Support for Organizations – Canada Book Fund

From: Canadian Heritage

The Canada Book Fund (CBF) – Support for Organizations contributes to the marketing and promotion of Canadian-authored books. The CBF's Support for Organizations also serves to strengthen the infrastructure and efficiency of the Canadian book industry.

The Support for Organizations stream of the CBF supports: marketing; professional development; internships; and technology projects.

Accessible Digital Books – Support for Organizations New!

A special ongoing call for collective projects starting in 2019-20 that support the first phase of the new Accessible Digital Books Initiative.  The first phase of the initiative will focus on engaging publishers, assessing industry needs, building knowledge, developing best practices and establishing industry standards.

Who can apply

To be eligible for the Support for Organizations stream of the CBF, an organization or professional association must be:

  • Canadian-owned and Canadian-controlled;
  • representing or related to the Canadian book publishing industry; and
  • incorporated under the laws of Canada or a province

NOTE: Canadian teaching institutions with a specialization in the book industry are eligible for professional development projects.

How to apply

Application deadlines

The application deadlines for the Support for Organizations stream of the Canada Book Fund are November 25, 2019 and April 30, 2020.

Contact us

Department of Canadian Heritage
Canada Book Fund
25 Eddy Street, 25-8-T
Gatineau, Quebec K1A 0M5
1-866-811-0055 (toll-free)
1-888-997-3123 (toll-free)

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