to deliver high-quality programs and services. Collaborative proposals that strengthen and improve multiple organizations are encouraged. Grants up to $10,000. Proposals accepted twice yearly.

  • Jewish Experience Microgrants

    Do you have a great idea that brings people in Ottawa's Jewish community together? We are looking for new and creative initiatives with grants of up to $2500.00

More grants and Scholarships


Visit the Ottawa Jewish Community Foundation to learn about more grants available for our community.

More info here.