Creative Partnerships

Creative Partnerships - Explore and Connect funds projects that allow eligible applicants to engage in the arts through performances, workshops, exhibitions, commissions, etc. led by a professional artist or arts professional (e.g., curator), and presented as single events or as a series.

Creative Partnerships - Explore and Develop funding assists eligible applicants to research, plan and develop an artist residency that may lead to an application for a Creative Partnerships - Artist in Residence project.

Creative Partnerships - Artist in Residence funding assists eligible applicants to host an artist in residence project by contracting a professional Saskatchewan artists in any discipline to collaboratively engage the community in arts activities.

Creative Partnerships is a joint initiative of the Saskatchewan Arts Board and SaskCulture Inc. and is supported by funding provided by the Saskatchewan Lotteries Trust Fund for Sport, Culture and Recreation

Questions?  Check the Creative Partnerships FAQs

Deadlines

  • Explore and Connect/Explore and Develop: November 15
  • Artist in Residence: May 15


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Note: If the deadline falls on a weekend or statutory holiday, the deadline is moved to the next working day.

Eligibile Applicants

  • Eligible Applicants: Partnerships that include organizations, community groups, businesses or other stakeholders and professional artists

Please review the application package for more information on eligibility.

Maximum Funding

  • Explore and Connect/Explore and Develop: $10,000
  • Artist in Residence: $40,000

Notification

  • Applicants are informed of grant decisions no later than 45 days after the deadline.  
  • A list of grant recipients will be posted below.

Forms and Information

**Documents are subject to revision up to six weeks before the submission deadline.**

Explore and Connect/Explore and Develop

pdficon small Creative Partnerships Explore and Connect application package(September 2014)
pdficon small Creative Partnerships Explore and Develop application package(September 2014)

Wordicon small Creative Partnerships Explore and Connect budget template
Wordicon small Creative Partnerships Explore and Develop budget template

  • Contact the consultant for reporting information


Artist in Residence

pdficon small Creative Partnerships Artist in Residence application package (March 2014)
Wordicon small Creative Partnerships Artist in Residence budget template

  • Contact the consultant for reporting information


Innovations (Former Program) 

  • Contact the consultant for reporting information

Recognizing Provincial Funding

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Contact

Projects south of Saskatoon area:

Risa Payant
(306) 787-4659 (Regina) or (800) 667-7526 (Toll-Free)
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Projects in Saskatoon area and north:

Leslie-Anne Wilson
(306) 964-1165 (Saskatoon) or (800) 667-7526 (Toll-Free)
lwilson@artsboard.sk.ca