City of Kelowna Grants


The City of Kelowna offers four categories of Arts, Culture & Heritage grants to non-profit organizations.  These grants are awarded on an annual basis and organizations may apply for grants under more than one category in the same calendar year. 

Grants available include:

  • Affordable Rental Housing Grants
  • Arts, Culture & Heritage Grants
  • Athletic and Sport Grants
  • Community Social Development Grants
  • Emergency Grants
  • Event Development Fund       
  • Kelowna Heritage Grants Program
  • Permissive Property Tax Exemptions
  • Strong Neighbourhood Grants 

The City of Kelowna Arts granting program is administered by the Central Okanagan Foundation (COF).

Special Requirements

Eligible organizations must be incorporated as a non-profit society and operate primarily in Kelowna.

Last Updated: January 19, 2017