News and Updates
March 27, 2013
The Arts in Education Council of BC Fund offers small grants or awards to pay the fees of teachers, artists or other individuals presenting workshops, clinics or seminars designed to increase the appreciation of the arts and professional development of teachers in BC schools.

Small grants of up to $500 are awarded to organizations to assist in the presentation of professional development workshops, clinics or seminars designed to increase the appreciation of the arts for teachers in BC schools especially at the elementary level.

Deadlines are: April 5th and October 4th, 2013!

Application process:

  • There are two application intakes per year: April and October (see deadlines in sidebar).    
  • Applications must be submitted before the deadline using the form provided. 
  • Grants are distributed by lottery.A maximum of one application per organization per intake can be submitted.
  • A maximum of one successful application per year per organization will be granted.
  • Eligible expenses include: materials, supplies, professional fees, or transportation costs for professional development workshops.
This fund is a legacy of the Arts in Education Council of BC (AIECBC). ArtStarts hopes to honour the work of the AIECBC through the life of this fund.

For more information and to get your copy of the application form, please visit their website