Arts & Culture Operational & Performance Group Funding

Arts & Culture Operational & Performance Group Funding

Application Criteria

1. Grants will be considered for non-profit groups/societies provided they have demonstrated organizational ability and good financial management, are operating year-round and have been in existence for three (3) or more years. Recently formed organizations (less than 3 years in existence) will be considered but must come under the umbrella of an existing registered, not for profit organization meeting these requirements to be eligible.

2. The recipient be a community group that is involved in the community year-round.

3. Applicants must be located within Grande Prairie or the immediate area.

4. Preference will be given to those applicants who work in partnership with other groups/organizations.

5. The group/organization must supply a budget specifying the uses of the grant.

6. No single grant will exceed $5,000.

How to Apply

An application form has been developed in order to clarify the process and to help ensure that all applications are complete in accordance with established criteria.


  • Completed application form
  • Detailed budget for the project listing all expenses and revenues (be sure to identify all sources of funding)
  • Minimum of two letters of support (include contact information)
  • An example of you or your group's work (i.e. excerpt of writing, sound recording, slides, images, portfolio, etc.)
  • Most recent year end financial statements and proof of tax filing

Deadline for Submissions

January 1


For more information, please contact

Administrative Coordinator

Sports Development, Wellness and Culture, City of Grande Prairie

PO Bag 4000 Grande Prairie, AB T8V 6V3 

Phone: 780-538-0453