(Fredericton, July 15, 2020) – The New Brunswick Arts Board (artsnb) is pleased to announce a permanent increase to the maximum amounts for grants in the Creation and Documentation programs, effective for the upcoming October deadline.  

Creation Category A has gone from $15,000 to $16,500 
Creation Category B has gone from $10,000 to $11,000 
Creation Category C has gone from $5,000 to $5,500 
Documentation has gone from $7,000 to $8,500 

The board and staff of artsnb wish to thank the Department of Tourism, Heritage and Culture for their collaboration in helping secure the large increase in grant funding through the Arts Development Trust Fund for the benefit of the professional artists of New Brunswick.  

Next Deadlines 

Furthermore, we’d like to remind artists that the deadline to apply for an Arts Infrastructure grant is August 4th, 2020; whereas, the deadline to apply in the Equinox program—open to Indigenous artists—is September 15th, 2020. It is never too early to start an application through our online system!

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