List of grants

  • Studios and studio-apartments Artist and studio-apartment residency exchanges between Québec and Colombia
    • Development or Mid-career
    05 May 2020
  • Studios and studio-apartments Artist and studio-apartment residency exchanges between Québec and Mexico
    • Development or Mid-career
    To be determined
  • Studios and studio-apartments Artistic residencies in Paris
    • Development or Mid-career
    To be determined
  • Grants for artists and writers Arts and Literature in Nord-du-Québec (Baie-James) - Territorial partnership

    Please note that the submission period for this program is over. The documentation is provided for information purposes.

     

    Creation, production, dissemination

    • Professional artist
    06 January 2021
  • Dissemination and promotion - Other - Research, creation, exploration and production Arts and Literature in Nord-du-Québec (Baie-James) - Territorial partnership

    Please note that the submission period for this program is over. The documentation is provided for information purposes.

     

    Mobility

    • Professional artist
    06 January 2021
  • Grants for artists and writers Arts and Literature in Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean Region - Territorial partnership

    Please note that the submission period for this program is over. The documentation is provided for information purposes.

     

    Mobility

    • Professional artist
    26 November 2020
  • Grants for artists and writers Arts and Literature in Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean Region - Territorial partnership

    Please note that the submission period for this program is over. The documentation is provided for information purposes.

     

    Creation, production, dissemination

    • Professional artist
    26 November 2020
  • Dissemination and promotion - Other - Research, creation, exploration and production Arts and Literature in the Côte-Nord (North Shore) Region - Territorial partnership

    Creation, production, dissemination

    • Professional artist
    06 April 2021
  • Dissemination and promotion - Other - Research, creation, exploration and production Arts and Literature in the Côte-Nord (North Shore) Region - Territorial partnership

    Mobility

    • Professional artist
    06 April 2021
  • Research, creation, exploration and production Arts and Literature in the Eastern Townships – Territorial Partnership

    Please note that the submission period for this program is over. The documentation is provided for information purposes.

     

    Creation, production, dissemination


    • Professional artist
    27 October 2020
  • Research, creation, exploration and production Arts and Literature in the Eastern Townships – Territorial Partnership

    Please note that the submission period for this program is over. The documentation is provided for information purposes.

     

    Mobility

    • Professional artist
    27 October 2020
  • Research, creation, exploration and production Arts and Literature in the Outaouais Region – Territorial Partnership

    Please note that the submission period for this program is over. The documentation is provided for information purposes.

     

    Mobility

    • Professional artist
    08 December 2020
  • Research, creation, exploration and production Arts and Literature in the Outaouais Region – Territorial Partnership

    Please note that the submission period for this program is over. The documentation is provided for information purposes.

     

    Creation, production, dissemination

    • Professional artist
    08 December 2020
  • Other - Research, creation, exploration and production Arts et lettres de Montréal – Territorial partnership

    Please note that the submission period for this program is over. The documentation is provided for information purposes.

     

    Support for a first CALQ grant

    • Emerging Artists
    01 October 2020
  • Dissemination and promotion - Travel Circulation of Works Outside Quebec

    Assistance for the circulation of works, shows, or exhibitions in Canada or around the world

    • Professional artist
    Anytime
  • Dissemination and promotion - Travel Circulation of Works Within Quebec

    Assistance for the circulation of works, shows, or exhibitions within Québec.

    • Professional artist
    Anytime
  • Research, creation, exploration and production Creation

    Assistance for the creation of works and projects to help develop an artistic practice.

    • Professional artist
    Anytime
  • Studios and studio-apartments Exchanges of artists and studio-apartments Québec - Argentina
    • Development or Mid-career
    To be determined
  • Studios and studio-apartments Exchanges of writers and comic book artists between Québec and Bavaria
    • Development or Mid-career
    10 September 2020
  • Research, creation, exploration and production Exploration and Research

    Assistance for research and experimentation activities that contribute to innovation in art or the development of new projects.

    • Professional artist
    Anytime
  • Dissemination and promotion - Other - Professional development - Research, creation, exploration and production - Travel Inuit and First Nations Arts - Impetus

    Recognition, a program for the Inuit and First Nations arts

     

    This component is designed to provide an initial grant to Inuit and First Nations artists in order to give their career a boost. An artist’s application is submitted by a peer or cultural worker tasked with putting together the related file.

    • Inuit and First Nations
    30 April 2021
  • Dissemination and promotion - Other - Professional development - Research, creation, exploration and production - Travel Inuit and First Nations Arts - Microgrants

    Recognition, a program for the Inuit and First Nations arts

     

    This component is distinguished by a streamlined application/evaluation process and an expedited processing/response time.

    • Inuit and First Nations
    Anytime
  • Dissemination and promotion - Other - Professional development - Research, creation, exploration and production - Travel Inuit and First Nations Arts - Revitalization, Creation and Transmission

    Recognition, a program for the Inuit and First Nations arts

    • Inuit and First Nations
    Anytime
  • Studios and studio-apartments Montréal studio-apartment

    This residency is reserved solely for Québec artists and writers who do not live in Montréal. The residency will last for six months.

    • Development or Mid-career
    • Emerging Artists
    06 May 2021
  • Professional development Professional Development

    Support for professional development activities to promote the development of an artistic practice and career management through the acquisition of knowledge and specialized skills.

    • Professional artist
    Anytime
  • Dissemination and promotion - Research, creation, exploration and production Public Presentation

    Aid for presenting public works, shows or exhibitions in Québec or abroad

    • Professional artist
    Anytime
  • Dissemination and promotion - Research, creation, exploration and production Publication and Critical Documentation

    Assistance in developing critical works promoting the advancement and sharing of knowledge about art.

    • Professional artist
    Anytime
  • Studios and studio-apartments Québec - New Brunswick artist-in-residence program
    • Development or Mid-career
    • Emerging Artists
    02 April 2020
  • Studios and studio-apartments Québec - New York State artist-in-residence program
    • Development or Mid-career
    • Emerging Artists
    02 April 2020
  • Studios and studio-apartments Québec artists and writers in residence at the Banff Centre in Alberta
    • Development or Mid-career
    05 May 2020
  • Studios and studio-apartments Québec Studio in London
    Five months sojourn in London offer to artists with over 10 years of artistic practice.
    • Development or Mid-career
    06 May 2021
  • Studios and studio-apartments Québec Studio in New York

    Six months sojourn offer to artists with over 10 years of artistic practice.

    • Development or Mid-career
    06 May 2021
  • Studios and studio-apartments Québec Studio in Paris
    Six months sojourn offer to artists with over 10 years of artistic practice.
    • Development or Mid-career
    06 May 2021
  • Studios and studio-apartments Québec Studio in Rome (Italy)
    Six months residency offer to artists with over 10 years of artistic practice, located in the Monteverde Vecchio district, a quiet residential neighbourhood near the Janiculum and the ancient quarter of Trastevere.
    • Development or Mid-career
    To be determined
  • Studios and studio-apartments Québec-Ontario artist-in-residence program (Canada)
    • Development or Mid-career
    • Emerging Artists
    02 April 2020
  • Studios and studio-apartments Research and creation residency at the Goethe-Institut Salvador-Bahia (Brazil)
    • Development or Mid-career
    To be determined
  • Studios and studio-apartments Residencies for Québec Artists and Writers at the Tokyo Arts and Space (Japan)

    TOKAS comprises two venues dedicated to the production and showcasing of artworks, as well as a residency site, situated in the Sumida Ward.

    • Development or Mid-career
    To be determined
  • Studios and studio-apartments Residency for artists and writers in Vietnam (Institut Français, Ho Chi Minh City)

    Residency for artists and writers in Vietnam (Institut Français, Ho Chi Minh City), lasting 2 or 3 months.

    • Development or Mid-career
    To be determined
  • Dissemination and promotion - Other - Professional development - Research, creation, exploration and production - Travel Strategic Opportunities and Career Planning

    Aid for atypical projects decisive for career planning and development and for the exploitation of the work. These projects may include a number of activities and take place over a long period.

    • Professional artist
    Anytime
  • Studios and studio-apartments Studio-apartments for young artists (Pépinières Européennes de Création)
    • Emerging Artists
    Anytime
  • Dissemination and promotion - Travel Travel

    Support for professional artists and curators to travel within Québec, within Canada and internationally to accept invitations that will contribute to their career development.

    • Professional artist
    Anytime
  • Other - Research, creation, exploration and production Vivacité

    Support artistic practices of professional artists and writers representative of cultural diversity.

    • Professional artist
    Anytime
  • Studios and studio-apartments Writer and graphic novelist exchanges between Québec and the Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles in Brussels (Belgium)
    • Development or Mid-career
    10 September 2020

News

  • Hélène Dorion reçoit le Prix du CALQ – Artiste de l’année en Estrie (french only)

    2 December 2020
    Le Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec (CALQ) est heureux de décerner le Prix du CALQ – ...
    see below
  • Marie-Andrée Gill reçoit le Prix du CALQ – Artiste de l’année au Saguenay−Lac-Saint-Jean (french only)

    26 November 2020
    Le Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec est heureux de décerner le Prix du CALQ – Artiste ...
    see below
  • Christiane Vadnais reçoit le Prix du CALQ – Oeuvre de la relève dans la Capitale-Nationale (french only)

    23 November 2020
    Le Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec (CALQ) est heureux de décerner le Prix du CALQ – ...
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  • Virginia Pésémapéo Bordeleau reçoit le Prix du CALQ – Artiste de l’année en Abitibi-Témiscamingue (french only)

    19 May 2020
    Le Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec est heureux de décerner le Prix du CALQ – Artiste ...
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  • André Pronovost reçoit le Prix du CALQ – Œuvre de l’année à Laval pour son œuvre Kerouac et Presley (french only)

    15 June 2018
    Laval, le 15 juin 2018 – Le Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec est heureux de décerner le...
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Development or Mid-career

Artists : at least 2 years of professional artistic practice. Writers : at least 2 books or a minimum of 5 different texts. Storytellers and spoken word artists : at least one solo creation.