|Program for: Organizations
Purpose: To provide operating support to not-for-profit, professional theatre organizations in Ontario.
Eligibility: To be eligible for this program, theatre organizations must:
be a federal not-for-profit corporation with the head office in Ontario;
be led by professional personnel;
have completed at least two years of sustained, regular, ongoing programming in its community as of the application date (an organization that does not meet this requirement may instead apply for project funding);
have a range of revenue sources such as private and government;
be governed by a board of directors or an advisory body solely responsible for the organization;
have community support and involvement demonstrated through one or more of the following: membership, fundraising and volunteer involvement;
have proof of sound financial management;
submit verification of financial results of the last completed fiscal year with their applications. The type of financial statement we require depends on the amount of your grant request and the size of your annual budget, as follows:
If you do not provide the type of financial statement required, we will reduce your grant request to an eligible level.
NOTE: Potential new applicants must contact the officer well in advance of the deadline to discuss eligibility.
Deadline Dates: March 15 and November 1, 2016
Grant notification letters will be mailed out four months after the application deadline.
Program Guidelines and Application Form
NOTE: The 2016 Theatre Organizations program guidelines and application will be available two months ahead of the deadline on September 1. Applications will not be accepted prior to September 1, and must be completed in the form made available on this date.
For all applicants:
Click here to read detailed qualifiers of the criteria that assessors will use while reading your application.
For more information
- Pat Bradley, Theatre Officer, 416-969-7433, toll free 1-800-387-0058 extension 7433, firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Lucy Gouveia, Program Administrator, 416-969-7432, toll free 1-800-387-0058 extension 7432, email@example.com.
For Results Announcements for this program, please click here.