Support for Booksellers and Publishers – Section 4: Book Fair Participation

Aide aux entreprises du livre et de l’édition – Volet 4 : Participation aux salons du livre

Funder

SODEC

Program Type

Distribution

Deadline

To be confirmed for 2020

Type of Aid

Grant

Financial Aid

Up to $5,500

Description

PLEASE NOTE: THIS SECTION OF THE PROGRAM IS TEMPORARILY SUSPENDED DUE TO COVID-19.

This section of the program encourages Quebec publishers to participate in book fairs belonging to the Quebec Association of Book Fairs.

Criteria

  • Publishers must commit to renting a stand with minimum dimensions of 2.4 metres by 3 metres and to being present at the book fair indicated in the application
  • If the application is on behalf of a group of publishers, they must submit the name of the person serving as the designated representative
  • In cases where the applicant organization entrusts the sale or promotion of its books to a distributor or bookstore, a representative of the publisher or one of its published authors must be present for the duration of a book fair taking place in Abitibi-Témiscamingue, Côte-Nord, Rimouski, or Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean in order to receive financial support

Eligible Expenses

  • Grant amounts determined based on book fair locations:
  • Montreal, Outaouais, Quebec: $300

  • Estrie, Trois-Rivières: $400

  • Rimouski, Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean: $650

  • Côte-Nord, Abitibi-Témiscamingue: $850

Supporting Documents