Funding

Our Grant Programs

Theatre Ontario has grant programs for:

Upcoming Grant Deadlines

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Theatre Direct Ontario Arts Council Recommender Grants for Theatre Creators

Funding priority is work aimed at young audiences, in its early stages of research and development

Dec. 17 Read more
Odyssey Theatre Ontario Arts Council Recommender Grants for Theatre Creators

Funding priority is disciplines related to physical theatre, including mask, Commedia dell’Arte, bouffon, clown, puppetry and dance-theatre; theatre forms from diverse cultural traditions; involves artists who have established skills in above areas; are innovative.

Dec. 17 Read more
Ontario Arts Council Theatre Grants

Artists in Communities and Schools Projects

Dec. 18 Read more
Jumblies Theatre Ontario Arts Council Recommender Grants for Theatre Creators

Funding priority is community-engaged theatre

Dec. 21 Read more
Ontario Trillium Foundation

Seed Grants

Organizations seeking funding for new ideas

Register by Jan. 16/19

Apply by Feb. 6/19

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4th Line Theatre Ontario Arts Council Recommender Grants for Theatre Creators

Funding priority is culturally diverse playwrights/collectives, artists living with a disability, regional playwrights and projects/creators promoting and preserving Canadian cultural heritage and history

Jan. 18/19 Read more
ArtReach Youth Arts Projects

Activities increasing meaningful youth engagement of Toronto youth (13-29), who have experienced and/or are experiencing exclusion from quality arts opportunities.

Feb. 1/19 Read more
Laidlaw Foundation Indigenous Youth and Community Futures Fund

Indigenous youth-led groups

Feb. 11/19 Read more
Theatre Ontario Professional Theatre Training Program

Professional artists seeking training with a chosen mentor

Mar. 1/19 Read more
Theatre Ontario Youth Theatre Training Program

Organizations seeking to provide training for youth led by professional artists

Mar. 2019 Read more
Ontario Trillium Foundation Grow Grants Organizations seeking funding to build on the success of a proven model or program

May 16/19

(Register by Apr. 25/19)

TBC

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Ontario Trillium Foundation Capital Grants Organizations broadening access to, and improving community spaces

Sep. 19/19

(Register by Aug. 29/19)

TBC

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Ontario Trillium Foundation

Transform Grants

Organizations with collaborative initiatives that use collective strategy and transformative action to tackle complex community issues and create lasting change at the regional and provincial level

Nov. 7/19

(Register by Oct. 17/19)

TBC

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 General information about funding can be found in the following areas:

Contact Brandon Moore, Community Theatre and Communications Manager at news@theatreontario.org or 416.408.4556 x.13 to post an opportunity.

culturally diverse playwrights/collectives, artists living with a disability, regional playwrights and projects/creators that align with our mandate – to promote and preserve Canadian cultural heritage and history

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