Government of New Brunswick

Overview

The program provides grants to assist in covering some of the costs of large-scale projects/activities/initiatives that encourage broad-based knowledge and awareness of the literary arts within the community.

Eligibility

Non-profit arts organizations that operate as a Canadian incorporated company held and controlled by New Brunswick residents.

Municipalities and First Nations with a cultural policy.

*Please refer to the guidelines which contain important information about the criteria and conditions of this program.

Description

There are three broad objectives that this Initiative is intended to serve:
• To create an environment where New-Brunswickers are encouraged to integrate books and the joy of reading into their daily lives;
• To improve access to books and foster reading;
• To support the province’s Book Policy.

Level of funding:
Up to 75% of the project’s total cost to a maximum of $20,000 per year.

Application process:
Applications for activities occurring in the year that begins with April 1st must be received by April 15 or October 15. Applications will be accepted for consideration until depletion of the budget for the current fiscal year.

*Please refer to the guidelines which contain important information about the criteria and conditions of this program.

Contact Information Email Location
Fredericton