Literary Publishing Projects

The Literary Publishing Projects component of Supporting Artistic Practice funds Canadian publishers of literary books and magazines committed to developing and promoting Canadian literary writers through the publishing process. Grants support the publication of literary books and magazines authored by Canadian writers. 

Deadline(s) and notification of results – Consult the Deadlines and Notifications of Results page


Up to $30,000

Applicants - Who can apply? 

Types of potential applicants to this component:

  • Canadian literary book and creative writing magazine publishers

Your eligibility to apply to this component is determined by the validated profile created in the portal.  

Your application will not be eligible if your organization does not pay fees or royalties according to standards of the arts practice and has not fulfilled all contractual obligations related to copyright payments as of the application deadline.

Organizations presently receiving core (operating) grants cannot apply to this component.

Book publishers must have published at least 1 eligible literary work in the year preceding the application. 

Creative writing magazines must have published at least 2 print issues of the magazine in the year preceding the application. Electronic creative writing magazines must have been available and maintained a publishing program for at least 12 months before the deadline.

Refer to this document for full information 


Contact Name: 
Emma Dering
Grant Amount: 
Grant Location: 
External Deadline: 
Wednesday, May 4, 2022
Internal Deadline: 
Thursday, April 28, 2022
Grant Type: 
Grant Area: 
Social Science
Fine Arts
Grant Eligibility: