Until this program opens in Nova, the Ontario Arts Council’s online granting system, program information may change. This includes deadline dates and specific information on eligibility. Be sure to visit this page after the program opens in Nova, but before starting your application.
The program supports the ongoing operations of not-for-profit, professional media arts organizations in Ontario.
The program’s priority is to support organizations that demonstrate a consistent commitment to Ontario’s professional media artists, the media arts infrastructure and their role in the region.
Important: If your organization is within a multi-purpose institution (that is, a multidisciplinary arts organization), you must clearly demonstrate your independence by being able to fulfill all OAC eligibility requirements separately and distinctly from the multi-purpose institution.
The organization must provide their fully segregated and itemized financial statement as well as the multi-purpose institution’s financial statement.
Read the Guide to OAC Operating Programs for more eligibility information.
Complete and submit an application in Nova, OAC’s online grant application system. You will be able to do this approximately two months before the deadline.Before applying, you must:
Your application includes:
Complete instructions and requirements are in the application in Nova.
For information on how assessors rate applications see the Evaluation Rubric - Operating Programs.