Government of New Brunswick
  • Description
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  • 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 Email Location
    Fredericton