Mar 2018 Deadlines

General Deadlines/Service/Community (all disciplines):
  1. Note: window for Arts & Culture applications is being changed in 2018 year: BC Gaming: Community Gaming Grants (Arts & Culture) (Application Window for Arts & Culture: opens Feb 1; closes Apr 30)
  2. Co-Op Community Spaces Program (application window is Feb 1 – Mar 1)
  3. Destination BC: Tourism Events Program (application window Mar 1 – Apr 30, 2018  – for events scheduled Nov 1, 2018 – Oct 31, 2019)
  4. Coast Capital Community Investment Grants (Full Application) (Mar 1)
  5. Telus Community Action Team Donation Program (Vancouver Island area) (Mar 3, Sept 8)
  6. Community Arts Council of Vancouver: DTES Community Arts Fund Program (Mar 6)
  7. City of Vancouver: Cultural Infrastructure Grant Program (Mar 7)
  8. City of Vancouver: Community  Arts Grant Program (Mar 7)
  9. Kinder Morgan Foundation (Mar 10)
  10. BCAC Operating Assistance – Professional Arts Training Organizations (Mar 15)
  11. Hamber Foundation (Mar 15 & Sept 15)
  12. City of Vancouver: Transit Shelter Advertising Program (deadlines monthly; 2018 deadlines not yet posted, check back…)
  13. City of Vancouver: Video Screen Advertising Program (deadlines monthly; 2018 deadlines not yet posted, check back…)
  14. Canada Council CREATING, KNOWING AND SHARING: Short Term Projects (Mar 21)
  15. CLICK Foundation  – Contributing to Lives of Inner City Kids (Mar 30 & Oct 31)
  16. Telus Community Action Team Donation Program (BC South area) (Mar 31, July 28, Oct 20)
  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)
Visual/Media/Literary/Heritage/Inter-Arts Deadlines:
  1. BCAC Operating Assistance – Arts Periodicals (Mar 15)
  2. BCAC Operating Assistance – Professional Arts Training Organizations (Mar 15)
  3. Canada Council SUPPORTING ARTISTIC PRACTICE: Literary Publishing Projects (Mar 15)
Performing Arts (Dance) Deadlines:
  1. BCAC Operating Assistance – Professional Arts Training Organizations (Mar 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. BCAC Operating Assistance – Professional Arts Training Organizations (Mar 15)
  4. FACTOR: Collective Initiatives (Showcase Production for Export-Ready Artists) (2018 deadlines not yet posted; 2017 deadlines: Period One Deadline: March 1, 2017 for events occurring between April 1 – June 30, 2017)
  5. FACTOR: Collective Initiatives (Industry Events; Showcase Production for Artists from Official Language Minority Communities; Digital Marketing) (constant intake; application must be submitted at least 5 months prior to commencement of the event or project.)
  6. SOCAN Foundation: Travel Assistance (deadline: any time before travel starts)
  7. SOCAN: Canadian Music Education, Publication and Dissemination (Revised Program) (Mar 15, Sept 15)
  8. SOCAN: Presenting Canadian Music (Revised Program) (Mar 15, Sept 15)
Performing Arts (Theatre/Festivals) Deadlines:
  1. BCAC Operating Assistance – Professional Arts Training Organizations (Mar 15)
Individuals Artists (all disciplines) Deadlines:
  1. Canada Council EXPLORE AND CREATEProfessional Development for Artists (2017 deadlines: any time before the start date of your project)
  2. Canada Council EXPLORE AND CREATEResearch and Creation (2017 deadlines: any time before the start date of your project)
  3. Canada Council EXPLORE AND CREATEConcept to RealizationProject Requests (2017 deadlines: any time before the start date of your project)
  4. Canada Council SUPPORTING ARTISTIC PRACTICE: Professional Development for Arts Professionals (2017 deadline: any time before the start date of your project)
  5. Canada Council ARTS ACROSS CANADA: Travel (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date)
  6. Canada Council ARTS ACROSS CANADA:  Representation and Promotion (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date)
  7. NEW: Canada Council ARTS ABROAD: Travel (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date)
  8. 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)
  9. Canada Council ARTS ABROAD: Residencies (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date)