Artists in Communities

Deadlines

March 10, 2021 (Development)

May 1, 2021 (Residencies)

May 1, 2021 (Projects)

June 10, 2021 (Development)

September 10, 2021 (Development)

November 1, 2021 (Projects)

December 10, 2020 (Development)

If the deadline falls on a weekend or statutory holiday, the deadline becomes the next business day.

Type of Funding: Project Funding

Artists in Communities -- Development provides small amounts of funding to organizations and/or professional artists or arts professionals to build relationships with potential partners, develop projects or residencies, and/or research community needs.

Artists in Communities -- Projects allows eligible applicants to engage in the arts through performances, exhibitions or workshops led by a professional artist(s) or arts professional, and presented either as a series or as a single event and/or to work with an artist in the research and development of an artistic residency.

Artists in Communities -- Residencies supports community organizations to host a six- to 12-month artist-in-residence project with a professional artist, working in any art form, that involves significant community engagement components. Participating artists take up residence in a community contribute to its cultural life and the community's continual engagement in the arts.

Artists in Communities is a SK Arts program supported by funding from Sask Lotteries through the partnership between SK Arts and SaskCulture Inc.

Amount

  • Development: $1,000
  • Projects: $10,000 (one artist); $20,000 (two artists)
  • Residencies: $45,000

Eligibility

Eligible Applicants: Partnerships that include organizations, community groups, businesses, schools or other stakeholders and professional artists

Please review the Guidelines for more information on eligibility.