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Arts Education Access Program

Grants to Manitoba Nonprofits and Local Agencies
for Arts Education to Underserved Students

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Manitoba Children and Youth Opportunities and Manitoba Culture, Heritage and Tourism

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Grants of up to $10,000 to Manitoba nonprofit community arts and culture organizations and service groups and local governments (in operation for at least one year) to provide arts education to children and youth with limited opportunity for such programs. Grantees will deliver curriculum based arts education to students.

Priority will be given to communities with the lowest levels of existing arts programming. All projects must involve Manitoba artists or arts organizations.

If a project is school-based it must be carried out in partnership with at least one community-based or professional arts organization, or with a professional artist.

Funding is intended to support only those costs associated with direct program delivery (artists’ fees or honoraria for guest instructors, art supplies, equipment rental, facility rental, advertising, etc.).

Funding is not intended to support the presentation of arts events, performances, exhibitions etc., or to purchase tickets/admissions to such events.

Funding is not normally intended to support private lessons for individuals or student travel.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 166414

Estimated Size of Grant:

Up to a maximum of $10,000.

The majority of grants fall within the $1,000 to $3,000 range.

More modest grant requests have a higher chance of securing funding.

Term of Contract:

For projects starting in May or after. Final reports are due within four weeks of the project's completion.


Pre-Application Information:

Applications may be submitted up to 12 months before the proposed start date, but no later than the deadline date.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Aimé Boisjoli
Community Arts Consultant
Manitoba Tourism, Culture, Heritage, Sport and Consumer Protection
6th Floor, 213 Notre Dame Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1N3

Phone: 204-945-4574

Stuart Desnomie
Manitoba Culture, Heritage and Tourism
6th Floor, 213 Notre Dame Avenue
Winnipeg MB R3B 1N3

Ph: 204-945-1048

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Geographic Focus:

Canada: Manitoba;

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