How to Apply

The NVRC issues an open Call to Artists working in all disciplines, including but not limited to: choreographers, composers, dance artists, digital media artists, graphic artists, multi-media and multi-disciplinary artists, musicians, performance artists, poets, spoken-word artists, theatre artists, video artists and writers.


  1. Attend the Information Session:
    Tuesday, August 13, 2019: 6:00–7:00pm
    Oak Room, Delbrook Community Recreation Centre
    851 West Queens Road, North Vancouver, BC  V7N 4E3

  2. Read the Artist Residency Program Guidelines.

  3. Eligibility Guidelines
    The Artist Residency Program is open to artists and/or artist collectives who live or work in Metro Vancouver, BC, Canada. 


  1. Complete the Application Form:
    All proposals must be submitted on the Application Form provided. 
    The Application should be completed with a scanned or electronic signature.

  2. Supporting Documents:
    Review the Checklist and ensure that all supporting documents are complete that they adhere to the specifications provided in the Program Guidelines.

  3. Submission Deadline:
    Tuesday September 3, 2019. 
    All applications must be received by 4:30 pm.

  4. Digital Submission:
    The application form and all application materials must be submitted as email attachments sent to:

    The maximum acceptable e-mail size, including all required attachments is 5 MB.  Applicants may submit their image and video files in a second email if required.  However, the entire application package must be contained on a maximum of two emails.