Information Session: Application Advice

September 24, 2018

Thinking about submitting an application to the Digital Strategy Fund this fall, but still unsure whether it’s a good fit? Our Digital Strategy Fund team can help you.

In this recording of the Facebook Live Information Session held on September 12, Rémi Lortie and Alea Cardarelli, program officers for the Digital Strategy Fund at the Canada Council for the Arts, guide you through the three program components—including evaluation criteria, deadlines and grant amounts—, and also address some frequently asked application questions.

Application reminders:

  • There is a rolling deadline for Digital Literacy initiatives under $50,000. Applicants can apply anytime throughout the year;
  • All other digital initiative grants, ranging from $1,000 to $500,000, have a fixed application deadline of October 31, 2018;
  • Lead applicants must have a validated profile in the Portal to be eligible.

Looking to watch this video in French? Find it here

The Digital Strategy Fund encourages an overall approach that helps support Canadian artists, groups and arts organizations to understand the digital world, engage with it, and respond to the cultural and social changes it produces. Learn more.