Government of New Brunswick


The Arts in Communities (AIC) Program is intended for new, emerging and established arts and cultural organizations and performing arts festivals that strengthen New Brunswick communities artistically, culturally and economically through vibrant arts and cultural activities. The AIC Program supports specific projects and initiatives that leverages partnerships with other arts organizations (where applicable) and/or engage professional, and/or emerging artists.


The AIC program is open. There is no deadline for this program. Please submit an application at least three weeks prior to the start of your project.


The general objectives of this program are to encourage greater levels of artistic creativity and excellence, increase awareness of and participation in arts activities, encourage partnerships between arts and cultural organizations and other sectors, support innovative cultural activities, provide more employment opportunities for professional artists and attract visitors and enhance the creative economy in New Brunswick.

Level of Funding:

Category A: Up to $2,500 per organization per year
Category B: Up to $7,000 per organization per year
Category C: Up to $10,000 per organization per year

*Please refer to the guidelines which contain important information about the criteria and conditions of this program.

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