Arts funding

The Arts Funding Micro-Credential is designed to introduce creative professionals to sources of funding for arts organizations and how to work with those sources and engage successfully with donors on an ongoing basis.

Gain the knowledge and skills needed to effectively lead and manage arts and cultural departments, programs and organizations in seeking diverse and consistent sources of funding through donor engagement. Students experience hands-on practical projects, develop teamwork skills and progress through simulations that expose participants to key funding decision-making within the arts.

Arts Funding Course Listing

Course Code Course Name Dates Times Course Hours Price*
CEAB–110 Fund Development & Donor Engagement

May 4 - May 25, 2020

No class May 18


5 - 9:30 p.m.

45 $647
CEAB–103 Exploring Social Enterprise May 28 - Jun. 1, 2020


5 - 9:30 p.m.

45 $647

Understanding Contracts

Grant & Proposal Writing

Employment Readiness

Workshop Listings   14 x 3



*Price does not include GST


Application Fee $75
Processing Fee $35
Technology Fee* $125

*Fee applied once per academic year.
nce you have declared your intention to complete this certificate, this fee will be removed from your second course and workshops if completing them within one academic year.

Admission Requirements

Applicants should have: 

Language Proficiency – English Language Proficiency (if educated outside Canada)  

A score of 83 or higher on an official Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) on the Internet-based test (iBT), with a minimum score of 20 in each of the four testing sections, or 220 on the computer-based test (CBT). 

A score of 70 or higher on the Canadian Academic English Language (CAEL) assessment, or a score of 70, or higher on the computer edition (CAEL CE) 

A score of 6.5 or higher on the International English Language Test (IELTS) 

Completion Requirements

For successful completion of the Arts Funding Micro-Certificate, students will successfully complete two courses and three workshops.