Creative Kids Northern Cultural Fund

Type of Funding: Project Funding

          

Creative Kids Saskatchewan, with funding support from SaskCulture and Cameco, is offering the Creative Kids Northern Cultural Fund (CKNCF) to support creative programs for children and youth ages 4 to 19 in Northern communities that address the cultural, creative or artistic needs of their community.

Amount

Maximum Grant Amount: Up to 100% of eligible project expenses, to a maximum of $7,500.

Purpose

​Creative Kids Saskatchewan and SaskCulture have partnered to offer the Creative Kids Northern Cultural Fund (CKNCF) to support creative programs for children and youth ages 4 to 19 in Northern communities that address the cultural, creative or artistic needs of their community.

Priority will be given to:

  • Programs that support and strengthen the mission, vision and goals of the Creative Kids program:
    • All children and youth in Saskatchewan will have opportunities to realize their potential through access to creative activities.
    • All children and youth have opportunities to participate in creative activities regardless of economic or social barriers they may face.
    • Cultural programming is critical to a healthy, vibrant community.
  • New or existing creative programs for children and youth that address the cultural, creative or artistic needs of the youth of the community.

Eligibility

  • All activities must take place within the established boundary of the Northern Sport, Culture and Recreation District and be for children and youth located in that district (see district map).
  • Programs must demonstrate a primary cultural, artistic or creative focus.
  • All activities, expenditures and follow up reports must be expended and/or completed within 12 months of the program start date.
  • Programs must be for children and youth ages 4 to 19 facing financial barriers to cultural, creative, or artistic participation.
  • Preference will be given to programs that are facilitated by youth (under 30) for children and youth (between 4 and 19).  Community partnerships are encouraged.
  • Retroactive program funding is not eligible.

Before You Apply

Step One – What is CKNCF?

Download and review the Grant Guidelines (posted in right-hand column).

Step Two – Who Can Apply?

Download and review the Eligibility Guidelines (posted in right-hand column).

Step Three – What Costs are Covered?

Download and review the Eligible Costs guidelines (post in right-hand column).

Step Four - Are You Ready to Apply?

Download and review the Application Checklist & Sample Questions (posted in right-hand column).

Step Five - Contact Us

Contact Outreach Consultant Dominga Robinson at (306) 780-9295 or email drobinson@saskculture.ca before submitting an application

Step Six - Apply!

Sign-up or log-in to SaskCulture's Online Grant Platform to complete and submit your application.