Application forms no longer require a written signature. However, in lieu of this, applicants must check the box at the end of the application form to acknowledge that the information provided in the application is accurate and complete.
For non-jury programs:
Typically for completed applications, applicants will be notified of their results by email within 7 weeks from the deadline date.
For jury programs:
Typically for completed applications, applicants will be notified of their results by email within 11 weeks from the deadline date.
Note: Incomplete or late applications may delay results and/or not be accepted.
For applicants who are set up for direct deposit, typically payments will be made within 10 business days of receipt of notification of results.
For those without direct deposit, a cheque will be mailed to grant recipients within 10-25 business days after notification of results.