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Link to ART/WORK: Grant Writing with the Alberta Foundation for the Arts

ART/WORK: Grant Writing with the Alberta Foundation for the Arts

Date: Jan 20, 2022

Applying for an artist grant? Nervous about the process? Don’t know where to start? Join the AAC ART/WORK virtual professional development webinar.

Deadline: Feb 3, 2022 - 6:00 pm

Link to Survey Results | The New Experience Economy - Wave 6

Survey Results | The New Experience Economy - Wave 6

Date: Jan 19, 2022

6th and final wave of results of a long-term study to gauge Alberta audiences' attitudes towards returning to live arts and culture venues and events.
Link to Apply Now | Indigenous Playwrights Nest

Apply Now | Indigenous Playwrights Nest

Date: Jan 14, 2022

The Indigenous Playwrights Nest is a two week residency that offers Indigenous playwrights environmental workspace

Deadline: Feb 16, 2022 - 11:45 pm

Link to Workshop: Weaving Tales: Essential Elements of Storytelling

Workshop: Weaving Tales: Essential Elements of Storytelling

Date: Jan 6, 2022

Register for online storytelling workshop on January 29 at 10 a.m.

Deadline: Jan 29, 2022 - 10:00 am

Link to Banff Playwrights Lab 2022 | Apply Now

Banff Playwrights Lab 2022 | Apply Now

Date: Jan 6, 2022

Experience an inspiring, interdisciplinary, and inclusive environment to work on your play while surrounded by performing artists.

Deadline: Jan 26, 2022 - 11:45 pm

Link to Literary Journalism 2022 | In-Person

Literary Journalism 2022 | In-Person

Date: Dec 22, 2021

This two-week residency encourages the exploration of new ideas in journalism and experimentation in writing.

Deadline: Mar 9, 2022 - 11:45 pm

Link to Computational Writing 2022 | In-Person

Computational Writing 2022 | In-Person

Date: Dec 22, 2021

The Computational Writing residency will allow writers to explore working at the intersection of computing and literary art.

Deadline: Feb 9, 2022 - 11:45 pm

Link to Norma Dunning wins 2021 Governor General's Literary Award for English-language fiction

Norma Dunning wins 2021 Governor General's Literary Award for English-language fiction

Date: Nov 19, 2021

Congratulations to Norma Dunning, and also to Alberta-based writer Jenna Butler who was named a finalist for an award.
Link to New project funding to help arts organizations recover from COVID-19

New project funding to help arts organizations recover from COVID-19

Date: Oct 1, 2021

AFA launches Organization Activation Projects grant program to support COVID-19 relaunch and recovery in the arts sector.
Link to Take part in art & celebrate 30 years of the AFA!

Take part in art & celebrate 30 years of the AFA!

Date: Sep 6, 2021

The AFA encourages all Albertans to “take part in art” this September and rediscover Alberta’s unique and exceptional arts scene.

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