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Arts in Education Council of BC Fund

The Arts in Education Council of BC Fund offers grants to support teachers' professional development in the arts.

AIECBC grants can be used to assist in the presentation or attendance of professional development workshops, clinics or seminars designed to increase the appreciation of the arts for K-12 teachers in BC schools.

Please note: As this is a professional development grant for teachers, proposals for projects designed for young people are not eligible.

Who Can Apply?

Kindergarten to Grade 12 educators and school administrators in British Columbia are eligible to apply for this grant.

Grant Amount

  • Individual educators can apply for up to $500 to support their own professional development
  • Groups of educators can apply for up to $1,000 to support a professional development event for multiple people within the school or school district

How to Apply

  1. Read our Grant Guidelines 
  2. Find or create a professional development opportunity for the K-12 teachers in BC Schools that fits the Grant Guidelines
  3. Apply via our Online Form by December 1, 2020

December 1, 2020

Deadline to Apply

June 2021

Deadline to Apply

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Applications due December 1, 2020

Get in Touch

Lily Cryan
Program Manager
[email protected]
604-336-0626 ext 111


This fund is a legacy of the Arts in Education Council of BC. ArtStarts hopes to honour their work through the life of this fund.