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 at least 6 weeks prior to the event. 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