Strategic Funds, Access Support

Canada Council for the Arts

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This fund is available on an ongoing basis with an associated grant.


National (All)

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All funds are available in English and French.

Grant Description

Access Support funds individual applicants who self-identify as Deaf, having disabilities or living with mental illness, as well as groups and organizations that dedicate the majority of their resources towards supporting these communities. This supplementary grant provides a contribution towards costs for specific services and supports required to carry out a project funded through a Canada Council program (from this point on referred to as the associated grant).

    Additional Information

    You can submit an Access Support request with your associated application, and up to 90 days after receiving your associated application’s results.

    Eligibility Requirements

    Applicant Type
    Individual, Organization
    Artistic Discipline
    Any or All Disciplines
    Funding Type
    Project: Creating and Presenting, Strategic Funding
    Priority Community
    Deaf Artists and Artists with Disabilities
    Career Type


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