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City of Niagara Falls to contribute $60,000 to local cultural initiatives in 2024. Deadline to apply is Wed., Dec. 6, 2023

NIAGARA FALLS, ON - The Niagara Falls Cultural Development Fund (NFCDF) was established in 2016 to provide financial support to grassroots cultural initiatives across Niagara Falls. Since 2016, over $425,000 has been invested in the arts & culture community via the NFCDF, with over 80 groups and organizations benefiting.

The NFCDF is currently accepting applications for 2024, reviewing proposals from a wide variety of cultural initiatives, including:

  • Exhibitions & events
  • Walking tours
  • Workshops
  • Panel discussions & lectures
  • Art installations
  • Community celebrations
  • Interactive experiences & performances

The NFCDF aims to support innovative and inspired cultural programming that is Niagara Falls-based, inclusive, collaborative and accountable. For a list of previous NFCDF recipients, visit

Submitting an application:

  1. Visit
  2. Fill out the application form before the Wednesday, December 6 deadline.
  3. Attend the virtual information session on Wednesday, November 8, at 6 p.m.
  4. Successful applicants will be announced in March 2024 (projects must occur between March 2024 and February 2025).

For more information, please contact:
Kim Van Stygeren
Cultural Development Coordinator
[email protected]


Posted on: 10/18/2023 11:11 AM - Category: Media Releases