The Electric City Culture Council (EC3) has launched a pilot program offering grants of up to $1,500 or $3,500 for professional artists in the Peterborough area.
There are two components to the program, with the first offering grants up to $1,500 for creative research and professional development and the second grants offering grants up to $3,500 for the creation, production, and presentation of innovative new projects or works in progress in any artistic discipline taking place virtually or live in Peterborough in the next two years.
The pilot program is supported by the City of Peterborough with additional funds provided by the not-for-profit EC3, which is designing, delivering, and administering the program.
To be eligible for the grants, professional artists must reside in the city or county of Peterborough or Curve Lake or Hiawatha First Nations and be 18 or older. Student projects are not eligible
For grant program guidelines and application forms, visit ecthree.org/program/grants-for-individual-artists/.
The deadline to apply for the grants is Thursday, July 7th, with completed applications sent be email only to firstname.lastname@example.org.