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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. NEW: Prov of BC: International Presence Funding (Mar 5)
  7. Community Arts Council of Vancouver: DTES Community Arts Fund Program (Mar 6)
  8. City of Vancouver: Cultural Infrastructure Grant Program (Mar 7)
  9. City of Vancouver: Community  Arts Grant Program (Mar 7)
  10. Kinder Morgan Foundation (Mar 10)
  11. BCAC Operating Assistance – Professional Arts Training Organizations (Mar 15)
  12. Hamber Foundation (Mar 15 & Sept 15)
  13. City of Vancouver: Transit Shelter Advertising Program (deadlines monthly; 2018 deadlines not yet posted, check back…)
  14. City of Vancouver: Video Screen Advertising Program (deadlines monthly; 2018 deadlines not yet posted, check back…)
  15. Canada Council CREATING, KNOWING AND SHARING: Short Term Projects (Mar 21)
  16. CLICK Foundation  – Contributing to Lives of Inner City Kids (Mar 30 & Oct 31)
  17. Telus Community Action Team Donation Program (BC South area) (Mar 31, July 28, Oct 20)
  18. Canada Council EXPLORE AND CREATEProfessional Development for Artists (2017 deadlines: any time before the start date of your project)
  19. Canada Council EXPLORE AND CREATEResearch and Creation (2017 deadlines: any time before the start date of your project)
  20. Canada Council EXPLORE AND CREATEConcept to RealizationProject Requests (2017 deadlines: any time before the start date of your project);
  21. Canada Council SUPPORTING ARTISTIC PRACTICE: Professional Development for Arts Professionals (2017 deadline: any time before the start date of your project)
  22. Canada Council ARTS ACROSS CANADA: Travel (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date)
  23. Canada Council ARTS ACROSS CANADA:  Representation and Promotion (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date)
  24. Canada Council ARTS ABROAD: Travel (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date)
  25. Canada Council ARTS ABROAD: Representation and Promotion (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date)
  26. Canada Council ARTS ABROAD: Translation (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date)
  27. Canada Council ARTS ABROAD: Residencies (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date)
  28. HRSDC Opportunities Fund for Persons with Disabilities (No deadline; local & regional projects application are accepted on an ongoing basis)
  29. Canadian Heritage: Canada Cultural Spaces Fund (no deadline, constant intake)
  30. Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC): Inter-Action Multiculturalism Grants  (NO deadline; BUT you must apply 18 weeks in advance of your planned event/project)
  31. 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)

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)

Nov 2017 Grant Deadlines

General Deadlines/Service/Community (all disciplines):
  1. Destination BC: Tourism Events Program (Sept 1-Nov 30, 2017 for events scheduled January 1, 2018 – June 30, 2019)
  2. BC Gaming Multiculturalism Grant Program (2017 deadline: opens Nov 14 & closes Jan 8, 2018)
  3. BC Ministry of Culture: International Presence Program (2017 deadlines not yet posted; intake was Oct until Nov 30, 2016).
  4. Canada Council ARTS ABROAD: Co-productions (Nov 1)
  5. Canada Council ARTS ACROSS CANADA: Public Outreach (Composite & Project) (Nov 10)
  6. Kinder Morgan Foundation (Nov 10, Jan 10, Mar 10, May 10, July 10, Sept 10)
  7. NEW: Anvil Centre Artists-In-Residence Program (2017 deadline not yet announced; 2016 deadline wasNov 15)
  8. City of Vancouver: Transit Shelter Advertising Program  (monthly deadlines: Nov 17)
  9. City of Vancouver: Video Screen Advertising Program (monthly deadlines: Nov 17)
  10. Vancouver Foundation: DTES Small Arts Grants (Artists or Groups) (Nov 24)
  11. Canada Council EXPLORE AND CREATEProfessional Development for Artists (2017 deadlines: any time before the start date of your project)
  12. Canada Council EXPLORE AND CREATEResearch and Creation (2017 deadlines: any time before the start date of your project)
  13. Canada Council EXPLORE AND CREATEConcept to RealizationProject Requests (2017 deadlines: any time before the start date of your project);
  14. Canada Council SUPPORTING ARTISTIC PRACTICE: Professional Development for Arts Professionals (2017 deadline: any time before the start date of your project)
  15. Canada Council ARTS ACROSS CANADA: Travel (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date)
  16. Canada Council ARTS ACROSS CANADA:  Representation and Promotion (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date)
  17. Canada Council ARTS ABROAD: Travel (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date)
  18. Canada Council ARTS ABROAD: Representation and Promotion (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date)
  19. Canada Council ARTS ABROAD: Translation (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date)
  20. Canada Council ARTS ABROAD: Residencies (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date
  21. HRSDC Opportunities Fund for Persons with Disabilities (No deadline; local & regional projects application are accepted on an ongoing basis)
  22. Canadian Heritage: Canada Cultural Spaces Fund (no deadline, constant intake)
  23. 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. Access Copyright Foundation Events Grants Program (2017 deadline not yet announced; 2016 deadline was Nov 1)
  2. Creative BC: Interactive Fund (2017 deadline: Dec 12)
  3. Dr. Shirley L. Thomson Award for Young Curators (Nov 15)
Performing Arts (Music) Deadlines:
  1. MUCHFact Awards (2017 Deadlines: Jan 12, Mar 9, May 4, Jun 29, Sept 7, Nov 2 )
  2. SOCAN Foundation: Travel Assistance (deadline: any time before travel starts)
  3. 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)
  4. 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)
Individual Artists (all disciplines) Deadlines:
  1. Dr. Shirley L. Thomson Award for Young Curators (Nov 15)
  2. BCAC Project Assistance for Visual Artists (Nov 15)
  3. Creative BC: Interactive Fund (2017 deadline: Dec 12)
  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)

Aug 2017 Grant Deadlines

General Deadlines (all disciplines):

  1. NEW: BC Community Gaming Grants Capital Projects Grants (Application Period: Apply from Aug 1 to Sept 30)
  2. BCAC Professional Development (Individuals) (Apr 1, Aug 1, Dec 1)
  3. Telus Community Board Donation Program (Vancouver) (2017 deadlines: Jan 20, Apr 21, Aug 4, Oct 13)
  4. City of Vancouver: Transit Shelter Advertising Program (monthly deadlines: Aug 18)
  5. City of Vancouver: Video Screen Advertising Program (monthly deadlines: Aug 18)
  6. Coast Capital Community Investment Grants (Aug 25)
  7. BC Rehab Foundation: Project Grant Program (2017 deadlines: Feb 24, May 19, Aug 25)
  8. NEW: Canada Council EXPLORE AND CREATE: Professional Development for Artists (2017 deadlines: any time before the start date of your project; Applications received by: June 15 (will receive results by Sept 2017)
  9. NEW: Canada Council EXPLORE AND CREATE: Research and Creation (2017 deadlines: any time before the start date of your project; (retroactive to April 1, 2017);  Applications received by: June 20 (will receive results by Sept 2017)
  10. NEW: Canada Council EXPLORE AND CREATEConcept to RealizationProject Requests (2017 deadlines: any time before the start date of your project;  Applications received by: June 20 (will receive results by Sept 2017);
  11. NEW: Canada Council SUPPORTING ARTISTIC PRACTICE: Professional Development for Arts Professionals (2017 deadline: any time before the start date of your project; and eligible costs can date back to April 1, 2017)
  12. NEW: Canada Council SUPPORTING ARTISTIC PRACTICE: Sector Innovation and Development (2017 deadlines: June 15, 2017; Dec 15, 2017)
  13. NEW: Canada Council ARTS ACROSS CANADA: Travel (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date; and eligible costs can date back to April 1, 2017)
  14. NEW: Canada Council ARTS ACROSS CANADA:  Representation and Promotion (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date; and eligible costs can date back to April 1, 2017)
  15. NEW: Canada Council ARTS ACROSS CANADA: Translation (2017 deadlines: any time before you complete the translation)
  16. NEW: Canada Council ARTS ABROAD: Travel (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date; and eligible costs can date back to April 1, 2017)
  17. NEW: 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)
  18. NEW: Canada Council ARTS ABROAD: Translation (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date; and eligible costs can date back to April 1, 2017)
  19. NEW: Canada Council ARTS ABROAD: Residencies (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date; and eligible costs can date back to April 1, 2017)
  20. HRSDC Opportunities Fund for Persons with Disabilities (No deadline; local & regional projects application are accepted on an ongoing basis)
  21. Canadian Heritage: Canada Cultural Spaces Fund (no deadline, constant intake; NOTE: recent changes (May 2016) were made to the program guidelines & forms; feasibility studies are again eligible)
  22. 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 Touring Initiatives (Aug 1, Dec 1, Apr 1)

Performing Arts (Music) Deadlines:

  1. BCAC Touring Initiatives (Aug 1, Dec 1, Apr 1)
  2. SOCAN Annual Operations Grant (Aug 15)

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:

  1. BCAC Professional Development (Individuals) (Apr 1, Aug 1, Dec 1)
  2. NEW: Canada Council EXPLORE AND CREATE: Professional Development for Artists (2017 deadlines: any time before the start date of your project; Applications received by: June 15 (will receive results by Sept 2017)
  3. NEW: Canada Council EXPLORE AND CREATE: Research and Creation (2017 deadlines: any time before the start date of your project; (retroactive to April 1, 2017);  Applications received by: June 20 (will receive results by Sept 2017)
  4. NEW: Canada Council EXPLORE AND CREATEConcept to RealizationProject Requests (2017 deadlines: any time before the start date of your project;  Applications received by: June 20 (will receive results by Sept 2017);
  5. NEW: Canada Council SUPPORTING ARTISTIC PRACTICE: Professional Development for Arts Professionals (2017 deadline: any time before the start date of your project; and eligible costs can date back to April 1, 2017)
  6. NEW: Canada Council ARTS ACROSS CANADA: Travel (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date; and eligible costs can date back to April 1, 2017)
  7. NEW: Canada Council ARTS ACROSS CANADA:  Representation and Promotion (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date; and eligible costs can date back to April 1, 2017)
  8. NEW: Canada Council ARTS ABROAD: Travel (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date; and eligible costs can date back to April 1, 2017)
  9. NEW: 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)
  10. NEW: Canada Council ARTS ABROAD: Residencies (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date; and eligible costs can date back to April 1, 2017)