Check out the arts opportunities listings and you’ll discover why this section of our website is one of the most visited.  If you’re looking for calls for submissions, work and volunteer opportunities, or workshops; you’ll find extensive choices here.

The opportunities are listed in the languages they were submitted. Although we make every effort to encourage bilingual posting, some listings may appear in only one language.

Want to list an opportunity?  We welcome your submission here

Latest Opportunities

OMIC COVID-19 Relief Fund

Fri, Jun 5, 2020

We are collectively experiencing one of the most challenging periods of our lives.  Live music venues have shuttered causing mass cancellations for our local music industry professionals.  As part of the Ottawa Music Strategy, the City of Ottawa and OMIC’s Ottawa Music Development Fund... Read More >

Fundraising Officer @ SPAO

Mon, Jun 8, 2020

Application Deadline: June 8, 2020, 11:59 PM EST, OR as soon as an appropriate candidate is identified.

Combine your passion for Charitable Fundraising with your love of Art and Photography. Working for SPAO is an opportunity for a hardworking and passionate fundraiser to exercise their... Read More >

Video Editing Workshop @ SAW VIDEO

Tue, Jun 9, 2020

This introductory workshop will take you through the first steps of video editing such as organizing media, timeline and trimming tools through more intermediate topics such as using the inspector, keyframing effects and an overview of color correction. Over the course of the workshop you will... Read More >

Board Member

Wed, Jun 10, 2020

The Ottawa Children's Choir is seeking motivated, team players to join our inclusive, community driven 360* non-profit volunteer -working- board. We work with high level strategy and future planning right down to the nuts and bolts of on site fundraising... Read More >

PAL Ottawa is Taking Applications for Apartments

Wed, Jun 10, 2020

We are very excited to secure this great opportunity to establish a PAL Ottawa with a strong housing partner in the centre of the Capital, within easy walking distance from public transportation systems. We anticipate construction to start in the near future, with occupancy targeted for 2023.  ... Read More >

SPAO Essentials

Sat, Jun 13, 2020

Summer 2020 offerings

We're so excited to announce SPAO ESSENTIALS, a set of photographic classes that we've adapted to take place via video conferencing. We've created these classes by identifying essential areas of photographic learning, minimizing our class sizes, and pricing them with... Read More >

Youth Apprenticeship Program ONLINE @ Odyssey Theatre

Tue, Jun 16, 2020

Are you aged 14-20 with a passion for the arts? Do you have a love for the stage? Considering a career in professional theatre? Odyssey’s Youth Apprenticeship Program provides a creative outlet to grow and expand your artistic interests.

We’ve adapted our highly successful Youth Theatre... Read More >

The National Arts Drive

Sat, Jun 20, 2020

The National Arts Drive is an online & offline grassroots movement and fundraising campaign to bring awareness and financial support to local artists on a national scale. 

On June 20, 2020, artists in select cities across the U.S, Canada and Mexico are encouraged to display, perform... Read More >

SPAO Diploma Program

Sat, Jun 27, 2020

5 Reasons to Apply to SPAO's Diploma Program

This is why SPAO is the best option for photography students this fall!

1. SPAO is the only 2 year photographic arts diploma in Canada. 

The Diploma Program is unique and streamlined to focus solely on photography utilizing an... Read More >

Governor General’s Awards in Visual and Media Arts

Tue, Jun 30, 2020

Call for Nominations

Members of the visual arts, media arts and fine craft communities: Submit a nomination to the prestigious GGArts awards—and join the Canada Council for the Arts in promoting artistic excellence. The nomination period is now open—and it's been extended!

... Read More >