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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.

Artists and Education Funding

Deadline: Apr 1/21

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

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 1/21

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

Community Support Organizations Operating Funding

Deadline: Mar 1/21

Annual funding for not-for-profit community organizations that provide arts programs and services.

Major Arts Presenters Operating Funding

Deadline: Apr 1/22

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

Professional Performing Arts Organizations Operating Funding

Deadline: Nov 1/22

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

Provincial Arts Service Organizations Operating Funding

Deadline: Feb 1/21

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

Public Art Galleries Operating Funding

Deadline: Apr 1/21

Three-year funding for professional organizations to program and display exhibitions of visual arts.

Summer School Project Funding

Deadline: Jul 15/21

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