Program for: Organizations
Purpose: To provide operating support to not-for-profit, professional, semi-professional and community orchestras in Ontario to assist them to produce and present art and arts services to the public and to sustain a healthy arts community.
- Operating Grants commit funding to the operating and programming expenses of professional and semi-professional orchestras that meet the assessment criteria for ongoing support.
Eligibility: To be eligible for operating support in this program, orchestras must:
- be an Ontario not-for-profit corporation (with the exception of book and magazine publishers)
If you do not provide the type of financial statement required, we will reduce your grant request to an eligible level.
Potential new applicants must contact the officer well in advance of the deadline to discuss eligibility.
Deadline Date: March 15, 2017
Grant notification letters will be mailed out four months after the application deadline.
Guidelines and Application Form
The following guidelines are for information only. Before making an application, please ensure you have the 2017 guidelines and application, which can be obtained by contacting the OAC (see below). Guidelines and application forms are available on the web at least three months before the deadline.
For all operating applicants:
Click here to read detailed qualifiers of the criteria that assessors will use while reading your application.
For more information
- David Parsons, Classical Music Officer, 416-969-7452, toll free 1-800-387-0058 extension 7452, firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Jenny Knox, Program Administrator, 416-969-7430, toll free 1-800-387-0058 extension 7430, email@example.com.
For Results Announcements for this program, please click here.