Canada Council for the Arts
Grants of up to $30,000 to USA, Canada, and International arts organizations for travel expenses aimed at promoting Canadian artistic works and artists internationally. Applicants must be registered in the application portal at least 30 days prior to applying. Funding is intended to support costs such as transportation, accommodations, and conference fees for travel outside of Canada, or to bring buyers from foreign countries to Canada.
The Representation and Promotion component of Arts Abroad awards grants to Canadian artists to develop their presence internationally, and to establish a place for Canadian arts practice in the global arts market.
Eligible Activities - Travel must be outside of Canada, at least 500 kilometers from the place of departure. One may apply for single or several destinations within 1 trip and for multiple trips within 1 application, to:
- Formally represent and promote Canadian artists (i.e. through a contractual relationship)
- Build on an existing tour (for artists’ representatives only)
- Bring international buyers to Canada
- Lead a Canadian delegation abroad
- Transportation costs generally based on fixed amounts
- Accommodation and per diem, up to 5 days per trip
- Additional shipping or baggage costs directly related to your activity, up to $2,500
- Conference fees and booth rental costs for market development events
GrantWatch ID#: 177980
Travel costs generally based on fixed amounts, up to $30,000.
Funding may cover additional shipping or baggage costs directly related to the activity, up to $2,500.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Online Application Portal:
For information about the grant program, contact:
Toll free: 1-800-263-5588, ext. 4074
For general information about grants and applications, call 1-800-263-5588 extension 5060.
Canada Council for the Arts
150 Elgin St
P.O. Box 1047
Canada K1P 5V8
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