Calgary Arts Development is pleased to announce the 2021 community investment programs for arts organizations, individual artists, and artist collectives practicing and operating in Calgary (known as Moh’kinsstis in Blackfoot).
Calgary Arts Development programs are assessed by peer committees of artists and artistic community members. If you are interested in serving as a peer assessor, or would like to nominate someone, complete the assessor nomination form.
The following programs are available to individual artists and collectives:
January 6, 2021: Program guidelines published January 11, 2021: Applications open February 16, 2021: Application deadline January to March 2021: Evaluation of grants Mid-March: Notification of results March to April 2021: Funds distributed
March 28, 2021: Program guidelines published May 3, 2021: Applications open June 14, 2021: Application deadline June to August 2021: Evaluation of grants Late August 2021: Notifications of results September 2021: Funds distributed
February 1, 2021: Program guidelines published March 15, 2021: Applications open April 19, 2021 at 4:30pm MT: Application deadline April to May 2021: Evaluation of grants May to June 2021: Notifications of results and funds distributed
Program details and contact information are included on each program page and in the full program guidelines, as they are published.
Online information sessions for each program will occur sometime shortly after the application open date – stay tuned for announcements around those dates and how to RSVP.