In August, we announced a new program for equity-deserving and regional arts and culture organizations and collectives that that built on the priorities of Extending Foundations. The Accelerate program is now accepting applications! This is a two-year initiative to improve access and reduce barriers to funding for eligible equity-deserving and regional organizations and collectives. Funding

Fall Programs Open for Intake

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Ten BC Arts Council programs are now accepting applications! “The BC Arts Council continues their commitment to increase funding access and enhance equitable opportunities for more artists and arts organizations,” said Melanie Mark, Hli Haykwhl Ẃii Xsgaak, Minister of Tourism, Arts, Culture and Sport. “These BC Arts Council programs are another solid example of the

Learn more about our Operating Assistance programs at upcoming Information Sessions. There are three separate sessions, each tailored for different groupings of organizations. BC Arts Council Program Advisors will go over the Operating Assistance intake for 2022/23 with time for Q&A. Attendees are encouraged to review the Operating Assistance program guidelines in advance to get

We’re pleased to announce that Operating Assistance: Community Arts Organizations program is open for intake. Operating Assistance: Community Arts Organizations provides funding to assist the general operations of established community-based non-profit arts organizations working in community engaged arts through a range of artistic and cultural programming. The program is intended for organizations that sustain an

As part of Extending Foundations: Action Plan 2022 -2024, we’re launching a revised Operating Assistance program for 2022/23, with changes including: One Operating Assistance program deadline for all applicants; Extending the application intake period from 6 to 13 weeks; Expanded eligibility based on funding and organizational history; Return to a two-year funding cycle for all

Come prepared with all your questions as BC Arts Council Program Advisors tell you more about the Early Career Development and Individual Arts Awards: Media Artists programs – now open for intake!  At these online information sessions, you’ll learn more about the details of each program like eligibility, how to apply, available supports, and lots

We are excited to announce that three programs, Early Career Development, Professional Development and Media Artists, are now accepting applications. Early Career Development supports immersive and highly impactful opportunities for emerging and early career practitioners. Professional Development supports professional artists and arts & culture practitioners to undertake specific learning activities to advance their practice or

Today, the Province of B.C. announced the recipients of the BC Arts Council’s Arts Infrastructure Program.  B.C.’s arts and culture community will benefit from $4 million in grants through the program. This funding will support improvements to spaces and facilities for 84 arts and cultural organizations. “The Arts Infrastructure Program provides access to financial assistance

Come prepared with all your questions as BC Arts Council Program Advisors tell you more about BC Arts Council’s new and upcoming project programs for individuals, collectives and organizations! At these online information sessions, you’ll learn more about the details of each program like eligibility, how to apply, available supports, and lots more, along with

We are excited to announce that Professional Project Assistance programs for organizations and collectives are now open. As part of Extending Foundations: Action Plan 2022 -2024, we are streamlining intakes and reducing barriers, meaning Professional Project Assistance programs for organizations and collectives will have both a spring and fall intake this year. A full list