Arts and Culture Funding

The City of Grande Prairie Arts and Culture Funding is designed to do the following:

  • Support and encourage the development of local artists and persons dedicated to facilitating opportunities in both the arts and culture communities, such as arts administrators, curators and managers.
  • Support programs/projects which foster and promote the enjoyment of visual, literary and performing arts by local artists, festivals and groups that contribute to the cultural fabric of the community (e.g. exhibitions, displays, preservation of art).
  • Provide scholarships to developing artists to assist in taking them to the next level of development, expression or performance.
  • Consider unique opportunities for local capital development.

Available funding streams:

The Committee grants $115,000 per year to individuals, festivals and arts & culture organizations.

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