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Find Research Reports

Browse through all of Canada Council's Research reports or search for the author, subject or theme of interest...

About Research and Evaluation

The Canada Council undertakes arts research to develop and share knowledge about our activities, as well as sector-wide trends in the...

Read about the Canada Council’s funding

Find detailed information on the Canada Council’s funding activities–at all levels–in our “Funding to Artists and Arts Organizations: National Overview, Provincial and Territorial Profiles”. This report provides more than just a statistical analysis of grants awarded in a given 12-month period; it also highlights the diversity and dynamism of the professional arts in Canada today, in literally hundreds of communities across the country.

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Investing in the arts

Statistical research and analysis regarding Canada Council funding programs, grant recipients and arts and cultural funding in a national context.

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Key Statistics of Canada Council Funding

Take a look at key statistics of Canada Council funding, including number of grant applications received and the number awarded,...

Art Research Links

Learn more about the state of the arts in Canada and around the world

Artist Story

Saint John String Quartet: NB talent wins audiences in France and Belgium

The Saint John String Quartet shares the best of Canadian composers internationally… and builds music appreciation in young people. The Quartet’s 2012 tour of France and Belgium included library concerts for kids and traditional concerts featuring the work of Jacques Hétu, Arthur Bachmann and others. With the Canada Council’s support, the New Brunswick quartet has won audiences of all ages on international stages...

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Past recipients

Here's a handy tool: a searchable database of past grant recipients and prize winners.