Support for Booksellers and Publishers – Support for Booksellers: Section 2.3 – Support for Regional Disparity

Aide aux entreprises du livre et de l’édition – Aide aux librairies – Volet 2.3 : Aide à la disparité régionale

Funder

SODEC

Program Type

Distribution

Deadline

2-Oct-20

Type of Aid

Grant

Financial Aid

Variable

Description

This section of the program offers bonus funding that supplements Sections 2.1 and 2.2. It serves to reduce inequalities causes by some booksellers’ distance from major urban centres.

Criteria

  • Financial aid is calculated according to the applicant’s regional disparity, their eligible expenses for Section 2.1 or 2.2, and the program’s financial resources
  • To receive this additional funding, booksellers must submit an application for Section 2.1 or 2.2 of the program
  • A regional disparity indicator is calculated according to the following parameters:
  • A bookseller’s sales per capita

  • The ratio of population per accredited bookseller

  • A measurement of the region’s remoteness

  • Regional economic disparity

Eligible Expenses

  • Determined based on eligible expenses for Section 2.1 or 2.2 of the program

Supporting Documents

  • No additional documents required beyond those submitted for Section 2.1 or 2.2 of this program