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Canada Council for the Arts Announces New Chapter: A Special Creation Fund

Are you a Canadian artist or arts organization?

Do you want to make a significant impact in your community, and push the boundaries of your artistic practice?

Now is your chance!


New Chapter, a special creation fund

On the occasion of the 150th anniversary of Confederation the Canadian Council for the Arts is proud to launch New Chapter to make this work possible and enable you to bring your ambitious work to Canadian and international audiences. 

Unprecedented Funding

With the renewed investment in arts and culture, they are looking to support projects that will inspire Canadian artists to envision the shared future of our community. We are looking for initiatives that will encourage public engagement in the arts on the local, national and international stage.

$150, 000 for individuals, collaborations and artists groups.collectives
$500, 000 for organizations

Read the full program guidelines and mark the following dates on your calendar:
Deadline 1: July 4, 2016 
Deadline 2: October 31, 2016 

Curious about the specifics of the program and what's eligible? 

They've got answers to that question and others here.
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