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CMF opens applications to COVID-19 Emergency Support Fund

May 20, 2020 | News, Uncategorized

The Canada Media Fund (CMF) today opened applications to the COVID-19 Emergency Support Fund. Click here to apply. Click here to access the criteria.

Parent companies that have received support – either directly or indirectly through their subsidiaries – in 2017-2018, 2018-2019 or 2019-2020 are eligible to receive funding following a formula outlined in the criteria.

If an Eligible Applicant has received funding in the previous three years from more than one of either the CMF, Telefilm Canada, or the Canada Council for the Arts, the Applicant must apply to the organization which provided the highest amount of funding over the past three-year period.

The Criteria outlines the general parameters for how the CMF Allocation of the Emergency Relief Funds will be distributed; however, additional information about their company and current circumstances will be requested. Applications through CMF must be submitted via Dialogue up to June 12, 2020.