Artist Development Microgrant

March 7, 2022: Full guidelines and intake timeline published
March 14, 2022: Applications open
May 2, 2022: Intake one application cut-off
July 4, 2022: Intake two application cut-off
September 6, 2022: Intake three application cut-off
November 7, 2022: Intake four application cut-off
Download Program Guidelines as a PDF

Applications must be submitted by 4:30pm MT on the cut-off date to be assessed in that intake. Notification of results and fund disbursement will occur within three weeks of the cut-off date. If you have any questions or need any help with completing an application, please contact us as soon as possible so we can get you what you need.

We are expecting a large number of applications to the program so it would be great to get your application in early to be evaluated by the assessors in case they have any additional questions about your application. Please see the Deadline Extension Policy for information about extensions.

Please refer to each section below for important program details. We also recommend reviewing the Investment Program Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) before applying.

Please note that Calgary Arts Development staff are continuing to work remotely. If you have any questions about this program please review the Investment Program FAQ page and contact Taylor Poitras, Specialist, Individuals and Collectives Programs, at o403.264.5330 ext.215.