Grant Deadlines

Below, you will find some resources for federal funding programs. For funding from Quebec, you can Find more funding opportunities via ELAN’s Québec Relations’ Searchable Funding Page here. Our Québec Relations project is focused on helping individuals and organizations access provincial funding. You can search through Quebec funding opportunities in English through our searchable tool.

Looking for grant writing help?

ELAN occasionally provides free grant writing workshops. See our Events page or follow us on Instagram or Facebook to stay up-to-date.

If you’re interested in a meeting to help you better understand what opportunities are available to you or a consultation to discuss your application process, contact

Check out ELAN’S grant writing resources (2015 – 2016) and notes from our CALQ information session (2016).

Canada Council for the Arts

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

Strategic Funds

Public Lending Right Program

  • PLR program sends annual payments to creators whose works are in Canada’s public libraries – Currently closed – Opens Feb 15, 2023

FACTOR – The Foundation Assisting Canadian Talent on Recordings

Collective Initiatives