Type of Program:
The Professional Artists’ Travel Fund (PATF) is available to professional artists and groups invited to take part in unexpected activities that will enhance their careers. Such activities would include the presentation, development, or celebration of the artist’s work.
Comments on Funding:
Funding is a grant of up to $750 for travel within the province, and up to $1,000 for travel outside the province. Eligible costs include return airfare, bus or train tickets, local transportation, hotel/accommodation, and per diems..
When It Ends:
The applicant must:
Definition of a professional artist:
A person shall be considered to be a professional artist if that person satisfies 4 of the following criteria, including at least one of the criteria referred to in paragraphs (a) to (c):
Definition of a professional arts group:
A group of individual artists who work in one or more of the artistic disciplines supported by ArtsNL and that:
submit complete applications and support material online using the ArtsNL Online Application System,
must submit final reports on all past ArtsNL grants before ArtsNL will release funding for a new project.
Only one travel grant can be awarded to an applicant in a 12-month period.
The applicant must submit:
A final report on all projects funded by ArtsNL is typically required within three months of the project end date listed on the application form.
Other Things to Note:
The PATF operates on four-month funding cycles each year (April1 to July 31, August 1 to November 30, and December 1 to March 31). Funds may be exhausted before the end of a funding cycle.