I.V.A.M. Grant

Indigenous Visual Artists' Materials Grant
Via Ontario Arts Council


NEW THIS YEAR: Wikwemikong Development Commission has been approved as a recommender for 2017-18!

This program funds:
 Materials and art supplies, e.g. wood, fabric, thread, stone, leather hides, sinew, beads, needles, photographic printing, inks, metals, paint, canvas, paper, pencils, etc.
 Small tools, for making the art work, or for harvesting or gathering materials, e.g. blades, carving tools, awls, scissors, etc.
 Delivery: cost of transporting or shipping materials and supplies

Deadlines to apply:
 Friday, October 6, 2017 @ 4:00pm
 Friday, January 12, 2018 @ 4:00pm

 The program supports Ontario-based First Nations, Inuit and Metis artists working in the visual arts, crafts or traditional/ customary Indigenous art forms to create art work. Grants of $500 help cover the cost of buying art materials and supplies.The program runs from August 9, 2017 - February 15, 2018
Applicants may receive only one 2017-18 IVM grant