GRANT-WRITING FOR ART PROJECTS
A workshop presented by Isabella Stefanescu
Saturday, February 23, 2019
1:00 to 3:00 pm
At: Idea Exchange – Queen Square
Children’s Program Room
1 North Square, Cambridge, ON N1S 2K6
Free: No charge - everyone welcome!
Finding sources of grants and writing good applications are skills you can learn.
This workshop is for artists of all disciplines and organizations of all kinds. You will learn:
- how to plan a top quality application
- how to find suitable funders
- assembling funding for a specific project
The session will examine various sources of funding, including:
- Canada Council for the Arts
- Ontario Arts Council
- Region of Waterloo Arts Fund (next deadline is Friday, March 1, 2019 at 4:00 pm)
- Foundation funding
INSTRUCTOR: Isabella Stefanescu is the artistic director of Inter Arts Matrix. She is a painter, writer, and new media artist based in Waterloo Region. Since 1992, when she received her first Canada Council grant, Isabella has worked on projects funded by the City of Kitchener, Region of Waterloo Arts Fund, the Musagetes Fund, Kitchener and Waterloo Community Foundation, Ontario Arts Council, Canada Council, the Department of Canadian Heritage, Ontario Trillium Foundation, KW Awesome Foundation, and the Good Family Foundation. Isabella has sat on a number of juries and selection committees, including several at the Ontario Arts Council, and served on the board of the Region of Waterloo Arts Fund.