Programs

Early-Stage Development Program

Due to a high demand for the Early-Stage Development Program, the CMF will no longer be accepting applications for this Program. Successful applicants will be notified once all applications have been reviewed, please do not contact the CMF’s Program Administrator about the status of your application in the interim.


The Early-Stage Development Program, which forms part of the CMF’s Convergent Stream, allocates funding to Eligible Projects at the beginning of a Project’s creative process.


 

How To Apply

Applying for funding is easier than you might think. Carefully follow these steps to submit your application, and if you have any questions, please contact one of our program administrators.

Deadlines

English and French Early-Stage Development Program
(First come, first served)
First Opening DatePremière date d’ouvertureJune 20, 2019
Final Closing DateDate limite finaleJanuary 10, 2020

New applicant? Read our tips on how to apply for CMF funding.
Questions? Contact your closest funding application office.

Documents for Approved Applications

If your application has been approved and you have received a Financing Agreement, applicants must visit our Approved Application Documents page to access and download additional materials, including Direct Deposit, Interim Financing, CMF logos and Phase II/Final Cost forms.

Documents for Approved Applications

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