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Call for Applications for the 2020 Community Art Grants

The City of Kamloops is currently accepting applications from non-profit organizations for the 2020 Community Art Grants. These grants are available for projects that will promote development and awareness of the arts in our community.

Any non-profit organization may apply for these funds. The application form is available at and applications must be received by 4:00 pm on Friday, April 3, 2020. Please note that submission of an application does not guarantee funding support.

The City awards Community Art Grants once per year. In 2019, $30,000 was allocated to 12 organizations to assist with their projects in support of art in our community.

  • Kamloops Arts Council
  • Kamloops Central Business Improvement Association
  • Kamloops Festival of the Performing Arts
  • Kamloops International Buskers Festival
  • Kamloops Music Collective
  • Kamloops Society of the Written Art
  • McDonald Park Neighbourhood Association
  • North Shore Business Improvement Association
  • Project X Theatre Production
  • The Laughing Stock Theatre Society
  • Thompson River History and Heritage Society
  • Vivace Chorale Society

The Community Art Grant program supports Council’s strategic priority of livability by cultivating a vibrant and diverse arts, culture, and heritage environment throughout the city.  

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