The Grants Review Committee is commissioned by and responsible to the Board of Directors of the Oakville Arts Council. It is responsible for making recommendations on the distribution of Town of Oakville grants to cultural organizations.
Each year the Town of Oakville makes operating and project grants available to qualified not-for-profit cultural organizations. The Oakville Arts Council, on behalf of the Town of Oakville, administers the cultural grant program.
Applications are reviewed by an arm’s length Grants Review Committee, convened by the Oakville Arts Council. Recommendations are presented to the Town’s Budget Committee and then to Town Council for approval. The Grants Review Committee is commissioned by and responsible to the Board of Directors of the Oakville Arts Council.
Prior to applying, please review the following:
Terms of Reference
Eligibility and Criteria
2013 Cultural Grants Program Workshop PowerPoint
History of Funding
Applying for funding is done in two stages:
1. Statement of Interest or Final Report (deadline: Friday, September 20, 2013 by 4 p.m.)
2. Applications (deadline: Friday, November 1, 2013 by 4 p.m.)
Please note: If you received funding in 2013, you do not need to submit a Statement of interest form. H
owever, you must complete your Final Report prior to submitting an application. The Application form will be sent to you, once we have reviewed your Final Report.
The Grants Review Committee will review each Statement of Interest and invite the new organizations, whose programs/projects merit interest, to proceed with submitting the more detailed grant Application.
Statements of Interest received after the deadline will not be accepted. Incomplete Statements of Interest / Final Reports, or forms that do not adhere to page space limits will not be considered.
Forward 1 copy (one-sided copies) of your Statement of Interest or Final Report to:
Cultural Grants Review Committee
2302 Bridge Road
Oakville, ON L6L 2G6
If your group has received funding through the Cultural Grants, please contact communications at firstname.lastname@example.org for a copy of the appropriate logo to be used in publications/promotions.