2020 Arts, Culture & Heritage Grants

The Arts, Culture and Heritage Funding Program of the City of Fredericton is designed to encourage new projects or activities in the creative arts, culture and heritage sectors through the provision of small grants to eligible organizations. Grants are awarded through a jury process.  

Please read the Funding Application Guidelines below before completing the Application Form.

Application Form: PDF / Word

Funding Application Guidelines: PDF

Final Report Form: PDF / Word

THE DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS: Friday, February 14, 2020 at 4:30 pm.

Questions may be directed to Culture at 506-460-2411 or

2020 Community Funding Grants

The City of Fredericton is now accepting applications for its 2020 Community Funding Grants and Strategic Partner Capital Grants. 

The City’s Finance & Administration Committee has approved, in principle, an amount of $265,000 for the 2020 Community Funding Grants, up $5,000 from 2019.

A total of $19,308 is also available to community groups, in principle, under the 2020 Strategic Partner Capital Grants. City Council already has multi-year commitments of $264,308 to the Beaverbrook Art Gallery Capital Campaign, Capital Winter Club, Charlotte Street Arts Centre, Theatre New Brunswick and UNB under this grant category.

Community Funding Grants 2020

The focus of the Community Funding Grants is to encourage the growth and stability of non-profit organizations in the City whose purpose and activities align to achieve the outcomes of a more livable and economically viable community.

Funding may be made available for festivals & events; educational & cultural development; recreation & tourism program support; arts, culture & heritage; as well as, festival & event innovation and greening.

The grant must be applied to a specific program or service, or used as capital funding for the construction of facilities or the purchase of equipment that will benefit to the community at large. Grants for general administrative purposes or social services will not be considered.

Past applicants are reminded that successful applications received under any of the grant categories for the same purpose or event are only considered once and limited to one annual grant from the City of Fredericton.

The deadline for eligible groups to apply is Friday, October 11, 2019 at 4:30 pm.

Questions may be directed to the Office of the City Clerk at 506-460-2020 or

Strategic Partner Capital Grants 2020

Strategic Partner Capital Grants are intended to encourage the growth and stability of strong, sustainable non-profit organizations whose purpose and services fit within the City’s municipal mandate.

Funding will support significant physical infrastructure capital projects, which must align with the City’s Municipal Plan and help achieve the outcomes of the City’s eight program result areas:  Corporate, Economic Vitality, Environmental Stewardship, Governance & Civic Engagement, Liveable Community, Mobility, Public Safety, and Sustainable Infrastructure.

The deadline for eligible groups to apply is Friday, October 11, 2019 at 4:30 pm.

Applications must be submitted to the Office of the City Clerk, City of Fredericton, 397 Queen Street, Fredericton, NB, E3B 1B5; Fax: 506-460-2905; Email:

Ambassadorship / Traveling Athlete Grants

Ambassadorship and traveling athlete grants are available on a first come-first served basis. All requests are by written presentation only and should be forwarded to the City Clerk.  Questions may be directed to the Office of the City Clerk at 506-460-2020 or