Anti-Racism Grants

Non-profit and charitable organizations can apply for the Anti-Racism Grant funding to assist with Anti-Racism activities that benefit and impact racialized and Indigenous communities in PEI.

The Anti-Racism Grant has been designed to help promote a culture of diversity and inclusion, address racism and strengthen the link between racial equality and community cohesion in Prince Edward Island.  

The following groups and organizations can apply by 11:59 p.m. on February 12, 2024:

  • Indigenous governments, bands, councils, or non-profits;
  • Non-profit organizations, institutions and associations;
  • Municipalities;
  • Registered charities;
  • Advocacy groups;
  • Educational institutions.

Projects eligible for funding must include activities to promote:

  • Anti-Racism education and awareness
  • Community support and capacity-building
  • Changes to organizational governance that help address racism

Eligible projects can include activities that do the following:

  • Create and/or implement seminars, workshops, training, mentorship that address racism
  • Target online hate and promote digital literacy;
  • Promote social participation and reduce barriers in community sport, arts and culture;
  • Create and maintain historical resources that address the presence of systemic racism in Prince Edward Island;
  • Enhance capacity-building for racialized communities and organizations. Special emphasis will be given to initiatives that support Indigenous persons, racialized women, youth, seniors, the 2SLGBTQQIA+ community, gender-diverse individuals, persons with disabilities, or religious minorities;
  • Promote interventions for youth that encourage positive relationships between communities and the criminal justice system;
  • Help racialized and Indigenous persons thrive in the community after contact with the justice system;
  • Translate and/or adapt information integral for community integration;
  • Enhance an organization’s ability to promote Anti-Racism;
  • Create Anti-Racism mentorship opportunities;
  • Build Anti-Racism policies/strategies, and a measuring component to assess long-term impacts;
  • Strengthen organizational projects and advocacy.
Download the Anti-Racism Grant Proposal, Anti-Racism Grant Timeline and Budget Worksheets and the Evaluation Criteria (Note: Forms work best with the Google Chrome browser)

Application Deadline

Project proposals must be addressed to the Anti-Racism Office. Questions and proposals can be submitted electronically to:

To be considered for funding, project proposals must be received by 11:59 p.m. on February 12, 2024.

Published date: 
January 12, 2024
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