Circus Arts


  • Camp des Arts is hiring a dance instructor. Deadline is APRIL 9. Click here for details (please note that this listing is in French).


  • Wapikoni Mobile is hiring a Youth Outreach Worker and Filmmaker Mentors for a four-week contract between MAY – OCTOBER 2019. Click here for details. 


  • Mutek is hiring a Manager of Special Projects. Deadline is APRIL 30. Click here for details (please note that this listing is in French).
  • La Casa del Popolo is hiring a bilingual experienced bartender with mixologist skills. 3 years of experience minimum. Strong customer service skills and some food service required. Click here to apply. 
  • Mikw Chiyâm TEACHING ARTIST RESIDENCY 2018-2019 — now accepting applications from artists of all disciplines to work with high school students in the Cree Nation in Northern Québec for 6 weeks at a time. Experience in teaching is an asset. This program functions predominately in English. This is a paid position (fee, travel, per diem, and housing provided). Click here for details.
  • CINARS is hiring 2 positions. Positions begin in JUNE. Please note that both job postings. Click here for details.


  • Maison Theatre is hiring a Manager of Administration. Deadline is APRIL 5. Click here for details (please note that this listing is in French).
  • 21e Saison Camp des Arts is hiring a Theatre Instructor/Coach for teens! This is a seven-month contract beginning on June 26. Deadline is APRIL 9. Click here for details (please note that this listing is in French).
  • Camp des Arts is hiring a music instructor. Deadline is APRIL 9. Click here for details (please note that this listing is in French).
  • Repercussion Theatre is hiring various positions to compete their Production Team for Shakespeare in the Park! Deadline is APRIL 13. Click here for details.



  • fliQs queer film night is hosting their next event at Notre Dame des Quilles (NDQ) on Monday, APRIL 23 from 8 PM – 10 PM. The event is free and open to the public. Deadline for short video and film submissions is APRIL 20Facebook pageClick here for details.

Multidisciplinary / General

  • Centre CLARK is seeking proposal submissions from artists, collectives, and curators for audio works for Centre CLARK’s Poste Audio annual programming. $250 offered as an exhibition fee, as well as installation assistance, and if required, access to Atelier CLARK for the construction of wood-based presentation supports. Variety of presentation modes are welcome. Deadline is APRIL 15. Click here for details.
  • The Conseil des arts de Montréal and the Théatre Aux Écuries present the 3rd edition of the Research-creation residency for culturally diverse artists in theatre and new artistic practices, which aims to support culturally diverse artists. Deadline is APRIL 25. Click here for details.
  • North Media Arts Centre (NAISA) call for submissions Off the Beat(en) Track. Artists of all ages and nationalities to submit works on the theme Off the Beat(en) Track for consideration in New Adventures in Sound Art’s 2019 programming. Deadline is JUNE 4. Click here for details. 
  • Studio 303 are seeking submissions for their third Curator-in-Residence program 2018/2019. The residency aims to provide a framework for developing ideas through research, discussion, and practice. Studio 303 will help the resident curator with many aspects of programming, including: artistic direction, budget, fee policy, communications, funders, venues, etc. Emerging curators have the opportunity to imagine and program a live performance event to be held at Studio 303 on APRIL 13 or 14, 2019.  Deadline is JUNE 20, 2018. Click here for details.


  • Pop Montreal is accepting submissions from musicians to perform at their festival next year. Deadline is MAY 12. Click here for details.


  • Black Theatre Workshop is accepting submissions for The Artist Mentorship program — designed to equip emerging professional artists with practical opportunities. Candidates must be actively seeking a professional career in theatre and have education or equivalent experience on a community or professional level. Artists who are black or identify as being black are strongly encouraged to submit and will be given priority, however candidates from all cultural backgrounds will be respectively considered.Submissions must be printed and sent to: Black Theatre Workshop, 432 – 3680 rue Jeanne Mance, H2X 2K5 – Montréal, QC. Deadline is MAY 1, 5 PM. Click here for details.

Visual Arts

  • Aqua 2018: third annual juried exhibition at Galerie E.K. Voland 24″ x 24″ 2D artwork on the theme of water. This exhibition will coincide with the annual Open House of Complexe du Canal Lachine on JUNE 7 – JUNE 12. Submission deadline is MAY 18. Click here for details.
  • Call for participation and submissions THE MAGIC OF LIGHT Photography Exhibition on MAY 26 and 272018 from 1 PM – 5 PM at the Funeral Complex of Mount Royal Cemetery, 1297 Chemin de la Forêt, Outremont – QC. Share your favourite works in our 12thAnnual Photography Exhibition; demonstrate how The Magic of Light affects every aspect of life. Maximum of 6 works, including at least one, depicting some aspect of the Mount Royal Cemetery.  Information: Andrew Sarrasin (; Click here for details. 
  • Mount Royal Commemorative Services is seeking art pieces on the theme the Magic of Light and how it affects every aspect of life. A maximum 6 pieces with at least one depicting some aspect of the Mount Royal Cemetery. These works will be exhibited on AUGUST 25 and 26 at the Mount Royal Commemorative Services’ 17th Annual Art Exhibition, held at 1297 Chemin de la Forêt, Outremont, QC. Email Andrew Sarrasin ( to inquire and/or submit your work. Click here for details.


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Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec (CALQ)

Funding for individuals:

SODEC (Info in FR only)

SODEC provides funding primarly to organizations. Please check your discipline for specific deadlines.

Canada Council for the Arts

Canada Council for the Arts | Conseil des Arts du Canada launched its new online application portal on JUNE 5.

Creating, Knowing and Sharing: The Arts and Cultures of First Nations, Inuit and Métis Peoples components

Supporting Artistic Practice components

Arts Across Canada components

Arts Abroad components

Frankfurt 2020 (purchasing translation rights and publishing in Germany)

Conseil des arts de Montréal

General Funding Programs

Cultural Exchanges and Special Projects (for organizations receiving operating grants only)

Fiscal Sponsorship