All About Arts Grants with Canada Council for the Arts – Jan. 19

Join us for a free information with the Manitoba Arts Council (MAC) in partnership with Canada Council for the Arts.

When: Thursday, January 19, 2023 from 12 to 1 p.m.

Where: *UPDATE* Dave Barber Cinematheque, 100 Arthur St., Winnipeg

Who is this for: Individual artists, arts/cultural professionals, and Indigenous Knowledge Keepers


  • Cheryl Miki, Bilingual Program Consultant, Manitoba Arts Council
  • Paul Thinel, Program officer, Explore and Create, Canada Council for the Arts
  • Éliane Daoud, Associate Program Officer, Arts Across Canada and Arts Abroad, Canada Council for the Arts


Come learn about funding opportunities offered by MAC and Canada Council for the Arts.

Cheryl will present a few of MAC’s grants and explain the basics on how to apply for funding. Then, Paul will show you Canada Council’s Explore and Create program which supports artists in investigating creative processes and taking risks to develop their work. Éliane will tell you about Canada Council’s programs Arts Across Canada (travel component) which supports applicants to travel within Cananda and Arts Abroad, which helps bring Canadian works to the world.

Learn more about Canada Council for the Arts:

If need any accommodations to make this online event more accessible to you, please contact or call toll free 1-866-994-2787 and we will do our best to accommodate you.

This session will be held in English only. The French session will be held on January 19th from 5 to 7 p.m. at La Maison des artistes visuels francophones, 219 Provencher Boulevard.

This is a free event. Light refreshments will be served.