Frequently Asked Questions
View our list of programs and deadlines online.
Typically, an applicant may submit once to a grant program per fiscal year with the exception of the Strategic Initiative Fund. Please review each program guidelines for details.
Applications must be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Due to the volume of applications received, we don’t provide individual confirmation of receipt but you will receive an automated email confirmation. You may contact our reception desk to check confirmation of receipt by email email@example.com or call (506) 453-2555.
Application forms no longer require a written signature. However, in lieu of this, applicants must check the box at the end of the application form to acknowledge that the information provided in the application is accurate and complete.
If your project is no longer taking place, it’s critical that you contact the program officer as soon as possible to notify us. Depending on the situation, we can advise you of next steps. To proceed with withdrawing the project, you will need to send a cheque for the grant amount made payable to “Minister of Finance” no later than March 1. Indicate on the cheque memo or attach a letter for what program the amount is for and mail to:
Arts and Cultural Industries Branch
Dept. of Tourism, Heritage and Culture
Attention: Janey Johnston
Marysville Place (4th floor)
P. O. Box 6000 Fredericton, NB E3B 5H1
collectionArtNB currently has approximately 960 pieces of artwork in our collection. These have been acquired throughout the past 50 years.
Notification of Results & Payment
For non-jury programs:
Typically for completed applications, applicants will be notified of their results by email within 7 weeks from the deadline date.
For jury programs:
Typically for completed applications, applicants will be notified of their results by email within 11 weeks from the deadline date.
Note: Incomplete or late applications may delay results and/or not be accepted.
Results will not be provided over the telephone.
Yes, you may contact the program officer responsible for the program to get feedback on your application if you are not successful. Jury comments may also be shared for juried programs.
For applicants who are set up for direct deposit, typically payments will be made within 10 business days of receipt of notification of results.
For those without direct deposit, a cheque will be mailed to grant recipients within 10-25 business days after notification of results.
To register for Direct Deposit, you must complete and send the Direct Deposit Form to Service NB.