Impact of funding

Explore an interactive visual overview of how AFA funding is distributed across the province to support Alberta's arts community.

AFA Budget 2015-16
$27,211,822
AFA Budget breakdown
Grants
$22.7M
Admin, research, communication
$3.6M
Collection
$0.9M
Funding awarded per recipient type
708 grants to organizations
$20M
270 grants to individuals
$2.7M
Funding awarded by region
NORTHWEST 32 GRANTS $0.6M NORTHEAST 6 GRANTS $0.1M NORTH CENTRAL 50 GRANTS $0.4M SOUTH 78 GRANTS $1.1M CENTRAL 97 GRANTS $1.2M EDMONTON 345 GRANTS $9.3M CALGARY 369 GRANTS $10M

Funding by region

Northwest
32 grants
$0.6M
North Central
50 grants
$0.4M
Northeast
6 grants
$0.1M
Central
97 grants
$1.2M
South
78 grants
$1.1M
Edmonton
345 grants
$9.3M
Calgary
369 grants
$10M
Funding awarded by program
Program name
$ amount ( grants awarded / eligible applications)
Professional Performing Arts Organizations
$7,779,450.0055 / 55
Arts Presenting
$2,910,520.00178 / 182
Community Support Organizations
$2,500,000.00123 / 124
Public Art Galleries
$1,880,000.0018 / 18
Community Performing Arts Organizations
$1,739,970.00189 / 189
Provincial Arts Service Organizations
$1,180,000.008 / 8
Music Individual Project Grants
$661,458.0062 / 411
Visual Arts and New Media Individual Project Grants
$594,981.0054 / 244
Organizations Art Projects
$542,224.0032 / 92
Arts and Education
$507,891.0079 / 237
Post Secondary Institutions
$400,000.0010 / 15
Summer Schools
$350,000.0032 / 133
Film Individual Project Grants
$331,338.005 / 6
Theatre Individual Project Grants
$267,004.0026 / 88
Literary Individual Project Grants
$262,106.0027 / 69
Dance Individual Project Grants
$250,512.0036 / 58
Projects Development
$150,000.004 / 4
Aboriginal Individual Project Grants
$143,060.0011 / 20
Cultural Relations- Individual
$120,594.0021 / 37
Cultural Relations- Organizations
$116,057.007 / 11
Art Awards
$5,000.001 / 9

Northwest Funding

28 grants to organizations: $559,330.53

4 grants to individuals: $38,979

Includes municipalities of Grande Cache, Grande Prairie, High Level, High Prairie, Peace River and Slave Lake.

Northeast Funding

5 grants to organizations: $51,491.18

1 grant to individuals: $15,000

Includes municipalities of Fort McMurray, Fort Chipewyan and Anzac.

N. Central Funding

46 grants to organizations: $325,129.93

4 grants to individuals: $48,957.53

Includes municipalities of Athabasca, Barrhead, Bonnyville, Calling Lake, Cold Lake, Edson, Hinton, Lac La Biche, St. Paul, Vegreville, Westlock and Whitecourt.

Central Funding

90 grants to organizations: $1,112,058.84

7 grants to individuals: $69,559.45

Includes municipalities of Camrose, Drayton Valley, Drumheller, Lloydminster, Olds, Red Deer, Rocky Mountain House, Stettler, Vermillion, Wainwright and Wetaskiwin.

Southern Funding

64 grants to organizations: $996,793.43

14 grants to individuals: $160,356.96

Includes municipalities of Brooks, Crowsnest Pass, Lethbridge, Medicine Hat, Pincher Creek and Taber.

Edmonton Funding

237 grants to organizations: $8,273,401.85

108 grants to individuals: $1,015,088.25

Includes municipalities of Edmonton, Leduc, St. Albert, Sherwood Park and Spruce Grove.

Calgary Funding

239 grants to organizations: $8,770.277.77

130 grants to individuals: $1,315,058.96

Includes municipalities of Airdrie, Banff, Okotoks, Calgary, Canmore and Claresholm.