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Browse our funding opportunities to discover how AFA funding can support your personal artistic practice or your organization's arts programming or projects.

Art Acquisitions by Application

Deadline: Apr 1/19

Apply to have your artwork become part of the Alberta Foundation for the Arts (AFA) art collection

Travel Grant for Individuals and Ensembles

Deadline(s): Sep 4/18, Dec 3/18, Mar 1/19, Jun 3/19

This funding provides up to $2,500 to perform or present original work outside of Alberta.

Cultural Relations Individual Project Funding

Deadline: Mar 31/19

Funding to support artists who are formally invited to represent Alberta or Canada.

Indigenous Arts Individual Project Funding

Deadline(s): Sep 4/18, Mar 1/19

Funding of up to $15,000 to support a specific Indigenous arts project.

Culture Days Support for Indigenous and Culturally Diverse Communities

Deadline: Aug 20/18

A one-time micro-funding opportunity for community celebrations during Alberta Culture Days 2018.

Arts Presenting Project Funding

Deadline: Nov 22/18

Funding supporting the public presentation of professional artists by reimbursing a portion of fees.

Summer School Project Funding

Deadline: Jul 15/19

This funding supports organizations in delivering residence-based art summer schools.

Organizations: Arts Project Funding

Deadline(s): Dec 3/18, Jun 3/19

This funding assists not-for-profit organizations by providing funding for a specific arts project.

Cultural Relations Organization Project Funding

Deadline: Mar 31/19

Funding to support art presentations that have been formally invited to present outside of Alberta.