No Fixed Amount
Type of Program:
This component assists the ongoing production, marketing and distribution of Canadian-authored books. Supplementary funding based on export sales is also available as part of Publishing Support.
Comments on Funding:
Funding from the CBF’s Publishing Support sub-component and other levels of government (federal, provincial, territorial and municipal) is up to:
Applicants who receive a contribution of $100,000 or greater, must repay the contribution if their profit margin - excluding all CBF funding - was 15% or more during their financial year in which the contribution agreement was signed, and during its two preceding financial years.
When It Ends:
Only book publishing firms are eligible for the Publishing Support sub-component of the CBF. At the time of the application, and through to the end of the term of any contribution agreement, a publishing firm must:
The following entities are not eligible for support from the CBF: 1. publishers with net sales of own titles that were $50 million or greater in the reference year, and 2. unincorporated divisions of larger organizations, with the exception of university presses.
Complete, sign and date the Application Form
Attach all the required supporting documents
Submit the application by e-mail or in-person.
Applicants must submit a complete application package including:
Other Things to Note:
If the contribution is of $100,000 or greater, the applicant must repay it if its profit margin - excluding all CBF funding - was 15% or more during its financial year in which the contribution agreement was signed, and during its two preceding financial years.
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