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May 2017 Grant Deadlines

General Deadlines (all disciplines):

  1. BC Gaming: Community Gaming Grants (Arts & Culture) (Application Window for Arts & Culture Orgs: opens Feb 1; closes May 31)
  2. Destination BC: Tourism Events Program (application window Mar 1 – May 31, 2017 – for events scheduled July 1, 2017 – Dec 31, 2018)
  3. Kinder Morgan Foundation (May 10, July 10, Sept 10, Nov 10, Jan 10, Mar 10)
  4. BC Rehab Foundation: Project Grant Program (2017 deadlines: Feb 24, May 19, Aug 25)
  5. City of Vancouver: Transit Shelter Advertising Program (monthly deadlines: May 19)
  6. City of Vancouver: Video Screen Advertising Program (monthly deadlines: May 19)
  7. 2017 Deadline announced: Metro Vancouver Cultural Grants (May 24)
  8. ArtStarts: Artists in The Classroom(AIC) (May 26 & Oct 16)
  9. Work BC: Job Creation Partnerships (no deadline, constant intake)
  10. HRSDC Opportunities Fund for Persons with Disabilities (No deadline; local & regional projects application are accepted on an ongoing basis)
  11. 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)
  12. Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC): Inter-Action Multiculturalism Grants  (NO deadline; BUT you must apply 18 weeks in advance of your planned event/project)
  13. NEW: Canada Council ENGAGE AND SUSTAIN:  Artistic Catalysts (CORE funding program). (2017 deadline: May 1, 2017 (3-year grants for your organization’s fiscal years beginning in 2017, 2018 and 2019)
  14. NEW: Canada Council ARTS ABROAD: Circulation and Touring (2017 deadlines: May 5, 2017; Sept 10, 2017; Dec 5, 2017; Feb 20, 2018)
  15. NEW: Canada Council ARTS ACROSS CANADA: Circulation and Touring (2017 deadlines: May 10, 2017; Sept 25, 2017, Jan 25, 2018)
  16. NEW: Canada Council ARTS ACROSS CANADA: Foreign Artist Tours (2017 deadlines:May 10, 2017; Sept 25, 2017, Jan 25, 2018)
  17. NEW: Canada Council SUPPORTING ARTISTIC PRACTICE:  Support Organizations (2017 deadlines: May 15, 2017 (3-year grants for your organization’s fiscal years beginning in 2017, 2018 and 2019)
  18. NEW: Canada Council EXPLORE AND CREATE:  Professional Development for Artists (2017 deadlines: any time before the start date of your project)
  19. NEW: Canada Council EXPLORE AND CREATE: Research and Creation (2017 deadlines: any time before the start date of your project)
  20. NEW: Canada Council SUPPORTING ARTISTIC PRACTICE: Professional Development for Arts Professionals (2017 deadline: any time before the start date of your project)
  21. NEW: Canada Council ARTS ACROSS CANADA: Travel (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date)
  22. NEW: Canada Council ARTS ACROSS CANADA:  Representation and Promotion (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date)
  23. NEW: Canada Council ARTS ABROAD: Travel (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date)
  24. NEW: Canada Council ARTS ABROAD: Representation and Promotion (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date)
  25. NEW: ARTS ABROAD: Residencies (2017 deadline: any time before your departure date)

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

  1. NEW: Canada Council SUPPORTING ARTISTIC PRACTICE: Literary Publishers (2017 deadlines:  magazine publishers: May 1, 2017; publishers of both books and magazines: May 1, 2017) (2-year grants for your organization’s fiscal years beginning in 2017 and 2018)

Performing Arts (Music) Deadlines:

  1. NEW: BC Music Fund: Careers of BC Artists (Deadline: May 1, 2017)
  2. Update (Jan 19): No Longer Accepting Applications: BC Music Fund Sound Recording Program (Applications  accepted on a first come, first served basis starting Dec 1, 2016; until funds are no longer available).
  3. NEW: 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. NEW: 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)
  5. MUCHFact Awards (2017 Deadlines: Jan 12, Mar 9, May 4, Jun 29, Sep 7, Nov 2)
  6. FACTOR Artist Development Program (2017 deadlines: further deadlines not yet announced, check website for updates)

Individual Artists (all disciplines) Deadlines:

  1. The John Moffat & Larry Lillo Award (Theatre Artists) (May 16, 2017) – for more info email: johnandlarry@live.ca
  2. BCAC Project Assistance for Media Artists (May 31)

Mar 2017 Grant Deadlines

General Deadlines/Service/Community (all disciplines):
  1. BC Gaming: Community Gaming Grants (Arts & Culture) (Application Window for Arts & Culture Orgs: opens Feb 1; closes May 31)
  2. Co-Op Community Spaces Program (Mar 1)
  3. Destination BC: Tourism Events Program (application window Mar 1 – May 31, 2017 – for events scheduled July 1, 2017 – Dec 31, 2018)
  4. City of Vancouver: Community  Arts Grant Program (Mar 1)
  5. City of Vancouver Theatre Rental Grant Program (Applications available: Feb 21, 2017; Confirmation of Venue Dates Deadline for New Applicants: Mar 3)
  6. Kinder Morgan Foundation (Mar 10)
  7. BCAC Operating Assistance – Professional Arts Training Organizations (Mar 15)
  8. Hamber Foundation (Mar 15 & Sept 15)
  9. BCAC Operating Assistance – Professional Arts Training Organizations (Mar 15)
  10. Community Arts Council of Vancouver: DTES Community Arts Fund Program (Mar 20)
  11. City of Vancouver: Transit Shelter Advertising Program (Mar 24; deadlines monthly)
  12. City of Vancouver: Video Screen Advertising Program (Mar 24; deadlines monthly)
  13. Coast Capital Community Investment Grants (Full Application) (Mar 27)
  14. CLICK Foundation  – Contributing to Lives of Inner City Kids (Mar 31 & Oct 31)
  15. Work BC: Job Creation Partnerships (no deadline, constant intake)
  16. HRSDC Opportunities Fund for Persons with Disabilities (No deadline; local & regional projects application are accepted on an ongoing basis)
  17. 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)
  18. 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 Operating Assistance – Arts Periodicals (Mar 15)
  2. BCAC Operating Assistance – Professional Arts Training Organizations (Mar 15)
Performing Arts (Dance) Deadlines:
  1. BCAC Operating Assistance – Professional Arts Training Organizations (Mar 15)
  2. BCAC Performing Arts Operating (Music, Theatre, Dance) (Mar 15)
Performing Arts (Music) Deadlines:
  1. Update (Jan 19): No Longer Accepting Applications: BC Music Fund Sound Recording Program (Applications  accepted on a first come, first served basis starting Dec 1, 2016; until funds are no longer available).
  2. NEW: 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)
  3. NEW: 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)
  4. FACTOR: Collective Initiatives (Showcase Production for Export-Ready Artists) (Period One Deadline: March 1, 2017 for events occurring between April 1 – June 30, 2017)
  5. MUCHFact Awards (2017 Deadlines: Jan 12, Mar 9, May 4, Jun 29, Sep 7, Nov 2)
  6. BCAC Operating Assistance – Professional Arts Training Organizations (Mar 15)
  7. BCAC Performing Arts Operating (Music, Theatre, Dance) (Mar 15)
  8. FACTOR: Business Travel (constant intake; application must be submitted at least 6 months prior to departure date)
  9. 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.)
Performing Arts (Theatre/Festivals) Deadlines:
  1. BCAC Operating Assistance – Professional Arts Training Organizations (Mar 15)
  2. BCAC Performing Arts Operating (Music, Theatre, Dance) (Mar 15)
Individuals Artists (all disciplines) Deadlines:
  1. MUCHFact Awards (2017 Deadlines: Jan 12, Mar 9, May 4, Jun 29, Sep 7, Nov 2)

Dec 2016 Grant Deadlines

General Deadlines/Service/Community (all disciplines):
  1. BCAC Professional Development (Individuals) (Dec 1, Apr 1, Aug 1)
  2. BCAC Touring Initiatives  (Dec 1, Apr 1, Aug 1)
  3. Canadian Heritage Endowment Incentives Program (Dec 1)
  4. City of Vancouver Cultural Grants Program – Operating (Dec 7)
  5. City of Vancouver Cultural Grants Program – Annual Assistance (Dec 7)
  6. City of Vancouver Cultural Grants Program – Project (Dec 7)
  7. Coast Capital Community Investment Grants (Dec 7)
  8. Port Metro Vancouver Community Investment Program (Dec 8: Please submit your application one week prior to Dec 8 meeting date)
  9. Vancouver Foundation Arts & Culture Program: Field of Interest Grants (TEST & GROW grants) (Project Overview stage) (Last 2016 deadline: Dec 9, 2016)
  10. UBC: BC History Digitization Program ( Dec 19, 2016)
  11. BC Gaming Multiculturalism Grant Program (2016 deadline announced: Oct 24 to Dec 18, 2016) 
  12. City of Vancouver: Transit Shelter Advertising Program  (monthly deadlines: Dec 23)
  13. City of Vancouver: Video Screen Advertising Program (monthly deadlines: Dec 23)
  14. 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)
  15. 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. Canada Council Book Publishing Support: Block Grants (Note: no deadline in 2016)
  2. BravoFACT (next 2016 deadline: Dec 2)
  3. BCAC Block Funding – Book Publishers (Dec 15)
  4. BCAC Title Assistance – Book Publishers (Dec 15)
  5. Canada Council Grants to Major International Exhibitions (Dec 15)
Performing Arts (Music) Deadlines:
  1. Canada Council Opera/New Opera Program: Annual and Multi-Year Grants (Note: no deadline in 2016)
  2. Canada Council Opera/New Opera Program: Project Grants (Note: no deadline in 2016)
Performing Arts (Theatre/Festivals) Deadlines:
  1. Canada Council Theatre International Program (Components III, IV & V) (Dec 1)
  2. Canada Council Theatre Touring & Special Initiatives Program (Dec 1)
  3. Canada Council: Developmental Support to Aboriginal Theatre Organizations (Note: no deadline in 2016)
Individual Artists (all disciplines) Deadlines:
  1. BCAC Professional Development (Individuals) (Dec 1, Apr 1, Aug 1)
  2. NEW: ArtsStarts Creative Sparks Grants (Dec 15)

Oct 2016 Grant Deadlines

General Deadlines (all disciplines) & Community Arts:
  1. AVIVA Community Fund Competition 2016 (opens Sept 19, closes Oct 6)
  2. Destination BC: Tourism Events Program (appl windows: Sept 1-Nov 30, 2016; Mar 1- May 31, 2017; Sept 1,- Nov 30, 2017; depending on timing of event)
  3. Canadian Heritage: Canada Arts Presentation Fund (NOTE Deadline Change: Oct 1 & Apr 1)
  4. Port Metro Vancouver Community Investment Program (2016 meeting schedule: Feb 11, Apr 14, Jun 9, Aug 11, Oct 13,  Dec 8; *proposals need to be submitted at least ONE WEEK prior to meeting)
  5. Telus Community Board Donation Program (Vancouver) (2016 deadlines: Jan 29,  Apr 29, Aug 5, Oct 14)
  6. BCAC Project Assistance – Community Arts Development (Oct 15)
  7. City of Vancouver Neighbourhood Matching Fund (Oct 15, Apr 15)
  8. ARTSTARTS: Artists in The Classroom (AIC) (Oct 17)
  9. City of Vancouver: Transit Shelter Advertising Program  (monthly deadlines: Oct 21)
  10. City of Vancouver: Video Screen Advertising Program (monthly deadlines: Oct 21)
  11. NEW: Vancouver Foundation Field of Interest – Develop Grants (applications open Sept 20; deadline Oct 21)
  12. BC Gaming Multiculturalism Grant Program (Unknown if program will be available again in 2016, check back for updates; 2015 deadline was  Oct 26 – Dec 13)
  13. ArtStarts: Arts In Education Council (Oct 28)
  14. CLICK Foundation  – Contributing to Lives of Inner City Kids (Oct 31 & Mar 31)
  15. NEW: BC Ministry of Culture: International Presence Program (Proposals will be accepted on a continuous [first come first served] intake until Nov 30, 2016).
  16. 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)
  17. Canadian Heritage Canada 150 Fund (NOTE: Canada 150 Fund is no longer accepting applications for projects requesting over $50,000. The Fund continues to accept applications for projects requesting $50,000 or less. NEW: The last deadline to submit a funding application to the Canada 150 Fund is October 21, 2016)
  18. Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC): Inter-Action Multiculturalism Grants  (NO deadline; BUT you must apply 18 weeks in advance of your planned event/project)
Aboriginal/First Peoples Program Deadlines:
  1. Canada Council Aboriginal/Inuit Traditional Art Forms Program for Organizations (Oct 15)
  2. Canada Council Aboriginal/Inuit Traditional Visual Art Forms Program for Individual Artists (Oct 15)
  3. First Peoples Culture Council: Arts Administrator Internships and Mentorships  (Oct 31)
  4. First Peoples Culture Council: Aboriginal Arts Development Awards (Organizations & Collectives) (Oct 31)
  5. First Peoples Culture Council: Aboriginal Youth Engaged in the Arts (Oct 31)
  6. First Peoples Culture Council: Individual Artists Program (Oct 31)
  7. First Peoples Culture Council: Sharing Traditional Arts Across Generations (Oct 31)
Visual/Media/Literary/Heritage/Inter-Arts Deadlines:
  1. Canada Council Project Grants to Visual Artists (Note: only deadline is Oct 1, 2016)
  2. NEW: Creative BC: Project Development Fund (application intake now open; first come first served funding)
  3. Canada Council New Media Residencies (Oct 1)
  4. Canada Council Grants for Professional Writers: Creative Writing (Oct 1)
  5. Canada Council Grants to Film and Video Artists: Scriptwriting Grants, Production Grants and Research/Creation Grants (Oct 1)
  6. Canada Council Grants to New Media and Audio Artists: Research and Production Grants (Oct 1)
  7. BCAC Professional Project Assistance – Arts Festivals (Oct 15)
  8. BCAC Professional Project Assistance – Media Arts Organizations (Oct 15)
  9. BCAC Professional Project Assistance – Museums and Visual Arts Organizations (Oct 15)
Performing Arts (Music) Deadlines:
  1.  Canada Council Music Production (Concert & Recording) (Oct 1 & May 1)
  2. Canada Council Music Touring Grants (Note: Oct 15, 2016 is only deadline in 2016)
  3. BCAC Professional Project Assistance – Arts Festivals (Oct 15)
  4. NEW: BC Music Fund: Sound Recording Pilot Program (Applications open until Nov 30, 2016, processed first-come-first-served)
Performing Arts (Theatre/Festivals) Deadlines:
  1. BCAC Professional Project Assistance – Arts Festivals (Oct 15)
  2. Canada Council Theatre International Program (Components I & II) (Oct 15)
Performing Arts (Dance) Deadlines:
  1. Canada Council Dance Presentation Program: Support to Festivals (Oct 1)
  2. Canada Council Dance Touring Grants: International (Oct 1)
  3. Canada Council Dance Touring Grants: National (Oct 1)
  4. Canada Council Dance Presentation Program: Support to Presenters (Oct 1)
  5. BCAC Professional Project Assistance – Arts Festivals (Oct 15)
  6. Canada Council Dance on Screen Production Projects (Oct 15)
For Individual Artists (all disciplines):
  1. Canada Council Project Grants to Visual Artists (Note: only deadline is Oct 1, 2016)
  2. Canada Council Grants for Professional Writers: Creative Writing (Oct 1)
  3. Canada Council Grants to Film and Video Artists: Scriptwriting Grants, Production Grants and Research/Creation Grants (Oct 1)
  4. Canada Council Grants to New Media and Audio Artists: Research and Production Grants (Oct 1 )
  5. Canada Council Music Production (Concert & Recording) (Oct 1)
  6. First Peoples Culture Council: Arts Administrator Internships and Mentorships  (Oct 31)
  7. First Peoples Culture Council: Individual Artists Program (Oct 31)
  8. First Peoples Culture Council: Sharing Traditional Arts Across Generations (Oct 31)
  9. First Peoples Culture Council: Aboriginal Youth Engaged in the Arts (Oct 31)
  10. Canada Council Aboriginal/Inuit Traditional Visual Art Forms Program for Individual Artists (Oct 15)