No Fixed Amount
Type of Program:
The Project Grants for Publishing Program is designed to stimulate literary arts’ production, dissemination, and commissioning. It assist in the growth and development of the publishing field and the exploration of new models of publishing activity.
There are three types of grants, depending on the assisted activities:
- 1Production Grants assist with the creation/production of a specific work(s), for example the creation or production of a new work, new translation or new digital format.
- 2Dissemination Grants assist with the dissemination of work(s) through public engagement activities or strategic partnerships with other organizations, for example , funding an author tour, public readings, or a public event.
- 3Commissioning Grants assist with the creation of a new literary work by a Nova Scotian artist. Commissions can include professional authors, artists, illustrators, photographers.
Comments on Funding:
Funding for Production Grants is up to $15,000.
Funding for Dissemination Grants is up to $10,000.
Funding for Commissioning Grants is up to $5,000.
Applicants may request funding in one or more categories.
When It Ends:
September 15, 2020
The applicant must:
have at least 75% of the titles produced by authors other than principals in the company or related companies. In addition, consideration will be given to:
The applicant must submit:
Letters of intent from any person or organization involved in the project, and/or letters of support from professional, practicing artists in the relevant discipline(s) might be necessary. Applicants must contact the program officer when in doubt about these documents.