Type of Program:
Access Support is a supplement to a project grant that funds individual applicants who self-identify as Deaf, having disabilities or living with mental illness, as well as groups and organizations who want to increase the accessibility to their presentation/ production for audience and/or participants. This supplementary grant provides a contribution towards costs for specific services and supports required to carry out a project funded by Arts NS.
Comments on Funding:
Funding is up to $1,000 for individuals and up to $2,500 for groups/organizations.
When It Ends:
Applications must be delivered with associated project grant.
Other Things to Note:
The Access Support request must be submitted with the associated project application. To receive this supplementary grant, the associated project grant must first be successful.
The Arts Equity Funding Initiative and the Mi’kmaq Arts Program have separate procedures for Access Support funds.
The applicable deadlines are those for the specific program.
Arts Nova Scotia acknowledges Support4Culture for funding this program.