Specific Programming

Programmation spécifique

Funder

CALQ

Program Type

Production

Deadline

Rolling

Type of Aid

Grant

Financial Aid

75%, no maximum

Description

PLEASE NOTE: DUE TO COVID-19, THIS PROGRAM HAS BEEN SUSPENDED FOR APPLICATIONS FROM PRESENTERS (PERFORMING ARTS, MULTIDISCIPLINARY ARTS), NATIONAL/INTERNATIONAL EVENTS, CREATION/PRODUCTION ORGANIZATIONS (PERFORMING ARTS, MULTIDISCIPLINARY ARTS), AND ORGANIZATIONS FOR PRESENTATION/PRODUCTION (LITERATURE, STORYTELLING). FOR ALL OTHER APPLICANTS, CONSULT CALQ'S UPDATED GUIDELINES.

This program supports the realization of artistic or literary programming during a given time period, such as activities to develop audiences and raise awareness, marketing, presentation of works, etc.

Criteria

  • Applicant organizations must be registered as a not-for-profit and headquartered in Quebec, as well as have a majority of their administrators made up of Canadian citizens or permanent residents living in Quebec
  • Applicant organizations must be in existence for one year and have completed productions
  • Applications must be submitted at least three months prior to the start of the project
  • Organizations receiving CALQ’s operating funding cannot submit a new application in any program if their fiscal year has been over for four months or longer and a report on the use of the grant, including financial statements, has yet to be received and approved by CALQ
  • Regardless of the program or section, an application cannot be made if a funded project has been completed for three months or longer and a report on the use of the grant has yet to be received and approved by CALQ
  • Maximum of eight concurrent projects with CALQ per year
  • The following are ineligible:
  • Applications for a project that has already been reviewed and rejected in the same fiscal year, unless it has been significantly altered

  • Applicants currently receiving CALQ’s mission funding

  • Applicants receiving funding from SODEC or the Ministry of Culture and Communications

  • Applications in which the majority of the proposed programming is not recognized as professional

  • Applications in which the presenter serves primarily to rent out its facilities and services

  • Applications featuring programming that is entirely comprised of works produced at the time of the application’s submission

  • Programming that includes a project already funded by a Production and Reprise Performance grant and that will take place at the same time as such a project

Eligible Expenses

  • Based on expenses submitted in application form

Supporting Documents

  • Completed CALQ application form (two parts: Word file and Excel file)
  • Copies of the organization’s letters patent
  • Press kit
  • Letters of agreement between organization, artist, or collective and production partners or presenters
  • Curriculum vitae of the participating artists, choreographer, director, and artist collective members (if applicable)
  • Curriculum vitae of primary collaborators
  • Supporting audiovisual materials