Canada Council Artists & Community Collaboration Program (ACCP)
The Artists and Community Collaboration Program (ACCP) funding is delivered through participating programs in all disciplinary sections of the Canada Council, as well as the Inter-Arts Office and Aboriginal Arts Office. The ACCP supports diverse artistic activities that bring together professional artists and the broader community.
Artists and community collaboration is an arts process that actively involves the work of professional artists and non-arts community members in creative and collaborative relationships.
To be eligible, applicants must meet the eligibility requirements of the ACCP in the appropriate section or office of the Canada Council.
Potential applicants are strongly advised to speak to the appropriate program officer to confirm their eligibility before submitting their request.
Deadlines for ACCP Applications in All Sections or Offices
For more information, contact Noël Habel, ext. 4178.
Note: This component is intended to support collaborations with non-Aboriginal communities. Aboriginal artists or organizations must take the lead in the collaboration.
For more information, contact William Lau, ext. 5502
The Artists and Community Collaboration Program (ACCP) offers project funding for artists and community collaboration activities in :
For detailed information about the Artists and Community Collaboration Program for Integrated Arts and Contemporary Circus Art, please click on the following link: IAP ACCP Guidelines and Frequently Asked Questions (PDF). For more information, contact Sue-Ellen Gerritsen,
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For more information, contact Felipe Diaz, ext. 5252.
For more information, contact Lucas Schuller, ext. 4294.
For more information, contact Nancy Guertin, Bruce Sinclair or Robert Allen, ext. 4483.
For more information, contact François Dion, ext. 5268.
Writing and Publishing
For more information, contact Catherine Montgomery, ext. 5574.
For further information on the ACCP, please contact the program officer listed for each of the participating programs. Since programs are subject to change, please contact the program officer for up-to-date information.
Canada Council for the Arts
350 Albert Street, P.O. Box 1047
Ottawa ON K1P 5V8
1-800-263-5588 or 613-566-4414, and enter the extension number of the officer you wish to reach