Funding Available for Alberta Culture Days 2014
Every year, a growing number of Albertans are taking the last weekend of September to put culture centre stage. This year, you could play a lead role in their experience!
To help increase participation and Albertans’ access to culture, the Government of Alberta is providing funding to organizations to put on events for Alberta Culture Days 2014, occurring September 26–28. The deadline for application submission is April 28, 2014.
Up to five applicants will be selected to be Feature Celebration Sites and will be eligible to receive a maximum of $20,000 for three days of programming. Host Celebration Sites and are eligible to receive up to $5,000 for two days of programming. New for 2014, $500 is available to 10 organizations wishing to host a one day event.
In 2013, 64 different groups across the province seized this opportunity.
Becoming an official celebration site is a wonderful opportunity to build partnerships, strengthen community spirit and showcase local talent, but it’s also an opportunity to boost the impact and reach of your existing cultural programming.
Visit the ‘Get Involved’ section at AlbertaCultureDays.ca for full details. Culture connects our people, our communities and our province. Join the celebration today!