Apply for Cultural Tourism Festivals and Events Funding

Non-profit groups creating an opportunity to experience PEI’s heritage, culture, and cuisine can apply for up to $2500 financial assistance to attract off-Island visitors. Applications will be accepted until March 1st or until funds are depleted.

Find detailed information about eligibility, program objectives and funding criteria at Cultural Tourism Festivals and Events Funding Program

NOTE: The Cultural Tourism Festivals and Events Program funds have been exhausted for the 2018-19 fiscal year. Applications for 2019- 2020 program will be available in the new year.

What do we need in order to apply for funding?

Your application must clearly demonstrate that your proposed activity targets off-Island visitors, is well supported in the community, and addresses the key objectives and criteria of the program. In addition, your application must also include the following supporting documents:

  • a pre-established budget including proposed revenues and expenditures with all funding resources and requests; 
  • financial statements of the event from previous year(s); and
  • sponsorship and off-Island marketing plans.

How long will it take to complete this online funding application?

If you have all supporting documents ready, you can complete this application in less than one hour.

Education, Early Learning and Culture

General Inquiries

Cultural Affairs Division
PO Box 2000
Charlottetown, PE C1A 7N8
Telephone: 902-620-3221
Fax: 902-368-4699