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Aboriginal Artists Materials and Supplies Assistance

Aboriginal Artists Materials and Supplies Assistance
October 17, 2012 - October 17, 2012
Program for: Individuals

Purpose:
To support Aboriginal artists working in the visual arts, crafts or traditional/customary Aboriginal art forms to create art work. The program provides grants of $500 towards the cost of buying art materials and supplies.

Eligibility: This program is open to Aboriginal artists working in the visual arts, crafts or traditional Aboriginal art forms.

The OAC’s definition of the term “Aboriginal” means Status and Non-Status, Métis and Inuit people.

Applicants must reside in Ontario and be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident of Canada.

Deadline Dates: Artists must apply directly to one of the participating Aboriginal recommender organizations. Each organization sets its own deadline(s) or may decide to accept applications on an ongoing basis.
  • Anemki Art Collective, Thunder Bay
    Deadline: November 2, 2015
  • Neto Hatinakwe Onkwehowe Native Arts Canada, Niagara Falls
    Accepts applications at any time, starting in July 2015, until the budget is spent.
  • Ojibwe Cultural Foundation, M'Chigeeng
    Accepts applications at any time, starting in July 2015, until the budget is spent.
  • Woodland Cultural Centre, Brantford
    Deadlines: October 1, 2015 and February 1, 2016
Once the decision has been made, recommenders forward applications to OAC.

The 2015-16 program closes on February 15, 2016. The 2016-17 program will open in July 2016.

Program Guidelines and Application Form

Final Report

For more information

  • Anne Gardé Gravestock, Program Administrator, 416-969-7461, toll free 1-800-387-0058 extension 7461, agravestock@arts.on.ca.
  • Caroline Cotter, Program Administrator, 416-969-7455, toll free 1-800-387-0058 extension 7455, ccotter@arts.on.ca.
  • Lisa Wöhrle, Associate Visual Art and Crafts Officer, 416-969-7419, toll-free: 1-800-387-0058, ext. 7419 lwohrle@arts.on.ca.
  • Sara Roque, Aboriginal Arts Officer, 416-969-7454, toll-free: 1-800-387-0058, ext. 7454 sroque@arts.on.ca.