Member Grants

3Submission deadline: March 31, 2020

The Slocan Valley Community Arts Council (SVCAC) is accepting applications for the 2020 Member Grants cycle. Please read the Project Guidelines  carefully. Note that our granting process has changed recently. Questions can be directed to

Program Description & Eligibility
SVCAC acts as a hub to support arts and culture projects. Funding from the British Columbia Arts Council and the Regional District of Central Kootenay (RDCK) enable the Member grants program to fund individual and group artists. Please note you must be a member in good standing with the Slocan Valley Community Arts Council in order to apply. Memberships can be obtained on our website. Please consult the Project Guidelines for a full listing of eligibility requirements. 

Application Process

Download and complete the Application Form – Choose one format (either PDF or Word) Reminder to download, rename and save to your computer before you begin.

Select either the Application Fillable PDF or the Application Form Word.docx

Applications must be submitted to or mail to: SVCAC, Box 18, Winlaw BC V0G-2J0 by 4 p.m. March 31st, 2020.

Applications are evaluated by an adjudication panel made up of two current Board members, and three community members. For a breakdown of the evaluation criteria, please refer to the Project Guidelines. Applicants will be notified in early May 2020.


Individual artists can also apply for funding through the Columbia Kootenay Cultural Alliance. They have funding available once a year, with March 6th and 13th deadlines. Applications are available through their website. For more information visit:



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The SVCAC recognizes that we carry out our work on the unceded traditional territory of the Indigenous peoples of this region.
We acknowledge and raise our hands with gratitude to the ancestors and keepers of the land.