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If you’re planning on applying for the upcoming deadline and think you could use some extra support, we’re host a Grant Writing 101 Workshop on January 16th, 2020 and 4 Grant Writing Clinics throughout the month of January.


ArtReach is offering a free Grant Writing workshop specific to the 2020 ArtReach grant at Toronto City Hall!

This interactive session will explore the basics of preparing a grant application for ArtReach’s upcoming 2020 deadline. It will break down the main components of our application, including the proposal, work plan and budget; and will provide tips for creating a clear and concise application.

More info + RSVP here!


These clinics are an opportunity for applicants to ArtReach's 2020 granting round to meet one-on-one with a reviewer to receive feedback on your application draft, get support with planning your project, or request tips for strengthening your writing.

Each applicant (artist or group) may sign up for one, 30 minute time slot.

January 15th// Grant Clinic at 187 Augusta; more info and sign up here!

January 22nd// Grant Clinic at Art Starts; more info and sign up here!

January 23rd// Grant Clinic at Urban Arts; more info and sign up here!

January 28th// Grant Clinic at Stolen From Africa; more info and sign up here!

ABOUT THE GRANT: ArtReach is distributing $300,000 in grants to youth arts projects in Toronto! This funding is available thanks to ArtReach’s partnership with the Toronto Arts Council. Learn more about this partnership here.

ArtReach funds projects that meet all of the following criteria...

  • Projects that serve youth 13-29 who have experienced exclusion from active participation in high-quality arts opportunities

  • Projects run in the City of Toronto, Scarborough, Etobicoke, and North York

  • Community-based projects (no personal artist projects)

  • Ongoing workshop series' (no drop-ins or one-time events)

  • Projects run by individual artists under 30 or groups/ organizations/ collectives run by youth under 30 (no adult artists or adult-lead organizations)

HOW TO APPLY: Click here to review our program guidelines to confirm your eligibility, determine your funding stream, understand allowable expenses, and more.

Once you're ready to apply, head to to start the application process!

OTHER SUPPORTS: Want to know more about how to write an amazing grant application? Check out our Grant Writing 101 Toolkit, Videos (Good Habits, Top Tips, The Basics), or our Grant Writing and Resource Page! ArtReach has also created a new resource guide to support you through your application: click here to read it!

Have questions or concerns? First time applying for a grant? Accessibility needs? Want to set up a time to talk with our program manager? Email!


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