Granville Island wants to give you a $5,000 grant


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Granville Island recently launched Activation Grants of up to $5,000 for individuals, artist-ensembles/collectives and non-profit organizations.

The purpose of your project must enhance social connection, foster creativity, and build vital urban environments through diverse outdoor programming, temporary structures, installations, pop-ups, informal gatherings, workshops, and markets.

Timeline for Activation Grants: Projects that receive grants must take place May – September 30th, 2018.

  • Dec 1, 2017             Applications Open
  • Jan 24, 2018            Information Session
  • Feb 12, 2018           Application Deadline
  • March 2018             Finalists Announced

APPLICATION DEADLINE:  Monday, February 12th, 2018 by 4 pm

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Duncan is an intern at Vancouver Is Awesome. He’s currently enrolled in the Langara journalism diploma program and working here during his Winter break. Duncan grew up in Vancouver and also worked and studied in Berlin, Germany for two years. He speaks English and German, is a ferocious reader, is training for a marathon and wants to inform the public but also engage with the citizens and create public debate.