List of grants

  • Dissemination and promotion - Research, creation, exploration and production Acquisition and marketing

    Support for the acquisition and development of tools or equipment for creation, promotion and distribution.

    • Development or Mid-career
    Anytime
  • Studios and studio-apartments Artist and studio-apartment residency exchanges between Québec and Belgium BPS22
    • Development or Mid-career
    04 March 2021
  • 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 Japan
    • 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 Artist and studio-apartment residency exchanges between Québec and Morocco
    • Development or Mid-career
    To be determined
  • Studios and studio-apartments Artist and studio-apartment residency exchanges between Québec and South Korea
    • Development or Mid-career
    11 February 2020
  • Studios and studio-apartments Artist and studio-apartment residency exchanges between Québec and Upper Austria
    • Development or Mid-career
    11 February 2020
  • 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.

     

    Creation, production, dissemination

    • 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.

     

    Mobility

    • 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

    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

    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
  • Other - Research, creation, exploration and production Call for projects in partnership with Grand Théâtre de Québec

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

     

    Creation of original digital works for presentation at the Espace technologique du Grand Théâtre de Québec.

    • Professional artist
    04 December 2020
  • Research, creation, exploration and production Call for projects in partnership with Place des Arts

    Creation of original digital works for presentation at the Espace culturel Georges-Émile-Lapalme

    • Development or Mid-career
    28 January 2021
  • Other - Research, creation, exploration and production Call for projects in partnership with the Archives nationales du Québec (BAnQ) and the Fondation de BAnQ

    Creation of an original, permanent work in visual arts and architecture installed at the BAnQ Rouyn-Noranda archives centre.

     

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

    • Development or Mid-career
    14 September 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
    • Development or Mid-career
    • Emerging Artists
    02 April 2020
  • 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 Berlin
    • Development or Mid-career
    02 April 2020
  • Studios and studio-apartments Québec Studio in London
    • Development or Mid-career
    02 April 2020
  • Studios and studio-apartments Québec Studio in New York
    • Development or Mid-career
    02 April 2020
  • Studios and studio-apartments Québec Studio in Paris
    • Development or Mid-career
    02 April 2020
  • Studios and studio-apartments Québec Studio in Rome (Italy)
    • Development or Mid-career
    02 April 2020
  • 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 residencies for architects and visual artists at the British School at Rome
    • Development or Mid-career
    05 May 2020
  • Studios and studio-apartments Research and creation residency in Mumbai (India)
    • Development or Mid-career
    To be determined
  • Studios and studio-apartments Research and Creation Residency in Nantes (France)
    • Development or Mid-career
    10 March 2020
  • Studios and studio-apartments Research residency for independent curators and visual artists at the International Studio and Curatorial Program (ISCP) in Brooklyn
    • Development or Mid-career
    04 March 2021
  • Studios and studio-apartments Residency for artists and writers in Vietnam (Institut Français, Ho Chi Minh City)
    • Development or Mid-career
    10 March 2020
  • 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-apartment of the Finnish Artists' Studio Foundation (Finland)
    • Development or Mid-career
    11 February 2020
  • Studios and studio-apartments Studio-apartment of the Fondation Christoph Mérian in Basel (Switzerland)
    • Development or Mid-career
    05 May 2020
  • 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

  • Maria-Rosa Szychowska reçoit le Prix du CALQ – Artiste de l’année en Outaouais (french only)

    4 December 2020
    Le Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec est heureux de décerner le Prix du CALQ – Artiste ...
    see below
  • Appel à projets pour les artistes hurons-wendat (french only)

    22 March 2019
    Le Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec (CALQ) et le Musée de la civilisation, en ...
    see below
  • Claude Bourque reçoit le Prix du CALQ – Œuvre de l’année aux Îles-de-la-Madeleine pour De cuivre et d’os, ostéologie débridée et revisitée des mammifères marins (french only)

    27 March 2017
    Îles-de-la-Madeleine, le 27 mars 2017 – Le Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec (CALQ) est ...
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  • Léna Mill-Reuillard remporte le prix du CALQ – Œuvre de la relève à Montréal 2016 pour son installation vidéo Machinari (french only)

    6 February 2017
    Montréal, le 6 février 2017 – Le Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec décerne le Prix du ...
    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

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.