The Elizabeth L. Gordon Art Program aims to foster a broader appreciation of Canadian visual art and artists through:

  • Acquisition Grants: Funds raised by eligible galleries and museums from private donors are matched for the acquisition of Canadian works of art. 
  • Development Grants: Development Grants support initiatives that increase the public’s knowledge of collecting or a gallery or museum’s permanent collection, help make a gallery or museum’s permanent collection more accessible to the public, aid curatorial research, and build stronger relationships with local and regional communities.

Amount: Up to $10,000 for the Acquisition Grants and up to $7,500 for the Development Grant

Deadline: July 15, 2021

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