List of grants

  • Studios and studio-apartments Artist and studio-apartment residency exchanges between Québec and Colombia
    • Development or Mid-career
    To be determined
  • 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 Artist and studio-apartment residency exchanges between Québec and Senegal
    • Development or Mid-career
    10 September 2020
  • Studios and studio-apartments Artistic residencies in Paris
    • Development or Mid-career
    To be determined
  • 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 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
  • 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

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

     

    Mobility

    • 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

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

     

    Creation, production, dissemination

    • 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
  • Studios and studio-apartments Composer and Studio-apartment residency exchanges between Québec and Dresden (Germany)

    A two-month sojourn in Dresden at HELLERAU – European Center for the Arts Dresden is offer to composer.

    • Development or Mid-career
    To be determined
  • 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
  • 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
  • Dissemination and promotion - Research, creation, exploration and production Physically distanced performances

    This measure supports the presentation of live performances before audiences in venues and environments which comply with the government restrictions on gatherings during the pandemic which exlude performance halls.

     

    The deadline for submitting applications is 11 a.m., May 12, 2021.

     

    NEW! Artists and arts organizations in all disciplines supported by the CALQ that want to bring the performing arts to live audiences are eligible for this measure.

    • Professional artist
    12 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
    To be determined
  • 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

News

  • Programme double à la Philarmonie de Paris (french only)

    15 March 2019
    Trois lauréats de l’Ordre des arts et des lettres du Québec offriront des concerts d’exception...
    see below
  • Le CALQ s’associe au Conseil québécois de la musique pour remettre le prix Opus du compositeur de l’année à André Hamel (french only)

    5 February 2017
    Montréal, le 5 février 2017 – Le Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec (CALQ) est heureux ...
    see below
  • Huit appels de candidature sont lancés aux artistes et aux écrivains dans le réseau exceptionnel de résidences artistiques internationales du CALQ [French only]

    14 December 2016
    Québec, le 14 décembre 2016 – Le Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec (CALQ) offre des ...
    see below
  • Call for Projects by First Nations Artists and Organizations from Montreal

    1 November 2016
    With a shared goal of supporting artistic creation and presentation with the Montreal community, the...
    see below
  • Nouvelles résidences artistiques en Amérique du Sud! (french only)

    5 July 2016
    Au Brésil Le Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec vient de conclure une entente avec le ...
    see below

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