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Link to Budget 2019

Budget 2019

Date: Oct 26, 2019

On October 24, the Government of Alberta announced its 2019-20 budget, which included a $28.4 million allocation to the AFA.
Link to 3rd Annual Kemosa Scholarship for First Nations, Métis and Inuit Mothers Who Write

3rd Annual Kemosa Scholarship for First Nations, Métis and Inuit Mothers Who Write

Date: Oct 15, 2019

Three scholarships are available this year: 1st place $3000, 2nd place $2000, 3rd place $1000.

Deadline: Dec 20, 2019 - 11:45 pm

Link to Scholarship for Art Students

Scholarship for Art Students

Date: Sep 10, 2019

Alberta Society of Artists is now accepting applications for scholarships for Arts students enrolled in post-secondary institutions.

Deadline: Jan 6, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to Explore the economics of Alberta art

Explore the economics of Alberta art

Date: Jul 25, 2019

On April 25, 2019, Statistics Canada released Culture Satellite Account (CSA) updated economic data for the Canadian arts, culture & sport sectors.
Link to AFA provides supplemental project funding Alberta Culture Days 2018

AFA provides supplemental project funding Alberta Culture Days 2018

Date: Jul 20, 2018

The AFA offered one-time project funding to support Alberta Culture Days 2018 celebrations led by Indigenous and Culturally Diverse communities.
Link to Curtain going up on next act of Roxy Theatre story

Curtain going up on next act of Roxy Theatre story

Date: Apr 25, 2018

Eighty years after it opened, Edmonton’s Roxy Theatre is being reborn with some help from the Alberta government.
Link to AFA Public Art Commission Awarded to Portage College

AFA Public Art Commission Awarded to Portage College

Date: Apr 24, 2018

This funding will be used to commission three pieces of work from Indigenous artists for MOAPPA's Celebrating New Dawn project.
Link to Improving Alberta’s premier theatres

Improving Alberta’s premier theatres

Date: Mar 28, 2018

The Government of Alberta is investing $9.3 million to improve the Northern and Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditoriums.
Link to Impact of funding 2016-2017

Impact of funding 2016-2017

Date: May 4, 2017

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