Original Peoples Investment Program

September 5, 2022:
Applications open
November 4, 2022: Application deadline (no applications accepted after 4:30pm MT)
October – November 2022: Evaluation of grants
Late November – Early December 2022: Notification of results
December 2022: Funds distributed
Download the Guidelines as a PDF

Update: October 2022

Please note that the application deadline for this program has been extended to Friday, November 4, 2022 at 4:30pm MT. If you have any questions about this program or your application please contact Morgan Possberg at morgan.possberg@calgaryartsdevelopment.com or email grants@calgaryartsdevelopment.com for further information.

Applications must be submitted by the stated deadline. Late submissions will not be accepted. If you have questions or need help completing an application, please contact us as soon as possible so we can get you what you need. Please see the Deadline Extension Policy for information about extensions.

While the final deadline has been extended to November 4, 2022, we encourage submitting your application earlier if possible. This will allow program staff time to review it in advance of the committee and provide any necessary or helpful followups, for example if your application is missing something or requires clarity.

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 continue to work remotely. If you have any questions about this program please contact Morgan Possberg, Indigenous Program Specialist, at morgan.possberg@calgaryartsdevelopment.com.

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