Arts Across Canada – Public Outreach | Canada Council for the Arts


o      Composite: up to $100,000 per year (to a maximum of $300 000 over 3 years)

o      Project: up to $100,000


The Public Outreach component of Arts Across Canada supports activities of Canadian professionals in architecture, groups and organizations, that contribute to the public appreciation and enjoyment of the arts. Grants fund a wide range of live events, publications and other initiatives that build connections between artists and diverse audiences.


o      Artistic groups, collectives, and organizations

o      Support groups, organizations and shared platforms

o      National arts service organizations

o      Festivals, presenters and touring networks

o      Book and magazine publishers

o      Architects, architectural professionals, groups, collectives and firms

o      To be eligible for a composite grant, you must have received at least 2 Canada Council project grants in the last 5 years. This excludes grants from Leadership for Change: Grants for Organizational Development, Flying Squad, Visiting Foreign Artists, and travel programs (with the exception of Audience and Market Development Travel Grants)

o      Organizations presently receiving core (operating) grants from the Arts Festivals and Presenters component of Arts Across Canada cannot apply to this component. Other organizations presently receiving core (operating) grants can apply for exceptional projects that extend beyond regular activities. You are responsible for demonstrating the exceptional nature of your project

o      Book and magazine publishers: your application will not be eligible if your organization owes royalty payments to writers, illustrators, translators and/or other copyright licensors as of the application deadline

Eligible Expenses:

You can apply for activities that contribute to the public’s appreciation and enjoyment of the arts, such as:

o      Exhibitions, programming events, non-literary publishing (excluding promotional materials) and other dissemination initiatives

o      Knowledge-sharing events or forums

o      Public development strategies and initiatives

Deadline: November 10, 2017

Contact:Arts Across Canada | 1-800-263-5588, ext. 4039 |


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