Support – Community Impact

Support Community Impact is an annual grant that supports community arts/cultural organizations in delivering impactful programming.  

Important dates

  • Application deadline: May 15
  • Notification of results: Within three months after the deadline 

Grant amount

You can request up to a maximum of 50% of your organization’s annual revenues or $15,000, whichever is less. 

Note: This should be the annual revenue that your organization reported in its most recent fiscal year.  

What you can apply for

  • Arts/cultural programming for your organization’s 2024-2025 fiscal year 
  • Administrative costs to deliver your programming 

Applicants – who can apply

Your organization must meet all the following criteria: 

  • Operates as a community not-for-profit arts/cultural organization 
  • has arts/culture as the primary focus of its mandate 
  • is either volunteer-run or has minimal contract staff 
  • has been delivering arts and cultural programming on an annual basis for a minimum of two years 
  • has revenues from other sources. For example: grants from other funders, ticket sales, fundraising, etc. 
  • pays fees or honoraria to Manitoba artists and arts/cultural professionals 

Note: If your organization receives a Support – Community Impact grant, you will not be eligible to receive a Share – Artists in Communities grant.


Start an application


Our online application system. Register your profile at least 5 to 10 business days before you want to apply.


Do you have limited internet access or accessibility needs?

Applicants who have limited internet access or accessibility needs may apply using our Printable  or Fillable application forms.