CITYSCAPE GALLERY, NORTH VANCOUVER COMMUNITY ARTS COUNCIL

Celebrations & Events Assistance

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Celebrations & Events (C&E) Assistance grants support both small and large scale community events that foster community connectivity and contribute to North Vancouver residents’ sense of belonging, identity and place.

2016 APPLICATION DEADLINE:  MONDAY, MARCH 7, 4:30PM

MAJOR CELEBRATIONS

ELIGIBILITY

Applicants for Major Celebrations Assistance must be a registered not-for-profit organization that has an established history of celebration/festival programming in North Vancouver for a period of at least one (1) year prior to submitting the application.

CRITERIA

Applications for Major Celebrations Assistance will be assessed using the following criteria:

  • Quality of work presented or performed
  • Programming innovation
  • Past/projected attendance
  • Demonstrated/projected outcomes
  • Cultural tourism impact
  • Alignment with Official Community Plans of the District and City of North Vancouver
  • Ability to deliver the program or project
  • Evidence of financial need
  • Evidence of funding from other sources
  • Level of volunteer involvement
  • Evidence of community partners and support (financial or in kind)
  • Public accessibility

 

EVENTS 

ELIGIBILITY

Applicants for Events Assistance grants must be based in North Vancouver and include:

  • Registered not-for-profit arts and culture organizations
  • Charitable organizations
  • Community service organizations
  • Community associations
  • Business associations or business improvement associations
  • Multi-cultural and ethno-cultural organizations
  • Recognized community groups

CRITERIA

Applicants will be assessed based on the following criteria:

  • Evidence of program mix
  • Demonstrated need for event
  • Demonstrated/projected outcomes
  • Level of service, including number of people served
  • Public accessibility
  • Capacity to deliver the program or project
  • Evidence of financial need for the grant
  • Evidence of funding from other sources
  • Level of volunteer involvement
  • Evidence of community partners and support (financial or in kind)

 

APPLICATION MATERIALS

Please read the Arts & Culture Grant FAQ's & Program Guidelines before completing the following:

Client Profile - download the fillable PDF

2016 C&E Application Form - download the fillable PDF

2016 C&E Budget Form - download the Excel workbook

 

2016 APPLICATION DEADLINE:  MONDAY, MARCH 7, 4:30PM

Applications can be mailed or dropped off on or before the deadline date to:

NVRC Cultural Services
c/o Harry Jerome Community Centre
123 East 23rd Street
North Vancouver, BC  V7L 3E2

 

STAFF CONTACT

Please contact staff to discuss your event and organizational eligibility prior to submitting a grant request.  Or, if you have any other questions, please contact:
 

John Rice, Cultural Services Officer
T: 604.983.6466
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