The main interests of the Foundation are in the areas of arts and culture, education, environment, medical, and social services.
There is no minimum or maximum amount. The amount requested should be aligned with the total budget of the project or program. Most grants have a duration of 2 to 4 years. Larger grants may have a duration of up to 6 years. The Foundation does not fund 100% of a project or program.
Letters of reference are not a specific requirement, but may be included with the grant proposal.
The Foundation does not sponsor fundraising events.
Innovation is considered to be one of the key elements of a proposal.
The Foundation does not produce an annual report on its activities.
Electronically, using the online application form.
You may only attach PDF files to the online application form.
Yes. The application form, grant proposal, and other required documents may be submitted to the attention of the Grants Officer by email or by mail.
The decision making process may take as long as 6 months and no follow-up is necessary. If we need additional information, we will contact you.
The Foundation accepts grant submissions year-round.
Grant submissions should be addressed to the Grants Officer, R. Howard Webster Foundation.
Grant proposals may be submitted in both official languages of Canada.