NWT Arts Council grants

NWT Arts Council

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Northwest Territories

Contact Information

No Contact Name Provided

Email: culturefund@gov.nt.ca

Phone Number: Phone: 867-767-9347 ex 71474


All funds are available in English and French.

Grant Description

This program provides grants that support the ongoing development and presentation of creative arts in the visual, literary, media and performing arts in the Northwest Territories (NWT).

Consideration is given to organizations or individuals requesting funds for professional development, artistic work, or public presentation on a project-specific basis only.

    Additional Information

    Administrative costs must not exceed 10% of the total requested.
    The purchase of large media or musical equipment, computer equipment or other major tools is not eligible.
    Applicants may request artist fees or living expenses during a project but not both.
    Individuals who intend to work on their project full-time and who are not fully employed or attending school full- time may claim living expenses.

    Eligibility Requirements

    Applicant Type
    Individual, Organization
    Artistic Discipline
    Any or All Disciplines
    Funding Type
    Project: Creating and Presenting | Engaging Communities | Travel | Professional Development
    Priority Community
    Career Type


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