Applications now accepted for Arts, Culture and Heritage grant writing workshops

Applications are currently being accepted for Arts, Culture and Heritage grant writing workshops to be held in Golden.

  • Feb. 15, 2013 7:00 a.m.

Natasha Smith

West Kootenay Regional Arts Council

Columbia Kootenay Cultural Alliance

To assist those interested in applying for Arts, Culture and Heritage Program grants from Columbia Basin Trust (CBT),

Krista Patterson and Natasha Smith of the Columbia Kootenay Cultural Alliance (CKCA) will present workshops on how to apply and what to expect from the application process.

CBT’s Arts, Culture and Heritage grants are managed and administered by CKCA.

Individuals of all artistic disciplines are invited to attend the workshops, as well as arts, culture and heritage organizations residing in the Columbia Basin.

CBT proudly supports initiatives and projects that highlight Basin culture and heritage, and for 2013/14, CKCA is receiving $706,000.

Workshops are FREE and registration is not required.

The workshop will be held in Golden on Saturday, March 2 from 9 – 11 a.m. The event will be hosted by Golden District Arts Council and will be held in the Civic Centre, Board Room.

More information, funding policies and program application forms are available online at  from local community arts councils, or by phoning CKCA at 1-250-505-5505 or toll free at 1-877-505-7355.