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Visual Artists

Project Assistance for Visual Artists

This program assists professional visual artists, craft artists and independent critics and curators with the creation of specific projects. Awards are available to support the creation of new works. Applications made be made by individuals or a collaboration of two or more practitioners who share creative control of a project.

Application Deadline: November 15

Note: if the deadline falls on a weekend or statutory holiday, the deadline becomes the next business day.

Before you Apply:

  • Read the program guidelines.
  • All applicants, especially new applicants, are urged to discuss their request with Council staff prior to submission.
  • If you do not have Adobe Reader to view the PDF files, click here to download the most recent version.

Program Guidelines:

Note: guidelines are revised annually..

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Application Form:

The intake for 2018 is now open.

Fillable form WORD .doc

Note: the Word document is a fillable application form. Hit Tab to move from one form field to the next or shift+Tab to return to the previous form field.

Mac Users: after saving or opening the MS Word application form, please check your Downloads folder as this is where the file is automatically placed. You may have to select and open the file.

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