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Arts-Based Community Development

Project Assistance - Arts-Based Community Development

Awards are available to assist with projects that develop and extend the practice and understanding of arts-based community development through the processes of creating new work, producing events; and developing resource materials for arts-based community development practitioners.

Application Deadline: April 1

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

Before you Apply - NEW: You may also be eligible for the Leon and Thea Koerner Award - Read more at LTK Award Guidelines:

  • 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

Program guidelines are reviewed and revised annually. Please ensure you are working with the most current program guidelines for each intake.

Print Version PDF.pdf


Application Form:

The intake for 2019 is now closed.









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