Manitoba Arts Council (MAC)
01/15/18 Received or postmarked
Grants ranging from $15,000 to $30,000 per year to Manitoba artists in all disciplines for creative personal projects needed for an extended period. Funding is intended to allow artists to experiment with, examine, and investigate style, process, technique, method, and content in their artistic practice, or to explore an issue or concern with their work. The program allows artists to dedicate themselves to their arts practice, impacting their career beyond a single project.
This program is open to proposals and artists in all disciplines including composers, media artists, performing artists, visual and craft artists, writers, and playwrights. It is also open to multidisciplinary, interdisciplinary, and collaborative projects.
The Major Arts Grant covers living expenses (maximum of $2,500 per month) and costs associated with the proposal including research, equipment, and materials, mentoring and coaching fees, residency workshop fees, rental of studio space, significant professional development opportunities, and travel expenses.
GrantWatch ID#: 166062
$15,000 – $30,000. Project applicants may receive grant commitments of up to $30,000 in any given fiscal year.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Hard copies of applications (see Supporting Documents below) and funding agreements must be dropped off or sent by mail:
Manitoba Arts Council
525-93 Lombard Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 3B1
Office hours: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, Monday to Friday. Closed for lunch (12:30 pm to 1:30 pm)
Music, Dance, Student Bursaries, Manitoba/New Brunswick/Quebec Creative Residency:
(204) 945-8631 or 1-866-994-2787
Theatrer Touring, Major Arts, Literary Arts Management and Governance Assistance, Deep Bay Artists’ Residency, Churchill Artists’ Residency, Iceland Performing Arts Residency:
(204) 945-8630 or 1-866-994-2787
Visual Arts, Media Arts, Craft, Brooklyn Visual Arts Residency, Basse-Normandie Creative Residency:
(204) 945-0399 or 1-866-994-2787
Toll free 1-866-994-2787
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