Breaking News For the Arts Community

The new Launch Online Grant program is open & specifically geared for BC Artists!

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The BC government is investing $12 million to help businesses launch or upgrade an online store that will provide the platform they need to increase their sales revenues, become more competitive and grow.

If you are an artist who operates as a business in BC, you may qualify for a grant up to $7,500!

Rapid response required!

Save time and take this short Survey to see if you are eligible.

Businesses need access to the tools and supports that will help them adapt and pivot during this uniquely challenging time.

The program supports a rapid response for businesses and is accepting applications from businesses ready to start and finish their online shop within 12 weeks. Funding will be awarded on a first-come first-served basis and will remain open until March 31, 2021, or all funds have been fully subscribed.

How does the Grant work?

Step 1: Cost Estimate

Develop a grant proposal that indicates how you plan to use the funds. Businesses need to show a cost estimate that includes how much funding you need and how the money will be spent.

Step 2: Submit Appliction

Complete the online application demonstrating that you meet the eligibility criteria and submit your online shop proposal.

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Step 3: Confirm Status

Applicants will be contacted within three weeks with the outcome of their application.

We're here to help with your Launch Online Proposal & Website Development

Some more good news!

Did you know that GAP Publishing Group and the Arts Channel is a registered BC Service Provider for Website development, eCommerce, Design, Copywriting & Editing, and Marketing & Social Media Services?

The Launch Online Grant program will pay for up to 75% of eligible expenses, up to a maximum of $7,500 per business. The funds must be used to hire a BC based company to develop the online store & website.

Service Provider costs include:

Save time, money, and hassles

Our TurnKey Service takes eligible Artists through the BC Government Grant process from start to finish!

Rapid * Relevant * Quality Attention

We have over 30 years of expertise in publishing, web development, creative design, omni-marketing & communications serving BC businesses.

Win-Win Collaboration

We are committed to supporting the Arts Community - and every Artist counts!

GAP Publishing & the Arts Channel

We look forward to working with you to build, improve & optimize your online shop, extend your e-commerce, & customer acquisition activities and expand your digital presence to grow your art business.

Get started with your new online journey!

Save time and take this short Survey to see if you are eligible for the Grant.

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