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Browse AFA grants and other funding opportunities. Note: AFA has approved its 2020-21 spending plan, and some programs have been affected. See what has changed.

Artist Manager Program Funding

Deadline(s): Mar 1/21, Sep 1/21

This funding supports a professional development program delivered by Canada’s Music Incubator.

Arts Presenting Project Funding

Deadline: Dec 1/20

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

Community Performing Arts Organizations Operating Funding

Deadline: Oct 1/20

Funding for not-for-profit community orgs that self-create and produce performing art productions.

Music Individual Project Funding

Deadline(s): Mar 1/21, Sep 1/21

This funding provides up to $15,000 to support a specific music project.

Professional Performing Arts Organizations Operating Funding

Deadline: Nov 1/22

Three-year funding to professional organizations that create and produce performing art productions.

Queen's Golden Jubilee Scholarship for Performing Arts

Deadline: Mar 1/21

This scholarship of $5,000 is awarded annually to a young Albertan performing artist.

Summer School Project Funding

Deadline: Jul 15/21

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