Northern Arts Projects

Ontario Arts Council

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June, November




Northern Ontario (Parry Sound, Sudbury, Thunder Bay, Cochrane)

Contact Information

Francine Prévost

Program Administrator


Phone Number: 416-969-7401, Toll-free in Ontario: 1-800-387-0058


All funds are available in English and French.

Grant Description

The program supports the creation, production and presentation of artwork; professional development; and community arts engagement initiatives that benefit communities in northern Ontario. The program has four categories:

  • New works: to help cover the costs of creation and production of new works in all artistic disciplines
  • Presentation: to help cover the costs of presenting artistic work
  • Skills/Career development: for artists to undertake skills and career development projects and for groups presenting projects that will benefit northern Ontario artists
  • Working with community: to help cover the costs of community-engaged arts projects
    Additional Information

    Please check website for more details

    Eligibility Requirements

    Applicant Type
    Individual, Organization
    Artistic Discipline
    Any or All Disciplines, Architecture, Literary arts, Performing arts - Dance, Performing arts - Theatre, Performing arts - Other, Visual Arts, Media Arts, Crafts/Artisan, Music and Sound
    Funding Type
    Project: Creating and Presenting, Engaging Communities, Professional Development
    Priority Community
    Artists Living in Rural Regions
    Career Type


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