Canada Council for the Arts & COVID-19

The Canada Council for the Arts has put together a COVID-19 Info update page with FAQs and guidance to keep you informed about the latest regarding:

  • Financial impacts like emergency funding, financial losses and grant payments.
  • Federal government support measures to support artists abroad and enhanced access to employment insurance.
  • Suspension of funding for public events and travel-related activities and for grant recipients.
  • Grant details involving applications, assessments, cancellations and reimbursements.

The website is being updated regularly and the Council is using social media channels to announce the updates.

Quick facts:

Please review the FAQs; if you have questions that haven’t been addressed, email

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About the Author

Kueneman, Karen
Staff, 2015 Fall