THE PROCESS: 

  • CUE team members host information sessions at various locations across the City of Toronto
  • Artists meet with CUE before submitting an application, and receive consultation in developing project proposals
  • Proposals are reviewed by peer jury of artists and arts professionals. Results are released and feedback is included for every applicant
  • Artists approved for grants receive funds and are given 3 months to produce projects. CUE remains available to artists throughout the production process to provide support in a variety of ways 
  • Artists submit final documentation that will be uploaded to CUE’s website, and short final reports about the process 
  • All artworks are exhibited/performed in a group show(s)
  • CUE remains available to artists as a resource to help make connections with various future opportunities, lend consultation on external funding proposals, and help artists keep developing their careers and practices.