Jan 2018 Deadlines

General Deadlines/Service/Community (all disciplines):
  1. BC Gaming Multiculturalism Grant Program (2017 deadline: Nov 14, 2017 to Jan 8, 2018)
  2. NEW: Granville Island Activation Grants  (opens Dec 1, 2017; closes Feb 12, 2018)
  3. CHRC Talent to Lead (T2L) Mentorship Program (Note: 2018 deadline not yet announced; 2017 deadline was Jan 15)
  4. Kinder Morgan Foundation (Jan 10, Mar 10, May 10, July 10, Sept 10, Nov 10)
  5. BCAC Youth Engagement Program (Jan 15)
  6. Service Canada/Canadian Heritage: Young Canada Works in Heritage Organizations (Summer Jobs) (Jan 15)
  7. Canada Council ARTS ACROSS CANADA: Translation (Jan 20, 2018)
  8. City of Vancouver: Transit Shelter Advertising Program (deadlines monthly; 2018 deadlines not yet posted, check back…)
  9. City of Vancouver: Video Screen Advertising Program (deadlines monthly; 2018 deadlines not yet posted, check back…)
  10. Canada Council ARTS ACROSS CANADA: Circulation and Touring (Jan 25)
  11. Canada Council ARTS ACROSS CANADA: Foreign Artist Tours (Jan 25)
  12. Telus Community Board Donation Program (Vancouver) (2018 deadlines: Jan 26, Apr 27, Aug 3, Oct 19)
  13. Telus Community Board Donation Program (Thompson Okanagan) (2018 deadlines: Jan 26, May 4, Sept 14)
  14. Telus Community Action Team Donation Program (BC North area) (Jan 27, May 2, Aug 4, Nov 3)
  15. BCAC Project Assistance – Community Arts Festivals (Jan 30)
  16. Canadian Heritage: (BCAH) Building Communities through Arts and Heritage (Jan 31, April 30, Sept 30)
  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)
  30. Work BC: Job Creation Partnerships (no deadline, constant intake)
Aboriginal/First Peoples/Indigenous Arts Deadlines:
  1. Canadian Heritage: (BCAH) Building Communities through Arts and Heritage (Jan 31, April 30, Sept 30)
  2. YVR Arts Foundation: (First Nations) Youth Scholarships (Jan 26)
  3. YVR Arts Foundation: (First Nations) Mid-Career Artists Scholarships (Jan 26)
Visual/Media/Literary/Heritage/Inter-Arts Deadlines:
  1. BCAC Project Assistance – Community Arts Festivals (Jan 30)
  2. Canadian Heritage: (BCAH) Building Communities through Arts and Heritage (Jan 31, April 30, Sept 30)
Performing Arts (Dance) Deadlines:
  1. BCAC Project Assistance – Community Arts Festivals (Jan 30)
  2. Canadian Heritage: (BCAH) Building Communities through Arts and Heritage (Jan 31, April 30, Sept 30)
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 Artist Development Program (Jan 25 (Deadline to submit new / unrated profiles: Jan 18, 2018
  4. BCAC Project Assistance – Community Arts Festivals (Jan 30)
  5. Canadian Heritage: (BCAH) Building Communities through Arts and Heritage (Jan 31, April 30, Sept 30)
Performing Arts (Theatre/Festivals) Deadlines:
  1. BCAC Project Assistance – Community Arts Festivals (Jan 30)
  2. Canadian Heritage: (BCAH) Building Communities through Arts and Heritage (Jan 31, April 30, Sept 30)
Individual Artists (All Disciplines) Deadlines:
  1. CHRC Talent to Lead (T2L) Mentorship Program (Note: 2018 deadline not yet announced; 2017 deadline was Jan 15)
  2. YVR Arts Foundation: (First Nations) Youth Scholarships (Jan 26)
  3. YVR Arts Foundation: (First Nations) Mid-Career Artists Scholarships (Jan 26)
  4. Canada Council EXPLORE AND CREATEProfessional Development for Artists (2017 deadlines: any time before the start date of your project)
  5. Canada Council EXPLORE AND CREATEResearch and Creation (2017 deadlines: any time before the start date of your project)
  6. Canada Council EXPLORE AND CREATEConcept to RealizationProject Requests (2017 deadlines: any time before the start date of your project)
  7. Canada Council SUPPORTING ARTISTIC PRACTICE: Professional Development for Arts Professionals (2017 deadline: any time before the start date of your project)
  8. Canada Council ARTS ACROSS CANADA: Travel (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date)
  9. Canada Council ARTS ACROSS CANADA:  Representation and Promotion (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date)
  10. NEW: Canada Council ARTS ABROAD: Travel (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date)
  11. 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)
  12. Canada Council ARTS ABROAD: Residencies (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date)