Foundation / Corporation
ArtStarts in Schools
09/14/21 11:59 PM
Grants of up to $3,000 and grants of up to $5,000 to British Columbia individual artists and collectives in eligible locations for career-building arts projects involving children. Funding is intended for projects that involve children and youth, ages 5-18, and that focus on arts-based learning in any artistic discipline. Eligible applicants are emerging artists who are residents of the City of Vancouver or a member of the Musqueam, Squamish, or Tsleil-Waututh First Nations and live in that Nation’s unceded territories. Grants may be used to cover artist fees, project materials and supplies, rentals, and honoraria.
Creative Spark Vancouver enables emerging artists to gain experience on small projects that could lead to new career opportunities, new community relationships, different perspectives on arts and education, future learning opportunities, and exciting multi-faceted projects.
Emerging artists can be of any age in any artistic or cultural discipline (e.g. community arts, dance, disability arts, Indigenous arts or culture, interdisciplinary, literary, media, multidisciplinary, music, textile/fiber art, theatre, visual arts).
Applications must meet the Creative Spark Vancouver goals:
The project must:
For information about funding criteria, see: https://artstarts.com/assets/uploads/July%2023%20-%20csv-guidelines-faq-sept2021.pdf#page=5
Eligible expenses include:
For more information on eligible expenses, see: https://artstarts.com/assets/uploads/July%2023%20-%20csv-guidelines-faq-sept2021.pdf#page=12
GrantWatch ID#: 184650
- Creative Spark Vancouver offers up to 100% funding for projects.
- Individual artists can apply for up to $3,000.
- Collectives or groups of emerging artists working together can apply for up to $5,000.
Funds must be spent and the project must be completed before July 31, 2022
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Apply at: https://www.cognitoforms.com/ArtStarts/CreativeSparkVancouverApplicationFormSeptember2021
Direct questions to:
Lily Cryan, Program Manager
604-336-0626 ext 111
808 Richards Street
Vancouver, BC, V6B 3A7, Canada
Canada: British Columbia: City of Vancouver or members of the Musqueam, Squamish, or Tsleil-Waututh First Nations and live in that Nation’s unceded territories or the City of Vancouver.;
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