Early Career Development supports immersive and highly impactful opportunities for emerging and early career practitioners to:
Assistance through this program is available to both arts and cultural organizations and to individual art practitioners through four components:
For a list of eligible disciplines and fields of practice, see https://www.bcartscouncil.ca/disciplines-and-practices/.
Individuals who self-identify as Deaf or have a disability, and organizations with a primary mandate to serve Deaf or disability arts practices are eligible for the BC Arts Council's Accessibility programs:
For information regarding eligible projects and expenses for organizations, see: https://www.bcartscouncil.ca/app/uploads/sites/508/2023/05/FY2023-24_ECD_Organizations_FINAL.pdf#page=5
For information regarding eligible expenses for individuals, see: https://www.bcartscouncil.ca/app/uploads/sites/508/2023/05/FY2023-24_ECD_Individuals_FINAL-REV.pdf#page=5