Opportunities for Artists and Art Organizations

Opportunities for Professional Arts Organizations

Grants to Professional Arts Organizations - 2023-2024 Intake NOW OPEN

DEADLINE: March 31, 2023, 5:00PM (AST)

Program Contact
Lindsay Cory (she/her)
Community Developer – Public Art, Culture & Events
902-456-8384
Lindsay.cory@halifax.ca

The Grants to Professional Arts Organizations Program supports the operating and artistic capacity of Halifax based professional arts organizations to develop and present artistic work as well as strengthen their capacity. We have two streams of funding, Operating Assistance and Project Assistance

Please read the program guidelines as there have been some changes to the intake process from previous years. 

2023-2024 Operating Assistance

Application Form
Application Guidelines + Checklist
Programming Template 
Financial Template 
Application Form Preview

2023-2024 Project Assistance

Application Form
Application Guidelines + Checklist
Financial Template
Support Material List Template
Application Form Preview

Past Award Recipients

2022-2023 Professional Art Organization Grant Recipients

2021-2022 Professional Art Organization Grant Recipients

2020-2021 Professional Art Organization Grant Recipients

Opportunities for Artists

Public Art 

There is currently no open calls for public art at this time. Please check back here for new calls and opportunities. For more information about recent projects click here.

Peer evaluators needed

Halifax Regional Municipality is seeking peer evaluators of the Municipality’s Grants to Professional Arts Organizations Program.

Eligible applicants will be added to a standing roster of prospective jurors. Members will be selected from this roster annually and invited to perform assessment of applications to the Grant Program.

Submission Requirements

Interested residents of the Halifax Regional Municipality wishing to be added to the active roster should submit the following:

  • A CV outlining the applicant’s relevant professional, academic, community and associated experience.
  • Current contact information.
  • (Optional) Applicants may also wish to include a brief introductory cover letter describing the applicant’s expertise and/or role within the local arts community (250 words maximum).

Submissions must be received via email at the following address: artgrants@halifax.ca   

Applicants are asked to enter ‘Peer Jury Registry’ in the subject heading.

Questions regarding this process may be directed to:

Lindsay Cory, Culture & Events
Lindsay.Cory@halifax.ca
 

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