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News : Archive 2016-02
Interested in seeing a STORYTELLING FESTIVAL in Ottawa to celebrate Canada's 150th Birthday in the fall of 2017? If so, we need you to help make it happen!
Storytellers are invited to submit applications for the 13th Annual St John’s Storytelling Festival taking place St John’s, NL from October 11-16, 2016.
A reminder from the Canada Council for the Arts that there is an upcoming deadline for Literary Arts Promotion Grants.
Canada Council Announces the Burt Award call for submissions
The Burt Award for First Nations, Inuit and Métis Literature
In partnership with CODE the Burt Award is given annually to English-language literary works for Young Adults written by First Nations, Inuit or Métis authors.
World Storytelling Day
Apply or nominate someone outstanding from your networks!
The Canada 150 Fund
DEADLINE February 29th, 2016
The Alice Kane Award
The Alice Kane Award is a $1,000 award presented by Storytelling Toronto in memory of Alice Kane (1908 – 2003). One of the co-founders of The Storytellers School of Toronto, Alice was a much beloved storyteller whose mastery of the art of storytelling made her an inspiration to many.
The Anne Smythe Travel Award
The $500 Anne Smythe Travel Grant was established to honour the memory of Anne Smythe, an active and well-loved member of the storytelling community. As a teller and author, she believed strongly in the value of travel and adventure in the development of a storyteller’s art.