This workshop is designed to give participants an understanding of the grant application process which will cover writing preparation, choosing support material, writing tone, technique, and tips, budgeting questions, assessment process and the Canada Council Portal.
Price: $40/50+HST (AFCOOP members / non-members)
Instructor: Becka Barker is an interdisciplinary artist, educator, writer, and arts consultant of settler ancestry based in Halifax, NS. Her twenty years' experience in the arts landscape includes serving as Executive Director for The Centre for Art Tapes, writing for Arts Atlantic and Visual Arts News, participating on dozens of selection and peer assessment committees, and teaching in media arts and design at NSCAD University. Her art production has been supported by the Canada Council for the Arts, Arts Nova Scotia, the National Film Board of Canada, Nocturne: Art at Night, and the Linda Joy Media Arts Society. Her consulting work focuses on assisting artists and organizations with grant writing and strategic planning.