Artists in all disciplines—as well as arts, culture and heritage organizations—are invited to apply for funding through the Columbia Kootenay Cultural Alliance (CKCA), which delivers the Arts, Culture and Heritage Program on behalf of the Columbia Basin Trust.
CKCA has been delivering the program on behalf of the Trust for nearly twenty years, giving artists and organizations many new opportunities. This year CKCA is receiving $751,000 from the Trust.
Funding is available for:
- Individuals and groups through community arts councils
- Minor capital projects
- Arts and heritage mentoring/master classes
- Organizational development
- Major projects
- Artists in education
- Major exhibitions
- Major heritage capital projects
- New heritage projects
Applications are adjudicated annually by local arts councils and the CKCA Steering Committee.
Read the 2017-2018 CKCA Funding Programs brochure to decide which program is most suited to your project.
Applications must be received by March 3 or March 17, 2017, depending on the program.
Find more information on the application process here.