First Nations, Inuit and Métis individuals working in the arts can now apply to the Community Cares: Emergency Response Fund – a new time-limited emergency response fund recently announced by Canada Council for the Arts, Aboriginal Curatorial Collective, Indigenous Performing Arts Alliance, Indigenous Screen Office and Inuit Art Foundation.
Indigenous communities have been disproportionately affected by COVID-19. This is a special fund designed to provide immediate support to Indigenous artists and cultural workers adversely affected by the pandemic.
Note: this fund is not available to groups, collectives or organizations.
Deadline: anytime until 15 September 2020 or until the funding envelope has been allocated.
Details on the fund’s announcement can be found on the Indigenous Screen Office website.