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Elizabeth Havelock Grant

Grant to an Ontario Artist for Creative
and Professional Development

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Windsor Endowment for the Arts

Deadline Date:

03/31/20 Midnight

Description:

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Grant of $2,000 to an Ontario artist in eligible regions to support creative and professional development in a range of disciplines. Consideration will be given to proposals made by mid-career artists who are recognized in the field as professionals. Applicants must be residents of the City of Windsor or one of the municipalities within Essex County.

This grant may be used to:

  • Sustain the artist;
  • Develop a new project;
  • Support an ongoing project;
  • Aid research and study;
  • Promote new forms of art to the general public;
  • and/or Encourage creativity and innovation.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 187885

Number of Grants:

One grant is presented.

Estimated Size of Grant:

$2,000

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Eligibility Requirements:

• Has been a resident of the City of Windsor or one of the municipalities within Essex County for at least one year prior to applying for this grant.
• Is a Canadian citizen or permanent resident of Canada.
• Is 18 years of age or older.
• Is recognized as a professional, practicing artist by other artists working in the same field.
*This means that you are actively making art, not just thinking about it. Other artists doing similar work see you as a peer. You can show evidence of a strong body of professional, publicly recognized work, demonstrated through a history of public performances, public exhibitions, and/or publication.
• Your art practice has spanned 7 – 15 years.
• You seek payment for your work.
*Do you sell your work? Do you charge admission to see your work? Do you receive compensation for your work? You don’t have to be making a living solely from your art, but you seek an income from it.
• Can demonstrate a commitment to your artistic development.
*Do you attend workshops, seminars, courses, or give / receive mentorship in your field? Have you served on the board of an arts organization, or on the planning committee of an art exhibition, event, festival, etc. in Windsor-Essex?

Pre-Application Information:

Applications will be accepted from Monday, January 6 to midnight of Tuesday, March 31, 2020.

Grant notifications will be sent sometime in late April.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Apply online: https://wea-arts.com/grant-application-form-eliz-havelock/

If you have any questions, email WEA at info@wea-arts.com.

Grant Coverage Areas:

City of Windsor or one of the municipalities within Essex County

URL for Full Text (RFP):

Geographic Focus:

Canada: Ontario;

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