Foundation / Corporation
Toronto Arts Council (TAC)
08/01/19 11:59 PM
Grants of up to $8,000 to Toronto, Ontario nonprofit literary organizations and collectives for one-time and short-term literary projects and activities. Funding is intended to support the production and/or presentation of literary projects as well as activities that contribute to the development of the literary arts in Toronto.
These grants contribute to the direct costs associated with a literary project, including artistic fees, production and technical costs, marketing and publicity costs, event documentation expenses, administrative costs, etc.
Examples of eligible projects include, but are not limited to:
- Writer-in-Residence programs;
- Literary festivals;
- Conferences or symposia for literary professionals and their audiences;
- Series or performance events that incorporate any or all of the following: readings, storytelling, dub poetry, spoken word, etc.
Projects involving Deaf artists and artists with disabilities may apply for an additional TAC grant by completing the Accessibility Expenses section of the application and including the requisite information in their budget. A TAC Accessibility grant will provide up to a maximum of $5,000 toward accessibility costs for artists incurred during the project. Accessibility costs include but are not limited to: ASL interpretation, audio description, closed captioning, communications assistants, and attendant care.
GrantWatch ID#: 169343
Literary Project Grants: Up to $8,000
TAC Accessibility Grants: Up to $5,000
Project applications submitted to the March deadline must be for projects commencing after June 1. Project applications submitted to the August deadline must be for projects commencing after November 1.
All projects must be completed within two years of the date of your grant notification.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Click here to apply online: http://tac.smartsimple.ca/
For questions about this program, contact Catalina Fellay-Dunbar, Literary Officer:
Catalina Fellay-Dunbar, Literary Arts Officer
416-392-6802 x 224