ValueApproximately $750,000 will be allocated in total to the three streams in this program.
Arts Grants for Individuals and Collectives 2020 has three distinct streams, each with its own evaluation criteria and assessment process. Artists may only submit to one stream and eligibility to apply to certain streams will be limited if the artist has been previously supported by the EAC in 2021.
Stream 1: Exploration and Experimentation
To support an artist to work on current solo creation, experimentation or research activities. Grant amounts are fixed at $5,000 to support subsistence while the artist takes the time to work.
Stream 2: Skills and Career Development
To support professional development and mentorship-based projects for artists and arts professionals. Projects may be solo or collective, and grants are available up to $10,000 based on actual or projected project expenses, including artist subsistence.
Stream 3: Major Artist-driven Projects
To support artist-initiated projects, including production/presentation that is clearly considered in light of public health advice and restrictions. Projects may be solo or collective, and grants will be available up to $25,000 based on projected project expenses, including artist subsistence.
Grants in Stream 1: Exploration and Experimentation are fixed at $5,000
Applicants to Stream 2: Skills and Career Development may request up to $10,000
Applicants to Stream 3: Major Artist-Driven Projects may request up to $25,000
Deadline DateFebruary 16, 2021 and October 1, 2021
Contact Name: Edmonton Arts Council
Phone Number: 780.424.2787
E-mail Address: email@example.com