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Craft & Visual Arts Grant Application Dates NOW AVAILABLE!

Craft & Visual Arts Production Grant

This grant supports craft persons and visual artists in the production of creative products intended for the commercial marketplace.

  • Opening Date: June 1, 2022

  • Deadline: January 5, 2023



Don't forget about these multi sector grants!


Market & Export Development

This grant provides support to individuals and businesses for market access and market development opportunities intended to improve visibility and generate sales. There are two streams of

funding, Major and Micro, outlined below:

Major Stream

Up to a maximum of $25,000 per applicant per fiscal year;

or

Up to a maximum of $50,000 per applicant per 24 months (or 50% of the budget whichever is the lesser).

  • Major Stream Opening Date: June 1, 2022

  • Major Stream Deadline: January 5, 2023

Micro Stream


 
Business Capacity Grant

This grant supports projects that focus on developing business knowledge and improved efficiencies, as

well as expanded workforce capacity and business skills, which result in growth, market expansion and

improved profitability.

  • Opening Date: June 1, 2022

  • Deadline: January 5, 2023


 
Research Grant

This grant provides support to projects that focus on market research and market intelligence activities

identifying commercial opportunities and/or emerging technologies.

  • Opening Date: June 1, 2022

  • Deadline: January 5, 2023



 
Market Travel Grant

This grant provides support to individuals and businesses to attend markets and events.

  • Opening Date: April 28, 2022

  • Deadline: Closes when funding is exhausted


 

All deadlines close at 4:00 PM CST. If a deadline falls on a statutory holiday or a weekend, applications will be accepted until 4:00 PM the following business day.