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 50% of the project’s total cost to a maximum of $20,000 per year.

Application process:

Deadlines:
April 3rd (For projects occurring before October 1st)
October 1st (For projects occurring after October 1st).

Applications must be received no later than April 3 for projects occurring before October 1st and no later than October 1st for projects occurring after October 1st.

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

Contact Information Email Location
Fredericton