Welcome to our online funding portal.

For a quick introduction to the online funding portal, here is a short instructional video.

To register, click on "Register" in the top right corner. 

Please note that application forms will not be visible until approximately two months before the application deadline. Applicants are responsible to submit a complete application by the deadline date. The Cultural Funding Support Unit will not be responsible for any discrepancies or upload errors in additional information submitted after the deadline.

To view programs, eligibility and application requirements, please visit the City of Ottawa's Cultural Funding website

Important information

Currently SMApply is optimized for Chrome, and we advise that users utilize this browser if possible.  All other browsers with the exception of Internet Explorer are supported.  Due to internet explorer no longer being supported by Microsoft, users on this browser may experience difficulties given the outdated software.

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