Dustcovery Grant Application

Apply for a Dustcovery Grant using the form below for new (max $500) or refurbished art pieces (max $250).

Deadline: Oct. 9th, 2018 at 11:59PM. Grant recipients will be notified by Oct. 12th.

  • Enter the name of the project for which you are seeking a Grant. If you enter a name which has already been submitted this will return an error.
  • Please enter your full legal name. Please no monikers.
  • Please enter the email where you wish to be contacted regarding this Grant Application.
  • Enter the phone number where you wish to be contacted regarding this Grant Application.
  • Please describe your project and what you wish to communicate to participants in 500 chars or less.
  • Please describe physical aspects of your project, including final vision, placement, materials, and interactive components.
  • Accepted file types: png, pdf, jpg, gif.
  • Please describe how participants will be able to interact with your proposed project.
  • Provide a short, informal bio that includes involvement in prior projects/work of this nature.
  • Do you have an adequate crew to build, install and clean up your project? Please describe your support team as it relates to the creation of the art, site support and dismantling/cleanup. Describe the roles and skills needed even if you do not have a complete crew at this time.
  • Please detail your LNT plan: a well thought-out breakdown and clean-up plan and schedule. You may not leave anything behind.
  • List in detail all expenses for material, rental, or asset costs. Research your costs carefully and be specific. Art Grants cannot be used to pay for labour, transportation to / from GVIAS events, event tickets, or alcohol.
  • Accepted file types: xls, xlsx, doc, docx, pdf.
    Please upload a single file detailing all expenses for material, rental, or asset costs. Research your costs carefully and be specific. Art Grants cannot be used to pay for labour, transportation to / from GVIAS events, event tickets, or alcohol. Filetype must be .xls, xlsx, doc, docx, or pdf
  • You must total your costs and give us a final number. Include all taxes – these may be claimed, and will be included towards your maximum award.
  • GVIAS aims to fund as many projects as possible, which may result in partial funding of some projects. Please indicate what other options you have for contributing to the funding of your project.
  • Describe your plan to ensure participants who interact with your proposed artwork will be kept safe. Ensure you address public health concerns such as structural integrity, climbing on structures, sharp objects, electricity, etc. Fire issues are addressed below.
  • If your artwork utilizes open fire such as candles, torches, fire barrels, or raised containers, please describe in detail. If artwork is to be engulfed in flames, please describe your ground protection. Include a detailed drawing showing how the art will be situated on it. If your artwork utilizes flame effects, flames that are automated, switched, pressurized or having any other action than simply being lit on fire, including propane or liquid fuels, describe in detail. Include a detailed drawing of fuel lines and tanks. Detail any safety measures required and in operation – fire extinguish placement, shut off value labeling, signage, and fencing.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.