Business and Professional Development for Publishers

By mmuise

The Business and Professional Development for Publishers is a project based grant program intended to provide New Brunswick book and periodical publishers with funding to support their travel-based business development initiatives and with professional development activities for their staff and/or Board members.

Comments on Funding:

Funding is up to 60% of eligible expenses, to an annual maximum of $2,500.

Deadline: Accepting applications starting April 15 (annually)

Applicants must:

  • be New Brunswick book and periodical publishers,
  • have received funding from the "Program of Assistance to Book Publishers" or the "Program for Periodical Publishers" within the last year.
Application Steps:

Applicants must submit the original application form and supporting documents to Arts Development Branch,

Department of Wellness, Culture and Sport, PO Box 6000, Fredericton, NB E3B 5H1.

Documentation Needed:

Applicants must submit:
1. the application form with any additional sheets that were required, completed and signed,
2. a letter of confirmation of enrolment, in case of training sessions,
3. detailed information on the event, as provided by its organiser, where applicable.

Other Things to Note:

Applications for the current fiscal year will be considered from April 15th until such a time as the program budget is fully allocated.

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