No Fixed Amount
Type of Program:
The Professional Project Grants Program (PPGP) is available to Individual professional artists, collaborations of individual professional artists, and professional arts groups. It provides funding to support the creation and/or presentation of works of art in the disciplines of dance, film, music, multidisciplinary arts, theatre, visual arts, or writing. Grants support project costs related to creation, production, administration, travel, professional development.
Comments on Funding:
Funding is minimum 75% of the funding requested.
The maximum request per PPGP grant categories.
- 1$6,000 for New Professional Artist or Group (individual artists with less than three years professional arts practice post education, or groups in which at least half of the members each has less than three years professional arts practice post education,
- 2$15,000 for Established Professional Artist or Group (individuals with more than three years professional arts practice post education, or groups in which at least half of the members each has more than three years professional arts practice post education). Applicants can be awarded ONE grant through the PPGP in a 12 month period.
All female applicants in the theatre category are considered for the Rhonda Payne Theatre Award. One award of $500 is given annually.
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:
Applicants must submit complete applications and support material online using the ArtsNL Online Application System by 11:59pm on the application deadline.
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:
PPGP's guidelines no longer mention anything Lawrence Jackson Writers’ Award. Moreover, this award is no longer listed among ArtsNL awards.