Winnipeg Arts Council

Grants for Arts Organizations and Collectives

The Winnipeg Arts Council provides funding to not-for-profit Winnipeg arts organizations through the following multidisciplinary grant programs.

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    Project Grant Program for Arts Organizations & Collectives

    The Project Grant Program for Arts Organizations & Collectives is intended for new and developing arts organizations, established arts organizations that work on a project basis, and arts organizations undertaking a special, one-time initiative.

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    Multi-Year Grant Programs for Arts Organizations

    Three-year Operating Grants and two-year Program Support Grants make contributions to the operations of incorporated established arts organizations with a continuing presence in Winnipeg throughout the year or seasonally, and a track record of high-quality programming or services.

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  • The New Creations Fund for Arts Organizations

    The New Creations Fund encourages and supports creativity in Winnipeg by making funding available that contributes to the creation of significant and innovative new works of art in any discipline or combination of disciplines, the scope of which may not otherwise be possible.

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