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Browse AFA grants and other funding opportunities. Note: AFA has approved its 2021-22 spending plan, and some programs have been affected. Review frequently asked questions.

Artists and Education Funding

Deadline: May 2, 2022

This funding subsidizes fees of Alberta artists that provide arts residency projects for grades K-12

Arts Presenting Project Funding

Deadline: December 1, 2021

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

Major Arts Presenters Operating Funding

Deadline: April 1, 2022

Three-year funding for professional arts organizations that produce large-scale public presentations

Organization Activation Projects Funding

Deadline: December 1, 2021

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

Provincial Arts Service Organizations Operating Funding

Deadline: February 1, 2024

Three-year funding for member-based orgs who provide educational, promotional, and advocacy services

Summer School Project Funding

Deadline: July 15, 2022

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