ARTicipate Grant Program

Apply for an ARTicipate project grant!

The deadline to apply to the 2014 ARTicipate Project Grant is May 30.

The ARTicipate Project Grant supports local Ottawa artists and arts groups who are presenting or exhibiting at the Shenkman Arts Centre.
Go to the grants section on the ARTicipate website to read the 2014 guidelines and download an application form.

Artists can apply to exhibit their work in the LaLande + Doyle Exhibition Space at the Shenkman Arts Centre. See the 2014 guidelines for more details.

Cassandra Olsthoorn, Program Coordinator
T 613.580.2767

Annual interest from the Fund is disbursed to the arts community through the ARTicipate Grant Program.

Funding enables:

  • Presentation and exhibition of local artists and arts organizations in the Shenkman Arts Centre
  • Accessibility of Shenkman Arts Centre spaces to non-resident artists and arts organizations
  • Collaborative projects involving more than one artists and/or arts organization
  • English, French and bilingual artistic activities in the Shenkman Arts Centre



Create an Artistic Legacy

As leader of the ARTicipate Endowment Fund, AOE began a journey, one that came with high expectations and a deep commitment to the community. Businesses, community organizations, individual donors, families, artists and art groups proudly answered the call for support to the endowment fund.

The ARTicipate Endowment Fund enhances artistic activity at the Shenkman Arts Centre. The Fund supports high quality artistic activities of all disciplines. Grants are awarded to local artists and arts organizations that will be presenting or exhibiting their work in the Centre.

For more information or to make a donation visit the ARTicipate website.

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