Apply for Community Cultural Festivals and Events Funding Program

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

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

NOTE: The Community Cultural Festivals and Events funding program is now accepting applications for 2019/2020. 

What do we need in order to apply for funding?

The festival or event must clearly and specifically target participants and spectators and align with the priorities of the PEI Culture Action Plan. The festival or event should reflect a quality PEI cultural experience and be environmentally sensitive.

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

Application for Community Cultural Festivals and Events (PDF)

Economic Growth, Tourism and Culture

General Inquiries

Cultural Affairs Division
PO Box 2000
Charlottetown, PE C1A 7N8
Telephone: 902-620-3442
Fax: 902-368-6301