Canada Council Grants
General information on grants from the Canada Council. Canada Council grants are available projects, travel, professional development and more. Grants are given to professional artists, or those with professional training (not necessarily conventional education), and a history of exhibitions.
Information on Grant writing sessions from the Canada Council
The Canada Council provides information sessions on grant writing and grant applications.
List of Visual Arts Grants from the Canada Council
The list of Visual Arts specific grants provided by the Canada Council.
Artists in Canada funding list
A list of links to artist funding resources Canada wide.
BC Arts Council
The BC Arts Council offers grants to professional artists, including professional development and travel grants, as well as scholarships for students.
Vancouver Foundation Small Arts Grants
For artists creating original work, and engaged with Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside.
Vancouver Foundation Arts & Culture Grants
For registered non-profit groups engaged in arts & culture activities in BC.
Alberta Foundation for the Arts
Project and operational grants for individuals and organizations in Alberta.
Saskatchewan Arts Board
Grants and scholarship funding for artists and organizations in Saskatchewan.
Manitoba Arts Council
Funding professional individual artists and organizations within Manitoba
Winnipeg Arts Council
Grant programs for individuals, administrators, and organizations in Winnipeg
Adolph and Esther Gottlieb Foundation
The Gottlieb Foundation offers two different types of grants and is available for local and international artists.
The Aaron Siskind Foundation
Open to US citizens not currently enrolled in a degree program, grants are for photographers working in still-photography based media.