The 2023-24 program is open from early June 2023 until January 16, 2024. Note that the list of participating recommenders is posted in June 2023 when the program opens and is subject to updates and changes during the program year.
We accept and assess applications on an ongoing basis until funds are spent.
Le Labo welcomes submissions from emerging and established Francophone artists and collectives that identify with any community and diversity of genres, with an emphasis on the following criteria:
Nia Centre is a recommender for Black-Canadian artists.
For 60 years, the Ontario Arts Council (OAC) has played a vital role in promoting and assisting the development of the arts for the enjoyment and benefit of Ontarians. In 2022-2023, OAC invested $57.1 million in 224 communities across Ontario through 2,344 grants to individual artists and 1,042 grants to organizations.