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The Project Assistance program for Co-op Placements is now open. The deadline for applications is December 15th.

This program assists arts and cultural organizations to hire students for professional work experience through co-op placement and work-integrated learning programs.

In order to be eligible, applicant organizations must be:

  • an arts organization, museum, book publisher or Indigenous cultural centre that has received at least one grant since April 1, 2014 through BC Arts Council operating or discipline-specific project programs; or
  • an incorporated non-profit arts or cultural organization that has received a grant through BC Arts Council’s Shared Cost Arrangement programs at BC Touring Council or First Peoples’ Cultural Council (Aboriginal Arts Development Awards or Indigenous Arts Awards) since April 1, 2017.

To learn more about the program and eligibility requirements, head over to the program page.

All interested applicants should review the program guidelines for further information about what is eligible for funding.

Also, a reminder, that we’ve moved to a new online grant management system. Before you can apply, you’ll need to be registered with the system. It can take up to four business days to process a registration request. Before starting the process, it’s highly recommended to read the entire How to Apply Online.