More provincial arts grants made available

Grant application deadline coming up fast, Jan. 15

Organizations that take an innovative and inspiring approach to engaging British Columbia’s young people with professional arts and culture programming may be eligible for funding assistance from the BC Arts Council.

Grant applications are being accepted for new projects – as well as expanded existing programs – that connect youth to professional artists and arts experiences, provide opportunities for youth to participate in the creative process, or are outreach and engagement projects designed with youth as the primary audience.

The Arts Council’s Youth Engagement Program builds on existing expertise in the creative sector by supporting programs delivered by organizations that demonstrate success in artistic achievement, community engagement and organizational capacity.

The application deadline for this program is Jan. 15. For more information on how to apply, visit bcartscouncil.ca.

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