Welcome to the
REGION of WATERLOO
The Region of Waterloo Arts Fund is committed to supporting artists who live and work in the region. Our community, along with the rest of the world, is facing an issue of enormous scale and uncertainty related to COVID-19. We would like to share the immediate steps we are taking to support our arts community:
Please read here for more information on how the Arts Fund is responding to these current events.
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.
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
Visit our Downloads page where you can find the
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