Grants to Arts Organizations

City of St. John's

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Newfoundland and Labrador


Eastern Newfoundland (St. John's, Conception Bay Area)

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Phone Number: 709-754-CITY (2489)


All funds are available in English and French.

Grant Description

The City of St. John’s makes financial resources available to eligible arts organizations in the following disciplines:

  • Theatre
  • Dance
  • Music
  • Literary Arts
  • Film and New Media
  • Visual Art and Craft
The Grants to Artists and Arts Organizations program has the following goals:
  1. To support the artistic development of individual artists.
  2. To support arts organizations in fulfilling their mandates.
  3. To contribute to the grown and sustainability of the St. John’s arts community.
  4. To improve the well-being of the community.
    Additional Information

    Arts Organizations are organizations that have programs and/or projects in categories established by the City.

    a) Eligible organizations shall be not-for-profit corporations or registered charities registered to carry on business and in good standing in Newfoundland and Labrador and shall provide any related documents as detailed in the application.
    b) Incomplete applications shall be considered ineligible for financial assistance.
    c) Financial assistance provided is a one-time payment. Granting of financial assistance in any one year shall not be a commitment by the City to continue such assistance in subsequent years.
    d) Grant recipients shall acknowledge the City’s financial assistance, where possible, in print materials or speeches/remarks made at related events.

    Eligibility Requirements

    Applicant Type
    Artistic Discipline
    Any or All Disciplines
    Funding Type
    Operational Funding
    Priority Community
    Career Type


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