Financial assistance programs


Inclusion and Innovation

Inclusion and Innovation Program


This program provides financial assistance for the development and completion of innovative amateur arts projects that serve as a tool for cultural inclusion. Applications can be made by Montréal boroughs, local organizations or Montréal organizations. An initiative of Ville de Montréal, the inclusion and innovation program is made possible with the collaboration of the Ministère de la Culture et des Communications under the Entente sur le développement culturel de Montréal.


This program is intended for Montréal boroughs, local organizations or Montréal organizations that offer regular cultural recreation activities on a regular or ad hoc basis as part of their programming.

The projects must meet the following criteria:

  • Be in one or more amateur arts disciplines
  • Enable Montrealers to take part in an amateur arts activity in a recreational setting
  • Encourage the participation of children, youth, young adults, adults, seniors, persons from cultural communities, handicapped persons, persons from underprivileged neighbourhoods or marginalized persons
  • Be completed between January 1th and June 30, 2017.

Consult the reference document for more details.


Take place between September 1st 2017 and September 1st 2018.



Artistic field

Cultural recreation


Marie-Pierre Labrie
Service de la culture
514 872-2014