Foundation / Corporation
Access Copyright Foundation
02/15/19 Postmark; 23:59 CST for email submissions
Grants of up to $7,500 and grants of up to $10,000 to Canada individual artists, writers, publishers, and organizations for inquiry and exploration relevant to Canadian publishing, writing, and visual arts. Funding is intended for research projects that enable the creation of innovative programs, or a publishable work, strategic initiative, study paper, or report. Projects must involve work that is or will be publishable (text, illustrations, etc.).
A clearly articulated Inquiry Question should guide the research approach and project activities. Areas of inquiry may include but are not limited to:
Creators: The gathering of information or authenticating detail through accessing primary or secondary sources. Travel, interviews, consultation, archival and bibliographic investigation focused on the content, ideas, themes or techniques of a publishable work-in-progress.
Organizations and Publishers:
- Emerging trends, issues and challenges
- Digital technology: its creative, economic or cultural impact
- Innovative approaches to program design and delivery
- Strategic responses to changes in the economic and creative environment
- Research consistent with the stated purpose of the program
- Travel requisite to the research project and undertaken during the grant term
- Inquiry, information gathering and consultation essential to the Creator’s work-in-progress and clearly designed to explore the Inquiry Question
- Preparation, documentation, publication and dissemination of Organizations and Publishers’ research results
- Development of innovative program or operational initiatives in response to the Organizations and Publishers’ research results.
GrantWatch ID#: 160356
- Creators: 85% of eligible project expenses to a maximum of $7,500
- Organizations and publishers: 75% of eligible project expenses to a maximum of $10,000.
Funded projects must be completed no later than one year after their start date.
Research Grant projects may be for a specific component or phase of a larger initiative that will extend beyond the grant term.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Send completed application by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Send completed application by mail or courier to:
Access Copyright Foundation Marian Hebb Research Grants
c/o Saskatchewan Arts Board
201 Avenue B South
Saskatoon, SK S7M 1M3
Carle Steel, Program Consultant
Canada: Alberta British Columbia Manitoba New Brunswick Newfoundland and Labrador Northwest Territories Nova Scotia Nunavut Ontario Prince Edward Island Quebec Saskatchewan Yukon