Sept 2014 Grant Deadlines

General Deadlines/Service/Community (all disciplines):

  1. ENP Social Enterprise Workshops(Clearwater, Sept 6; Victoria, Sept 11; Tumbler Ridge, Sept 16; Dawson Creek, Sept 18; Vancouver, Sept 25)
  2. Canada Council Capacity Building Program: The Flying Eagle(Sept 1, May 1)
  3. Victoria Foundation Community Grants Program(Sept 3)
  4. Canada Council: Leadership for Change: Grants for Organizational Development(Sept 10)
  5. Kinder Morgan Foundation(Sept 10, Nov 10, Jan 10, Mar 10, May 10, July 10)
  6. Vancouver Foundation Arts & Culture Program(Application deadline for those who have an approved LOI) (Sept 12)
  7. Hamber Foundation(Sept15, Mar 15)
  8. City of Vancouver: Transit Shelter Advertising Program (monthly deadlines: Sept 19)
  9. City of Vancouver: Video Screen Advertising Program(monthly deadlines: Sept 19)
  10. AVIVA Community Fund Competition (opens Sept 22)
  11. BCAC Operating Assistance – Arts and Cultural Services Organizations(Sept 23)
  12. BCAC Community Arts Councils – Operating Assistance(Sept 30)
  13. Canadian Heritage:Canada Cultural Spaces Fund(no deadline, constant intake)
  14. Work BC Job Creation Partnerships(for community groups & eligible EI candidates) (appears to be no deadline, intake based on LOI)

Visual/Media/Literary/Heritage/Inter-Arts Deadlines:

  1. Canada Council Travel Grants to Professionals in the Visual Arts(Sept 1, Nov 1,  Feb 1, April 1, June 1)
  2. Canada Council: Literary Readings and Author Residencies Program: Literary Readings(Sept 1, March 1)
  3. Canada Council: Grants for Literary Arts Promotion: Operating Grants(Sept 15)
  4. Canada Council: Grants for Literary Arts Promotion: Project Grants(Sept 15, Mar 15)
  5. Canada Council: Project Grants to Organizations in the Visual Arts(Sept 15, Apr 15)
  6. Canada Council Book Publishing Support: Art Books(Sept 15, Apr 15)
  7. BCAC Operating Assistance – Media Arts Organizations(Sept 30)
  8. BCAC Operating Assistance – Public Museums(Sept 30)
  9. BCAC Operating Assistance – Visual Arts Organizations(Sept 30)
  10. Canadian Heritage: Building Communities through Arts & Heritage(Local Festivals Component)(Apr 30, Sept 30, Jan 30)

Performing Arts (Music) Deadlines:

  1. MUCHFact Awards(Sept 4 & Oct 30)
  2. Canada Council: Music Travel Grants(Sept 15, Nov 15, Feb 15, Apr 15, June 15)
  3. Canada Council: Music: Commissioning of Canadian Compositions(Sept 15)
  4. Canada Council: Residencies for Composers and Conductors(Sept 15)
  5. SOCAN Concert Music Festivals(Sept 15, Mar 3)
  6. SOCAN Popular Music Festivals(Sept 15, Mar 3)
  7. SOCAN Concert-Music Composer Outreach Residencies (Sept 30, Jan 31, Apr 15)
  8. BCAC Operating Support (Professional Festivals)(Sept 30)
  9. Canadian Heritage: Building Communities through Arts & Heritage(Local Festivals Component) (Apr 30, Sept 30, Jan 30)
  10. Canadian Heritage:Canada Arts Presentation Fund(Sept 30, Apr 30)

Performing Arts (Theatre/Festivals) Deadlines:

  1. Canada Council: Artist & Community Collaboration(Theatre) (Sept 15, Mar 1)
  2. Canada Council Grants to Theatre Artists: Individual Creation, Artists-in-Residency, Playwriting Residency and Professional Development(Sept 15, Apr 15)
  3. Canada Council: Theatre Production Project Grants (Emerging Artists)(Sept 15, Mar 1)
  4. Canada Council Theatre Production Project Grants (Established Artists) (Sept 15, Mar 1)
  5. Canada Council Theatre: Project Grants to Service Organizations (Sept 15, Mar 1)
  6. BCAC Operating Support (Professional Festivals)(Sept 30)
  7. Canadian Heritage: Building Communities through Arts & Heritage(Local Festivals Component) (Apr 30, Sept 30, Jan 30)
  8. Canadian Heritage:Canada Arts Presentation Fund (Sept 30, Apr 30)

Performing Arts (Dance) Deadlines:

  1. BCAC Operating Support (Professional Festivals)(Sept 30)
  2. Canadian Heritage: Building Communities through Arts & Heritage(Local Festivals Component) (Apr 30, Sept 30, Jan 30)
  3. Canadian Heritage:Canada Arts Presentation Fund (Sept 30, Apr 30)

Individual Artists (all disciplines) Deadlines:

  1. Canada Council Travel Grants to Professionals in the Visual Arts (Sept 1, Nov 1,  Feb 1, April 1, June 1)
  2. Canada Council: Long-Term Grants to Visual Artists(Sept 1)
  3. MUCHFact Awards(Sept 4 & Oct 30)
  4. Canada Council: Music Travel Grants(Sept 15, Nov 15, Feb 15, Apr 15, June 15)
  5. BCAC Project Assistance for Creative Writers(Sept 15)
  6. Canada Council: John Hobday Awards in Arts Management(Sept 30)

August 2014 Grant Deadlines

General Deadlines (all disciplines):

  1. Telus Community Board Donation Program(next deadline is Aug 11 for Vancouver)
  2. City of Vancouver: Transit Shelter Advertising Program(monthly deadlines: Aug 15)
  3. City of Vancouver: Video Screen Advertising Program(monthly deadlines: Aug 15)
  4. Coast Capital Community Investment Grants– Youth focus (EOI) (Aug 28)
  5. Canadian Heritage:Canada Cultural Spaces Fund (no deadline, constant intake)
  6. Work BC Job Creation Partnerships(for community groups & eligible EI candidates) (appears to be no deadline, intake based on LOI)

Visual/Media/Literary/Heritage/Inter-Arts Deadlines:

  1. BCAC Touring Initiatives(Aug 1, Dec 1, Apr 1)

Performing Arts (Music) Deadlines:

  1. BCAC Touring Initiatives(Aug 1, Dec 1, Apr 1)
  2. SOCAN Concert Music Education Grants (Aug 15 & Jan 31)
  3. SOCAN: Concert Music Events & Projects(Aug 15 & Jan 31)

Performing Arts (Theatre/Festivals) Deadlines:

  1. BCAC Touring Initiatives(Aug 1, Dec 1, Apr 1)

Performing Arts (Dance) Deadlines:

  1. BCAC Touring Initiatives(Aug 1, Dec 1, Apr 1)

Individual Artists (all disciplines) Deadlines:

BCAC Professional Development (Individuals) (Aug1)

July 2014 Grant Deadlines

General Deadlines (all disciplines):
  1. UPDATE: BC Arts Council Innovations (NEW July 2 intake) – program will be under review in 2014/15; regular Jan 2015 deadline is now replaced with July 2, 2014 intake; applications available online 6 weeks before deadline; applicants can apply to EITHER Innovations OR Capacity & Sustainability program, not both!
  2. UPDATE: BC Arts Council Capacity & Sustainability Program (July 2); program will be under review in 2014/15; applications available online 6 weeks before deadline; applicants can apply to EITHER Innovations OR Capacity & Sustainability program, not both!
  3. Kinder Morgan Foundation(July 10, Sept 10, Nov 10, Jan 10, Mar 10, May 10)
  4. BC Arts Council Arts Based Community Development (July 15)
  5. City of Vancouver: Transit Shelter Advertising Program  (monthly deadlines: July 18)
  6. City of Vancouver: Video Screen Advertising Program (monthly deadlines: July 18)
  7. Metro Vancouver Cultural Grants (July 30)
  8. Vancouver Foundation: Arts & Culture Letter of Intent Deadline (July 25; accepted LOI application deadline; Sept 12)
  9. Canadian Heritage: Canada Cultural Spaces Fund (no deadline, constant intake)
  10. Work BC Job Creation Partnerships (for community groups & eligible EI candidates) (appears to be no deadline, intake based on LOI)
  11. Canadian Museums Association: Dr. Shirley L. Thomson Award for Young Curators (deadline TBA – was July 26 in 2013)
  12. BC Creative Achievement Award for First Nations’ Art (July 18)
Visual/Media/Literary/Heritage/Inter-Arts Deadlines:
  1. Canadian Museums Association: Dr. Shirley L. Thomson Award for Young Curators (deadline TBA – was July 26 in 2013)
For Individual Artists (all disciplines):
  1. BC Creative Achievement Award for First Nations’ Art (July 18)

June 2014 Grant Deadlines

General Deadlines (all disciplines):
  1. Canada Council Visiting Foreign Artists Program:Inter-Arts, Media Arts, Music, Theatre, Visual Arts and Writing and Publishing (June 1)
  2. BC Arts Council Early Career Development(June 16*) – NOTE: deadline changed from July 2, 2014 & program to be merged with Co-op, Internship, Mentorship, and Residency programs
  3. City of Vancouver: Transit Shelter Advertising Program (monthly deadlines: June 20)
  4. City of Vancouver: Video Screen Advertising Program(monthly deadlines: June 20)
  5. Enterprising Non-Profits Development Grants(June 19)
  6. Canadian Heritage: Canada Arts Training Fund(June 30)
  7. Canada Council Aboriginal Capacity Building Program: Annual and Multi-year Project Funding(June 30)
  8. BravoFACT(June 6)
  9. Canada Council Music Touring Grants(June 1 & Dec 1)
  10. Canada Council: Music Travel Grants(June 15, Sept 15, Nov 15, Feb 15, Apr 15)
  11. BC Touring Council: Community Presenters Assistance Program(June 30)
  12. BC Touring Council: Community Presenters Assistance Program(June 30)
  13. BC Touring Council: Community Presenters Assistance Program(June 30)
  14. Canada Council Travel Grants to Professionals in the Visual Arts (June 1)
  15. Canada Council: Music Travel Grants(June 15, Sept 15, Nov 15, Feb 15, Apr 15)
Visual/Media/Literary/Heritage/Inter-Arts Deadlines:
  1. BravoFACT(June 6)
  2. Canada Council Music Touring Grants(June 1 & Dec 1)
  3. Canada Council: Music Travel Grants(June 15, Sept 15, Nov 15, Feb 15, Apr 15)
  4. BC Touring Council: Community Presenters Assistance Program(June 30)
  5. BC Touring Council: Community Presenters Assistance Program(June 30)
  6. BC Touring Council: Community Presenters Assistance Program(June 30)
  7. Canada Council Travel Grants to Professionals in the Visual Arts (June 1)
  8. Canada Council: Music Travel Grants(June 15, Sept 15, Nov 15, Feb 15, Apr 15)
Visual/Media/Literary/Heritage/Inter-Arts Deadlines:
  1. BravoFACT(June 6)
Performing Arts (Music) Deadlines:
  1. Canada Council Music Touring Grants(June 1 & Dec 1)
  2. Canada Council: Music Travel Grants(June 15, Sept 15, Nov 15, Feb 15, Apr 15)
  3. BC Touring Council: Community Presenters Assistance Program(June 30)
Performing Arts (Theatre/Festivals) Deadlines:
  1. BC Touring Council: Community Presenters Assistance Program(June 30)
  2. BC Touring Council: Community Presenters Assistance Program(June 30)
Performing Arts (Dance) Deadlines:
  1. BC Touring Council: Community Presenters Assistance Program(June 30)
Individual Artists (all disciplines) Deadlines:
  1. Canada Council Travel Grants to Professionals in the Visual Arts (June 1)
  2. Canada Council: Music Travel Grants(June 15, Sept 15, Nov 15, Feb 15, Apr 15)