Financial Assistance

Funding for Canadian-Owned Book Publishers

Employees of Canadian-owned or controlled book publishers may be eligible for partial funding by the Department of Canadian Heritage under the Canada Book Fund. This program is administered from the Association of Canadian Publishers and funding can cover tuition, travel, and accommodation costs incurred in attending the SFU Publishing Workshops.

For further information and deadlines, contact:

Association of Canadian Publishers
306–174 Spadina Avenue
Toronto ON M5T 2C2

Telephone: 416.487.6116 ext.231
Fax: 416.487.8815

Federal, Provincial, and State Funding

Participants are encouraged to contact their federal, provincial, or state governments to inquire about training assistance programs that may apply to the SFU Publishing Workshops. Past participants who qualified have received funding through the Department of Human Resources and Skills Development Canada (HRSDC), Washington State Career Training Programs, and several provincial government programs across Canada.

Any documentation required to support applications will be supplied by the SFU Publishing Workshops and can be acquired by contacting:

SFU Publishing Workshops, Canadian Institute for Studies in Publishing
Suzanne Norman, Program Director
3573 - 515 West Hastings Street
Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 5K3

Phone: 778-782-5241