Find Research

Find Research Reports

Browse through all of Canada Council's Research reports or search for the author, subject or theme of interest...

About Research and Evaluation

The Canada Council undertakes arts research to develop and share knowledge about our activities, as well as sector-wide trends in the...


Investing in the arts

Statistical research and analysis regarding Canada Council funding programs, grant recipients and arts and cultural funding in a national context.

corporate scorecard icon


Key Statistics of Canada Council Funding

Take a look at key statistics of Canada Council funding, including number of grant applications received and the number awarded,...

Graphic of Council funding across Canada

Council Blog: Making a Difference Across the Country

Each year the Canada Council funds artists and arts organizations across the country to the tune of over $150 million (153.6 million in...

Art Research Links

Learn more about the state of the arts in Canada and around the world

Colette Cheverie

Artist Story

Easterner Colette Cheverie brings Celtic folk songs to the West

“Pure joy, an incredible experience!” says PEI singer Colette Cheverie of the experience of sharing her East Coast music with Western audiences. With Council support, she performed traditional Scottish, Irish and English folksongs on a tour of Alberta and Saskatchewan. It was an opportunity to promote her debut album, Hours Before Dawn, which is turning heads in the Celtic music world…

recipients / beneficiares

Past recipients

Here's a handy tool: a searchable database of past grant recipients and prize winners.