Tour Support Grant

By mmuise

The Tour Support Grant supports commercially viable touring opportunities for Saskatchewan creative producers. Around the province, across the country or overseas, the Tour Support Grant helps musicians and other performers generate revenue and build careers.
Its Music component supports music tours of at least six live public performances, in multiple cities with limited breaks, with performance fees being collected.
Its Live Performing Arts component supports a tour including a minimum of three tour venue bookings. Performances must take place in either multiple cities or multiple venues.

Comments on Funding:

Applicants may apply for a maximum of $15,000 or 50% of the total eligible cash budget, whichever is the lesser.
Applicants are eligible for a maximum of two Tour Support Grants per year.

Deadline: Application deadlines vary per creative sector.

Applicants must:

  • be from all the live performing arts and music sectors supported by Creative Saskatchewan;
  • be Saskatchewan musicians;
  • be Saskatchewan theater companies;
  • be Saskatchewan corporations;
  • be Saskatchewan individuals or residents;
  • be active practitioners in one of the creative industries identified under The Creative Saskatchewan Act (2013) (see general guidelines);
  • demonstrate their intention to earn their living within their chosen creative industry, as well as their ambition to grow their business beyond their current status;
  • have commercially viable touring opportunities in Canada and abroad.
Application Steps:


Documentation Needed:


Other Things to Note:

Live Performing Arts:
Opening date: April 26, 2023
Deadline to apply: January 17, 2023

Opening date: April 26, 2023
Deadlines to apply:
Deadline 1: June 7, 2023
Deadline 2: August 2, 2023
Deadline 3: September 27, 2023
Deadline 4: December 6, 2023
Deadline 5: February 7, 2024

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