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Arts Periodicals

Professional Project Assistance - Arts Periodicals

Professional Project Assistance - Arts Periodicals is intended to assist arts periodicals not currently receiving Operating Assistance from the BC Arts Council that are devoted primarily
(at least 75%) to the first publication of any form of artistic expression or social, cultural, or intellectual commentary or inquiry. The maximum contribution to a project in this program is
50% of the total budget of the project. Receipt of funding does not guarantee assistance in subsequent years.

Application Deadline: April 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:

Guidelines are revised annually.

Print Version PDF.pdf

Application Form:

The intake for 2019 is now closed.


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.