Federal Departments and agencies
that support science centres
and similar organisations:

Department of Canadian Heritage

Canada’s Heritage

  • Canada-France Agreement on Museum Cooperation and Exchanges
  • Canada Travelling Exhibitions Indemnification Program
  • “Celebrate Canada!” Program
  • Movable Cultural Property Program
  • Museums Assistance Program


Arts and Culture

  • Canadian Arts and Heritage Sustainability Program
  • Cultural Spaces Canada

Young Canada Works

Human Resources Skills Development Canada

Community Partnerships

  • New Horizons for Seniors
  • Office of Literacy and Essential Skills
  • Call for Proposals


Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council


  • Awards for Science Promotion


Canadian Institutes of Health Research

  • Synapse


Canadian Space Agency 

Grants and Contributions:

Regional Economic Development Agencies


Service Canada

Canada Summer Jobs