How to Apply for CMF Funding

Submitting an Application

As of April 2017, all CMF programs will now be administered via Dialogue, a new electronic platform that is accessible from all electronic devices and that centralizes all tasks and communications related to the application process. 

Resources and tools for setting up an account, information on how to apply, and FAQs can be found below.

Please note: All supplementary and Final Cost/Phase II documentation will continue to be accessed from the CMF website.

FAQs


Below is a summary of the actions to be taken, depending on your situation.
 

1) If your application was submitted in the previous system (eTelefilm)


You do not need to do anything right now.

Your application will be administered in the previous system (eTelefilm).
Access your eTelefilm account as usual to complete the application process.

Log in

You will be redirected to an external page to complete your application.

 

2) If your application was submitted via Dialogue
(Experimental Stream – all programs, since April 2016)


You do not need to do anything.

Your application will be administered entirely on the new platform.
Access your account on the new platform.

Log in

You will be redirected to an external page to complete your application.

 

3) If you plan to submit a new application to a program after April 6, 2017


A) If you already have an eTelefilm company account:
Open your eTelefilm company account as usual. Begin the application process by selecting the desired program. Instructions will appear on screen for opening an account in the new platform. You will not have to repeat the identity authentication process, since your account details will automatically be transferred to the new platform.
 

B) If you are a new user OR if you have an eTelefilm temporary/individual account:
You must first create an account on the new platform.

Create an account

You will be redirected to an external page to complete your application.

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