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Operating Assistance to Cultural Organizations

Culture Funding and Awards

Operating Assistance to Cultural Organizations

The program supports professional arts and culture organizations that develop and sustain Nova Scotia's cultural community. The types of organizations that receive assistance include: those that produce cultural product, own or manage cultural facilities, provide service to the cultural sector or produce a cultural festival or event. These organizations are fundamental to the vitality of cultural life in Nova Scotia either as primary producers, enablers or developers of cultural activity.

Application date by: February 15

Download Guidelines (PDF 200 KB)

Download Application (PDF 348 KB)

Report Guidelines Multi-Year Operating (PDF 193 KB)


Supporting our culture and heritage, while investing in our own creative class, contributes to Nova Scotia's vital creative economy