Dec 2017 Deadlines

General Deadlines/Service/Community (all disciplines):
  1. BC Gaming Multiculturalism Grant Program (2017 deadline: Nov 14, 2017 to Jan 8, 2018) 
  2. BCAC Professional Development (Individuals) (Dec 1, Apr 1, Aug 1)
  3. BCAC Touring Initiatives  (Dec 1, Apr 1, Aug 1)
  4. Canadian Heritage Endowment Incentives Program (Dec 1)
  5. Canada Council ARTS ABROAD: Circulation and Touring (May 23, Sept 10, 2017; Dec 5, 2017; Feb 20, 2018)
  6. City of Vancouver Cultural Grants Program – Operating (Dec 6)
  7. City of Vancouver Cultural Grants Program – Annual Assistance (Dec 6)
  8. City of Vancouver Cultural Grants Program – Project (Dec 6)
  9. UBC: BC History Digitization Program (Dec 11)
  10. Creative BC: Interactive Fund (Dec 12)
  11. Vancouver Foundation Arts & Culture Program: Field of Interest Grants (TEST & GROW grants) (Full Application Stage: Dec 15, 2017)
  12. NEW: Canada Council SUPPORTING ARTISTIC PRACTICE: Sector Innovation and Development (2017 deadlines: June 15, 2017; Dec 15, 2017)
  13. NEW: Canada Council CREATING, KNOWING AND SHARING: Long Term Projects (Apr 15, 2017; Dec 21, 2017)
  14. NEW: Canada Council CREATING, KNOWING AND SHARING: Short Term Projects (Apr 14, Sept 21, Dec 21, 2017; Mar 21, 2018)
  15. City of Vancouver: Transit Shelter Advertising Program  (monthly deadlines: Dec 22)
  16. City of Vancouver: Video Screen Advertising Program (monthly deadlines: Dec 22)
  17. Canada Council EXPLORE AND CREATEProfessional Development for Artists (2017 deadlines: any time before the start date of your project)
  18. Canada Council EXPLORE AND CREATEResearch and Creation (2017 deadlines: any time before the start date of your project)
  19. Canada Council EXPLORE AND CREATEConcept to RealizationProject Requests (2017 deadlines: any time before the start date of your project);
  20. Canada Council SUPPORTING ARTISTIC PRACTICE: Professional Development for Arts Professionals (2017 deadline: any time before the start date of your project)
  21. Canada Council ARTS ACROSS CANADA: Travel (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date)
  22. Canada Council ARTS ACROSS CANADA:  Representation and Promotion (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date)
  23. Canada Council ARTS ABROAD: Travel (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date)
  24. Canada Council ARTS ABROAD: Representation and Promotion (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date)
  25. Canada Council ARTS ABROAD: Translation (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date)
  26. Canada Council ARTS ABROAD: Residencies (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date)
  27. HRSDC Opportunities Fund for Persons with Disabilities (No deadline; local & regional projects application are accepted on an ongoing basis)
  28. Canadian Heritage: Canada Cultural Spaces Fund (no deadline, constant intake)
  29. 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. BCAC Block Funding – Book Publishers (Dec 15)
  2. BCAC Title Assistance – Book Publishers (Dec 15)
Performing Arts (Music) Deadlines:
  1. 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)
  2. 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)
  3. FACTOR: Collective Initiatives (Showcase Production for Export-Ready Artists) (Dec 1)
Individual Artists (all disciplines) Deadlines:
  1. BCAC Professional Development (Individuals) (Dec 1, Apr 1, Aug 1)
  2. Creative BC: Interactive Fund (2017 deadline: Dec 12)
  3. NEW: Canada Council CREATING, KNOWING AND SHARING: Long Term Projects (Apr 15, 2017; Dec 21, 2017)
  4. NEW: Canada Council CREATING, KNOWING AND SHARING: Short Term Projects (Apr 14, Sept 21, Dec 21, 2017; Mar 21, 2018)
  5. Canada Council EXPLORE AND CREATEProfessional Development for Artists (2017 deadlines: any time before the start date of your project)
  6. Canada Council EXPLORE AND CREATEResearch and Creation (2017 deadlines: any time before the start date of your project)
  7. Canada Council EXPLORE AND CREATEConcept to RealizationProject Requests (2017 deadlines: any time before the start date of your project)
  8. Canada Council SUPPORTING ARTISTIC PRACTICE: Professional Development for Arts Professionals (2017 deadline: any time before the start date of your project)
  9. Canada Council ARTS ACROSS CANADA: Travel (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date)
  10. Canada Council ARTS ACROSS CANADA:  Representation and Promotion (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date)
  11. NEW: Canada Council ARTS ABROAD: Travel (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date)
  12. 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)
  13. Canada Council ARTS ABROAD: Residencies (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date)