Sept 2017 Grant Deadlines

General Deadlines/Service/Community (all disciplines):
  1. NEW: BC Community Gaming Grants Capital Projects Grants (Application Period: Apply from Aug 1 to Sept 30)
  2. BC Collaborative Spaces Program (Note: 2017 deadline NOT announced; 2016 deadline was Sept 1)
  3. Destination BC: Tourism Events Program (Sept 1-Nov 30, 2017 for events scheduled January 1, 2018 – June 30, 2019)
  4. Vancouver Foundation: Field of Interest Grants (Arts & Culture; Develop, Test & Grow Grants: opens Sept 5, closes Sept 29 for Project Overview stage)
  5. Kinder Morgan Foundation (Sept 10, Nov 10, Jan 10, Mar 10, May 10, July 10)
  6. Canada Council ARTS ABROAD: Circulation and Touring (May 23, Sept 10, 2017; Dec 5, 2017; Feb 20, 2018)
  7. AVIVA Community Fund Proposal Intake 2017 (opens Sept 13, closes Oct 2)
  8. Canadian Heritage Youth Take Charge Program (Sept 15, 2017)
  9. Hamber Foundation (Sept 15, Mar 15)
  10. Canada Council CREATING, KNOWING AND SHARING (Arts and Cultures of First Nations, Inuit and Métis Peoples): Short-Term Projects (Sept 21)
  11. City of Vancouver: Transit Shelter Advertising Program (monthly deadlines: Sept 22)
  12. City of Vancouver: Video Screen Advertising Program (monthly deadlines: Sept 22)
  13. Canada Council ARTS ACROSS CANADA: Circulation and Touring (Sept 25)
  14. Canada Council ARTS ACROSS CANADA: Foreign Artist Tours (Sept 25)
  15. CAPACOA: Presenters Capacity Building Funding Program (Sept 29)
  16. BCAC Operating Assistance – Arts and Cultural Services Organizations (Sept 30)
  17. BCAC Community Arts Councils – Operating Assistance (Sept 30)
  18. Canadian Heritage: Building Communities through Arts & Heritage (Local Festivals Component) (Apr 30, Sept 30, Jan 31)
  19. BCAC Operating Support (Professional Festivals) (Sept 30)
  20. Canada Council EXPLORE AND CREATEProfessional Development for Artists (2017 deadlines: any time before the start date of your project)
  21. Canada Council EXPLORE AND CREATEResearch and Creation (2017 deadlines: any time before the start date of your project)
  22. Canada Council EXPLORE AND CREATEConcept to RealizationProject Requests (2017 deadlines: any time before the start date of your project);
  23. Canada Council SUPPORTING ARTISTIC PRACTICE: Professional Development for Arts Professionals (2017 deadline: any time before the start date of your project)
  24. Canada Council ARTS ACROSS CANADA: Travel (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date)
  25. Canada Council ARTS ACROSS CANADA:  Representation and Promotion (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date)
  26. Canada Council ARTS ABROAD: Travel (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date)
  27. Canada Council ARTS ABROAD: Representation and Promotion (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date)
  28. Canada Council ARTS ABROAD: Translation (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date)
  29. Canada Council ARTS ABROAD: Residencies (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date)
  30. HRSDC Opportunities Fund for Persons with Disabilities (No deadline; local & regional projects application are accepted on an ongoing basis)
  31. Canadian Heritage: Canada Cultural Spaces Fund (no deadline, constant intake)
  32. Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC): Inter-Action Multiculturalism Grants  (NO deadline; BUT you must apply 18 weeks in advance of your planned event/project)
Visual/Media/Literary/Heritage/Inter-Arts Deadlines:
  1. YVR Arts Foundation: (First Nations) Masterpiece Study Program Grants (Sept 29)
  2. BCAC Operating Assistance – Media Arts Organizations (Sept 30)
  3. BCAC Operating Assistance – Public Museums (Sept 30)
  4. BCAC Operating Assistance – Visual Arts Organizations (Sept 30)
Performing Arts (Music) Deadlines:
  1. FACTOR: Collective Initiatives (Showcase Production for Export-Ready Artists) (Sept 1, 2017 for events occurring between Nov 1, 2017 – Apr 30, 2018)
  2. MUCHFact Awards (2017 Deadlines: Jan 12, Mar 9, May 4, Jun 29, Sept 7, Nov 2 )
  3. SOCAN Foundation: Travel Assistance (deadline: any time before travel starts)
  4. SOCAN: Canadian Music Education, Publication and Dissemination (Revised Program) (Sept 15)
  5. SOCAN: Presenting Canadian Music (Revised Program) (Sept 15)
  6. Creative BC: BC Music Fund: Music Company Development (Sept 20)
  7.  FACTOR Artist Development (Sept 28)
  8. BC Music Fund: Research Program (Applications accepted and evaluated on a rolling basis starting Dec 15, 2016, and ending on March 31, 2018; until funds for the program are no longer available)
  9. BC Music Fund: Industry Initiatives Program (Applications accepted and evaluated on a rolling basis starting Dec 15, 2016, and ending on March 31, 2018; until funds for the program are no longer available)
Individual Artists (all disciplines) Deadlines:
  1. SOCAN Foundation: Travel Assistance (deadline: any time before travel starts)
  2. MUCHFact Awards (2017 Deadlines: Jan 12, Mar 9, May 4, Jun 29, Sept 7, Nov 2 )
  3. City of Vancouver: Artist Studio Award Program (Sept 13)
  4. ArtStarts: Creative Spark Vancouver (Sept 15)
  5. BCAC Project Assistance for Creative Writers (Sept 15)
  6. FACTOR Artist Development (Sept 28)
  7. YVR Arts Foundation: (First Nations) Masterpiece Study Program Grants (Sept 29)
  8. Canada Council EXPLORE AND CREATEProfessional Development for Artists (2017 deadlines: any time before the start date of your project)
  9. Canada Council EXPLORE AND CREATEResearch and Creation (2017 deadlines: any time before the start date of your project)
  10. Canada Council EXPLORE AND CREATEConcept to RealizationProject Requests (2017 deadlines: any time before the start date of your project)
  11. Canada Council SUPPORTING ARTISTIC PRACTICE: Professional Development for Arts Professionals (2017 deadline: any time before the start date of your project)
  12. Canada Council ARTS ACROSS CANADA: Travel (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date)
  13. Canada Council ARTS ACROSS CANADA:  Representation and Promotion (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date)
  14. NEW: Canada Council ARTS ABROAD: Travel (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date)
  15. Canada Council ARTS ABROAD: Representation and Promotion (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date; and eligible costs can date back to April 1, 2017)
  16. Canada Council ARTS ABROAD: Residencies (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date)