The Arts Fund provides all the information needed for applicants to apply for arts funding. To assist you making a submission, check out these useful tools and links.
To help you navigate the application process, previous board members and successful applicants offer Peer-to-Peer Support.
To help applicants with the preparation of the forms, here are samples with comments and explanations in a visual ‘how-to’ format.
The Arts Fund Board of Directors hosts an informal drop-in Open House for grant applicants in advance of the Spring and Fall rounds. Board members are available to share general information about the fund, its mandate and welcome feedback from applicants.
When a local grant writing session or workshop is available, the details including the presenter, location, date and time will be posted.
The Arts Fund’s board members are also artists who live and work in Waterloo Region. Many have been applicants and recipients of Arts Fund grants and have been through the process themselves.