Mental Health of Black Canadians Fund – Black LGBTQI+ Canadians

As part of the Promoting Health Equity: Mental Health of Black Canadians Fund, the Public Health Agency of Canada is seeking proposals for community-based projects that focus on understanding the needs and supports for Black LGBTQI+ populations in Canada, regarding mental health and its determinants.


Specifically, this solicitation will aim to generate or synthesize knowledge and to mobilize that knowledge in order to raise awareness of the unique needs of Black LGBTQI+ Canadians and build greater capacity to respond to these needs and address barriers.


The deadline to submit an application for this funding opportunity is October 22, 2020 at 3:00 pm EDT.


For more information about this funding opportunity, please visit There will be information sessions held via webinar to provide information on the opportunity and engage potential applicants on any questions about the application process, as follows:


Date Time Language Webinar Registration Password Audio (teleconference only)
September 21, 2020





For all:


1:30-3:00pm EDT







For all:



For audio portion of the webinar or to participate by teleconference only, please call:


Phone number: 1-877-413-4788 Call-in toll-free number


Conference ID: 871 606 6


September 22, 2020 French


Please note, as this is an open solicitation, you are welcome to share this invitation email with others outside of your organization.


If you are interested in applying to this funding opportunity, please email and reference “Black LGBTQI+ Canadians” in the subject line to request an application package. Only Funding Requests using the template provided in the application package will be considered.


If you have questions about this funding opportunity, please email: