Creation Grant

Government of Prince Edward Island

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Applications open in April and close mid-May.


Prince Edward Island


Region: All Regions

Contact Information

Shannon Pratt

Creative Industries Development Officer


Phone Number: 902 569-7742


All funds are available in English and French.

Grant Description

The purpose of the creation/production grant is to support the creation of artistic projects by Prince Edward Island professional artists in the following disciplines: crafts; dance; interdisciplinary arts; film and media arts; music; theatre; visual arts; and writing and publishing.

Total maximum annual creation grant amounts:

  • Established Professional Artists: $8,000
  • Emerging Professional Artists: $5,000

This grant is available to individuals or small groups/bands at the established and emerging professional artist levels. Eligible costs include living expenses (up to $800 per month) and direct project costs, such as materials and supplies, pre-production research, documentation costs and equipment rental.

Capital costs are not eligible. Amateur artists and/or students are not eligible for funding under this program. Festivals, contests, events and not-for-profit organizations are not eligible for funding under this program.

    Additional Information

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    Eligibility Requirements

    Applicant Type
    Artistic Discipline
    Any or All Disciplines
    Funding Type
    Project: Creating and Presenting, Research
    Priority Community
    Career Type


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    Maximum Fund Amount