1. Funding
  2. Strategic Funds and Initiatives
  3. Media Arts Equipment Acquisition Fund

Media Arts Equipment Acquisition Fund

Strategic Funds

The Media Arts Equipment Acquisition Fund supports Canadian professional media arts organizations to develop technical infrastructure that fosters conditions necessary for the vitality and advancement of independent media arts in Canada.


Support towards the purchase of media arts equipment for the research, development, creation, presentation, dissemination and distribution of Canadian independent media artworks.


Your organization must:

  • be receiving core (operating) funding as a Media Arts organization
  • OR:

  • have received support from the former Grants to Media Arts Organizations: Multi-Year program in the last 4 years Your eligibility to apply to this fund is determined by the validated profile created in the portal.

Equipment purchases can be made in partnership with other media arts organizations. All partners must be professional Canadian independent media arts organizations that are receiving core (operating) funding from the Canada Council.

Apply on the portal

Create an account and submit one or more profile(s) for validation at least 30 days before you want to apply

Deadline and Grant Amount


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