Money for artists building public outreach

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About the program

Get a grant covering up to 25% of your total revenues, if you carry out activities that encourage and promote the work of creators, strengthening their relationships with the public.

Who can apply

Types of potential applicants to this component:

  • artistic organizations

Your eligibility to apply to this component is determined by the validated profile created in the portal.

To be eligible, your organization must play a role in advancing artistic practice and the cultural development of your local or regional community. You must also meet the following basic administrative, programming and financial criteria:

  • presently receive core (operating) support from this component.

If your organization is presently receiving core support from another component, you must contact your program officer to confirm you eligibility before you apply.

  • be an incorporated not-for-profit arts organization
  • work with a professional staff
  • have a dedicated space or regularly use the same venue(s) for your public activities
  • offer at least 3 different public presentations, exhibitions, productions or programs annually (often as a subscription or member series)
  • have a demonstrated history and current practice of showing the works of multiple creative artists
  • have other sources of public revenues, and had total revenues exceeding $2 million in each of the last 3 years (some exceptions may be considered)

How to apply

Give your application the best chance at approval. AKR Consulting has an 99% approval rating across all<u> Canadian funding programs.</u>

For any inquiry, please call: AKR Consulting Canada at 905-678-6368


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