While federal funding programs are available to all qualifying Canadians, the types and amounts of arts funding from provinces and territories varies from place to place. In addition to the programs listed below, please see Arts Councils section for additional programs funded by governments.

Ontario Cultural Attractions Fund, Le fonds pour les manifestations culturelles de l'Ontario
The Ontario Cultural Attractions Fund (OCAF) was established in 1999. It has three aims: (1) to increase cultural tourism by providing investments to assist Ontario organizations to develop, promote and present one- off or first time events, or a significant expansion of existing activity, which are designed to attract new
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Ontario Trillium Foundation, Fondation Trillium de l'Ontario
The Ontario Trillium Foundation (OTF) is an agency of the Government of Ontario, and one of Canada’s leading granting foundations. OTF awarded $108 million to 629 projects in 2018/2019. Applications are first reviewed by OTF Program Managers to ensure they fit with the selected investment stream and priority outcome. Applications are then reviewed by Volunteer Grant
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SaskCulture
SaskCulture are a non-profit, community-based, volunteer-driven, provincial cultural organization. We work with our members, volunteers and community partners to build a culturally vibrant province, where all citizens celebrate, value and participate in a rich, cultural life. We are often recognized as a funder of cultural activity, however; SaskCulture also has
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The Alberta Foundation for the Arts
The Alberta Foundation for the Arts is a public agency and a provincial corporation of the Government of Alberta with a mandate to support and contribute to the development of the arts in Alberta. We provide grant funding to artists and art organizations to encourage the growth and development of the arts sector. We also
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