May 2014 Grant Deadlines

Special Interest/News:

  1. 2014 Mayor’s Arts Awards – Call for Nominations(open until May 9)

General Deadlines (all disciplines):

  1. BC Gaming Community Gaming Grants(application intake opens Feb 1; closes May 31)
  2. Canada Council Capacity Building Program: The Flying Eagle(May 1)
  3. Kinder Morgan Foundation(Mar 10, May 10, July 10, Sept 10, Nov 10, Jan 10)
  4. Canada Council Aboriginal Peoples Collaborative Exchange: National and International Project Grants(May 15 & Nov 15)
  5. Canada Council Aboriginal Elder/Youth Legacy Program (May 15 & Nov 15)
  6. City of Vancouver: Transit Shelter Advertising Program(monthly deadlines: May 16)
  7. City of Vancouver: Video Screen Advertising Program(monthly deadlines: May 16)
  8. Enterprising Non-Profits Workshop(Burnaby – May 7; Vernon – May 21) – attendance at a workshop is mandatory before be able to apply to this program
  9. City of Vancouver Neighbourhood Matching Fund (May 1 & Nov 30)
  10. Telus Community Board Donation Program(next deadline isMay 12 for Vancouver)
  11. BC Rehab Foundation Project Grant Program (May 23) 
  12. ArtsStarts: Artists in Education(Grants to Districts) (May 23)
  13. ArtStarts: Artists in The Classroom(AIC) (May 30)
  14. Canadian Heritage:Canada Cultural Spaces Fund(no deadline, constant intake)
  15. 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 Inter-Arts: Touring Grants to Artists and Organizations (May 1 & Nov 15)
  2. Canada Council Grants to Media Arts Organizations: Initiatives(May 15 & Nov 1)
  3. Canada Council Project Grants to Media Arts Organizations, Groups and Collectives (May 15 & Nov 1)
  4. Canada Council Grants to Aboriginal Peoples: Publishers(May 1)

Performing Arts (Music) Deadlines:

  1. Canada Council: Music Production(May 1 & Oct 1)

Performing Arts (Theatre/Festivals) Deadlines:

  1. Canada Council: Theatre International Program(April 15, May 1, Oct 15, Dec 1)
  2. Canada Council  Theatre Touring and Special Initiatives Program (May 1 & Dec 1)

Performing Arts (Dance) Deadlines:

  1. Canada Council Dance Touring Grants: National (May 1 & Oct 1)
  2. Canada Council Dance Touring Grants: International (May 1 & Oct 1)
  3. Canada Council Dance Presentation Program: Support to Festivals(May 1 & Oct 1)

Individual Artists (all disciplines) Deadlines:

  1. Canada Council Grants to Aboriginal Peoples: Writers and Storytellers (May 1)
  2. Canada Council Grants to Aboriginal Peoples: Writers Residencies(May 1)
  3. Canada Council Inter-Arts Office: Grants to Artists(May 1)
  4. CC Aboriginal Peoples Collaborative Exchange: National and International Project Grants(May 15 & Nov 15)
  5. The John Moffat & Larry Lillo Award(Theatre Artists) (May 16) email to: johnandlarry@live.ca
  6. BCAC Project Assistance for Media Artists(May 31)

April 2014 Grant Deadlines

General Deadlines (all disciplines):

  1. City of Vancouver: Transit Shelter Advertising Program(monthly deadlines: Apr 18)
  2. City of Vancouver: Video Screen Advertising Program(monthly deadlines: Apr 18)
  3. Canadian Heritage:Canada Cultural Spaces Fund (no deadline, constant intake)
  4. 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 (Apr 1, June 1, Sept 1, Nov 1, Feb 1)
  2. Canada Council Aboriginal Media Arts Program(Apr 1)
  3. BCAC Touring Initiatives(Apr 1, Aug 1, Dec 1)
  4. BCAC Literary Arts: Professional Project Assistance (Apr 15)
  5. BCAC Project Assistance– Arts Periodicals (Apr 15)
  6. Canada Council: Spoken Word, Storytelling and Literary Performance(Apr 15)
  7. Canada Council Book Publishing Support: Art Books(Aug 15 & Sept 15)
  8. Canada Council Book Publishing Support: Author Promotion Tours(Apr 15)
  9. Canada Council: Project Grants to Organizations in the Visual Arts(Apr 15, Sept 15)
  10. Canada Council:Artist & Community Collaboration Program in Visual Arts (Apr 15)
  11. Canadian Heritage: Building Communities through Arts & Heritage(Local Festivals Component)(Apr 30, Sept 30, Jan 30)

Performing Arts (Music) Deadlines:

  1. BCAC Touring Initiatives(Apr 1, Aug 1, Dec 1)
  2. Canada Council: New Music Project Grants(Apr 1)
  3. Canada Council: New Music Multi-Year & Annual Grants(Apr 1)
  4. SOCAN International Showcasing (Printemps de Bourges)(Apr 8)
  5. BCAC Professional Project Assistance – Performing Arts (Apr 15)
  6. Canada Council: Music Travel Grants(Apr 15, June 15, Sept 15, Nov 15, Feb 15)
  7. SOCAN Concert-Music Composer Outreach Residencies (Apr 15, Sept 30, Jan 31)
  8. SOCAN International Showcasing (The Great Escape)(Apr 24)
  9. Canadian Heritage: Building Communities through Arts & Heritage (Local Festivals Component)(Apr 30, Sept 30, Jan 30)
  10. Canadian Heritage:Canada Arts Presentation Fund(Apr 30 & Sept 30)

Performing Arts (Theatre/Festivals) Deadlines:

  1. BCAC Touring Initiatives(Apr 1, Aug 1, Dec 1)
  2. Canada Council: Theatre International Program(April 15, May 1, Oct 15, Dec 1)
  3. Canada Council Grants to Theatre Artists: Individual Creation, Artists-in-Residency, Playwriting Residency and Professional Development(Apr 15  & Sept 15)
  4. BCAC Professional Project Assistance – Performing Arts (Apr 15)
  5. Canadian Heritage: Building Communities through Arts & Heritage (Local Festivals Component)(Apr 30, Sept 30, Jan 30)
  6. Canadian Heritage:Canada Arts Presentation Fund (Apr 30 & Sept 30)

Performing Arts (Dance) Deadlines:

  1. BCAC Touring Initiatives(Apr 1, Aug 1, Dec 1)
  2. BCAC Professional Project Assistance – Performing Arts (Apr 15)
  3. Canadian Heritage: Building Communities through Arts & Heritage (Local Festivals Component)(Apr 30, Sept 30, Jan 30)
  4. Canadian Heritage:Canada Arts Presentation Fund (Apr 30 & Sept 30)

For Individual Artists (all disciplines):

  1. Canada Council  International Residencies(Apr 1)
  2. Canada Council Grants for Professional Writers: Creative Writing(Apr 1 & Oct 1)
  3. Canada Council: Travel Grants to Professionals in the Visual Arts(Apr 1, June 1, Sept 1, Nov 1, Feb 1)
  4. BCAC Professional Development(Apr 1, Aug 1, Dec 1)
  5. BCAC Scholarship Awards(April 30)