Grants and other funding

There are a variety of grants, bursaries and other sources of funding available in support of ministry initiatives in Living Skies Region and The United Church of Canada.

UCC National Funding

Embracing the Spirit – Innovation Grants: https://united-church.ca/community-and-faith/being-community/embracing-spirit/innovation-grants

Capital Assistance Programs: https://united-church.ca/leadership/church-administration/local-administration/capital-assistance-programs

Vision Fund – in support of  Children, Youth & Young Adult Ministries: https://united-church.ca/community-faith/being-community/children-and-youth/vision-fund

Healing Fund – healing initiatives for survivors of the residential school system and its ongoing intergenerational impacts: https://united-church.ca/community-faith/being-community/indigenous-ministries/healing-fund

United Church of Canada Foundation: https://www.unitedchurchfoundation.ca/

Seeds of Hope – supports projects to seek justice, live with respect in creation and love and serve others: https://www.unitedchurchfoundation.ca/grants/seeds-of-hope/

Continuing Education

Living Skies Continuing Education Fund – application form for laypeople & ministry personnel: https://livingskiesrc.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/LSConEdFundFormCriteriaRevisedFeb20.pdf  

Vision Fund Continuing Education Bursaries – for children, family, youth & young adult ministries: https://united-church.ca/community-faith/being-community/children-and-youth/vision-fund

Bursaries for Ministry Students

UCW Bursary Fund – for members of an SK United Church entering an UCC recognized program of pastoral ministry:
UCW Bursary Fund brochure (pdf)
UCW Bursary Fund Application( pdf)