To support First Nations, Inuit and Métis artists working in the visual arts, crafts or traditional/customary Indigenous art forms to create art work. The program provides grants of $500 towards the cost of buying art materials and supplies.
Artists must apply directly to one of the participating Indigenous recommender organizations. Each organization sets its own deadline(s) or may decide to accept applications on an ongoing basis.
Anemki Art Collective, Thunder Bay
Neto Hatinakwe Onkwehowe Native Arts Canada, Niagara Falls
Ojibwe Cultural Foundation, M'Chigeeng
Woodland Cultural Centre, Brantford
Once the decision has been made, recommenders forward applications to OAC.
The 2016-17 program closes on February 17, 2017.
This video will help you: Preparing Effective Support Material for Visual Arts and Craft Grants