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REGION of WATERLOO
Are you planning to apply to the Region of Waterloo Arts Fund? If so, you should know that the Arts Fund is making the leap to a one-stage online application in time for our Fall 2020 (October 16th) deadline!
*** Access the new online application ***
No more staggered two-stage process. No more printers, paper, stamps, or hunting down a stapler. No need to mail 15 copies of your application. You can complete and submit the entire form online.
Individual artists or arts organizations will find all the information needed to apply for an
Arts Fund grant. Applicants must live and/or work in Waterloo Region to apply.
The Region of Waterloo Arts Fund is a not-for-profit corporation established by the
Regional Municipality of Waterloo. The Arts Fund was created to operate at arm's length
from the Regional Municipality which provides an annual per capita allocation to grant
funding for the performing, visual and literary arts.
The Region of Waterloo Arts Fund has contributed to the vibrancy of the arts and
cultural sector in Waterloo Region since 2002. All citizens of the Region, in all seven
area municipalities benefit from the creative projects funded by the Arts Fund.
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Button Factory Arts 2014
** Note that application guidelines have changed! **
For complete information on deadlines, please visit the Upcoming Deadlines page.
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About the Fund
We strive to contribute to
the vibrancy of the arts and cultural sector throughout
Before You Apply
We aim to make the process of applying as straight
forward as possible, and to provide meaningful grants.
How to Apply
For Application Guidelines, other essential reading and where to find help
before you submit
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