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Calls to Artists
The Silver Skate Festival is  accepting submission of Artistic Installations for Silver Skate 2021 Folk Trails. Submissions close December 4.

Chromatic Theatre is looking for BIPOC writers for their second annual Playwrights Unit. Apply by December 4. 

Alberta Musical Theatre Company is seeking submissions from Edmonton-based IBPOC artists for a new digital storytelling series for children. View details here.

The Edmonton Heritage Council initiative Edmonton City as Museum Project (ECAMP) is seeking Expressions of Interest from audio producers eager to engage Edmontonians through the ECAMP Podcast. Apply by December 11. 

The City of Ottawa invites professional artists or artist teams to submit qualifications for the opportunity to design, fabricate and install a permanent, site-specific linear artwork at three new OC Transpo bus transit shelters on Rideau Street and William Street. Submit by December 14. 

Choir Alberta is seeking applications from Alberta-based composers for their new Composer-in-Residence Program. Apply by December 15.  

The International Festival of Winter Cinema is accepting submissions for the 2021 festival. Click here for more information.  

ONE Properties and Revera Retirement Living invite Expressions of Interest for emerging, mid-career, and established Canadian artists and artist teams for the design and creation of an artwork or artworks to be set within the outdoor park cross from Glenora Park Retirement Residence in Edmonton. Submit by December 30. 

The Writers' Guild of Alberta is accepting submissions for the 2021 Alberta Literary Awards. Writers from across Alberta and their publishers are invited to check out and submit to this year's award categories. Submit by December 31. 

New Forum is seeking unpublished work by writers and artists in Alberta. New Forum prioritizes the work of creators who face barriers to publication and success in CanLit, including but not limited to, Black and Indigenous writers;writers of colour; women; queer, trans, Two-Spirit, and nonbinary artists; and artists with visible or invisible disabilities. Submit by January 1. 

VS. Books (An imprint of Arsenal Pulp Press) is offering a mentorship and publishing opportunity for an Indigenous or Black writer, or a writer of colour, over the age of 50 living in Canada. Submit by January 4. 

The Town of Banff, through the Community Art Committee, invites Canadian artists to submit proposals for a high-impact public art project in a newly re-envisioned public space in downtown Banff. Submit by January 6.  

The Department of Canadian Heritage is inviting teams of professional artists, landscape architects, architects and other urban design professionals to create a design concept for the LGBTQ2+ National Monument

The Department of Canadian Heritage has launched a national design competition inviting teams of professional artists, landscape architects, architects and other urban design professionals to create a design concept for the Global Affairs Commemorative Artwork.

Jewish Edmonton Stories Online is seeking stories and memories from members of Edmonton's Jewish community that connect to a particular place in the City. They are interested in stories that represent the diversity within the Jewish community, including elders, Sephardim and Mizrahim, women, LGBTQ individuals, and people with disabilities. Submit your stories by March 1, 2021.  

Grant & Funding Opportunities

Click here for information on current and upcoming EAC grant opportunities.

The Writers' Guild of Alberta is accepting submissions for the 4th Annual Kemosa Scholarship for First Nations, Métis and Inuit Mothers Who Write. Submit by December 18.  

Job Opportunities
The Art Gallery of Alberta is hiring a Public Programs and Outreach Coordinator. Apply by December 10. 

CJSR is hiring a Podcast Producer Intern. Apply by December 14. 

Internship Opportunities
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Space Opportunities
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Research Participation
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Board Opportunities
SkirtsAfire is inviting individuals to consider joining their Board of Directors and Committees. They are looking for individuals from a variety of backgrounds from business leaders and professionals, to arts administrators and students. 
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Volunteer Opportunities
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To submit a posting to our classifieds, please email: eacweekly@edmontonarts.ca. Opportunities must be paid, or include an honorarium or other benefits. Opportunities should not have a submission fee for artists. Opportunities that are not a fit include, but are not limited to: paid workshops, paid classes, and camps.

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