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Arts Micro-Grants

The Arts Micro-Grant program will be re-launching through the online portal in Spring 2020. 

The $1,000 micro-grant supports projects initiated and directed by Indigenous artists and collectives (groups of three or more people) who have demonstrated commitment to their artistic practice.

• completed basic training in their field
• demonstrated their commitment to their art form
• working to develop their activities to a professional skill level
• any artistic discipline

The Arts Micro-Grant program is meant to allow artists and collectives in B.C to:
• respond to emergent opportunities and pursue new approaches
• create access to achieve their goals
• reduce barriers to artistic opportunities
• increase their skills, knowledge and professional development in all artistic disciplines

Individuals and collectives may apply for one micro-grant per fiscal year [April 2019-March 2020]. Applicants may apply for additional micro-grants after they have submitted their final report, one year after receiving their first initial grant. Applicants who have received a micro-grant are eligible to apply to other FPCC grant programs during the same year. 

Please note: For the purposes of this program, the term “Indigenous artists” includes Indigenous status, non-status, Métis and/or Inuit.

How to apply: 
Please mail your application to
First Peoples’ Cultural Council
1A Boat Ramp Road
Brentwood Bay, BC
V8M 1N9
Fax and email forms will NOT be accepted.

Micro-Grant Program Guidelines[PDF]
Micro-Grant Application Form – Opening Spring 2020
Final Report Template - [PDF] [WORD]
Micro-Grants - Arts Grant Recipient List  - 2018/19: [PDF]

For more information, please contact:
Sophia Bain sophia@fpcc.ca
Phone: (250) 652-5952
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