Northern Lights

Northern Lights is a unique fundraising program jointly sponsored by the Unitarian Universalist Ministers of Canada (UUMOC) and the Canadian Unitarian Council. It provides opportunities for Canadian Unitarian Universalists to directly support growth projects in UU congregations and communities across the country. These projects should have a value of more than $5,000 These projects should have a value of more than $5,000 (congregations planning projects under $5,000  should apply for a Sharing Our Faith grant).

In 2018, the recipient of Northern Lights is Rev. Fulgence Ndagijimana to create an online Francophone ministry based in Saskatoon.

The application deadline for Northern Lights will be once a year, on March 31. One or two grants may be awarded from applications received each year.

Fill out the form below or download an application form and detailed explanation of the program (pdf), or an application form alone (Word document).

Contact northernlights@cuc.ca with any questions.

Northern Lights

Honouring Elinor Gill Ratcliffe and Dr. Phillip Hewett

  • Please enroll me in the Northern Lights Chalice Lighter Program.
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  • DO NOT SEND MONEY NOW. You will be contacted by the award recipients with details on how to make your contribution. If you would prefer a written form, download and fill out one of the form(s) above,