150 People and Places Grant Program

The 150 People and Places grant program enabled the community to get involved in Victoria 150 celebrations.

Grant Recipients

Thank you to the community for participating in this grant program. Grant recipients were announced on March 27, 2012. Learn more.
The 150 People and Places grant program was made possible by Canadian Heritage and the Greater Victoria Spirit Committee Society, with additional funding from the Ministry of Community, Sport and Cultural Development and the Government of British Columbia Francophone Affairs. 

About the Grant Program

The call for proposals in November 2011 consisted of two grant opportunities:
Addressing Art and Culture

This exciting and unique art and cultural grant program project highlights iconic locations and addresses in Victoria by encouraging and supporting the creative interpretation of their significance by artists of all disciplines. The result will be an exciting, dynamic and inspiring range of artistic endeavours that will bring to light the beauty and history of Victoria's most valued spaces.

My Community Celebrates 150!

This grant program is designed for neighbourhood associations, community groups and community based non-profits to produce their own participatory celebration or project.

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