Calgary Arts Development's Community Investment team provides granting programs to the arts community as one means of expanding the circle of impact. In line with the 2004 Calgary Civic Arts Policy, Calgary Arts Development has the responsibility to establish arts investment programs for capital projects, annual operations of organizations, individual artists and other purposes that meet Calgary Arts Development's strategic objectives.

Programs for Arts Organizations

Operational Funding:


Programs for Individual Artists

Programs for Artist Collectives and Ad Hoc Groups


Assessor Nomination: 2016 Granting Programs

Calgary Arts Development is seeking artists, arts workers and community members to serve as assessors for our 2016 granting programs.

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Contact Calgary Arts Development's Community Investment team at or 403.476.2031.