Can I, as a Canadian, apply for project or travel funds for my project in Germany?
Please contact the Canadian Embassy in Berlin regarding all questions about Canadian projects in Germany.
Can I, as a German, apply for project or travel funds for my project in Canada?
In contrast to various foundations and the Canadian councils, the Goethe-Institut is not a funding body and does not grant subsidies or provides sponsorship.
New ideas for German-Canadian projects or events are welcome. Please approach us well in advance (at least 12 months).
What is the focus of the Goethe-Institut’s cultural programs?
The mandate of the Goethe-Institut is to present important positions, ideas and arts practices of the contemporary German and European culture scenes to Canadians.
Our focus themes 2011-14
- City & Climate
- Culture & Economy
- German film
We also organise several residencies for German artists and experts together with our local partners, offer international liaison work and consulting as well as promote European cultural understanding, e.g. through our cooperation with other European cultural institutes across Canada.
Please also read our Principles of Co-operation.
Who are the target audiences of our cultural programs?
The Goethe-Institut does not represent expatriates or German citizens abroad. If you have consular inquiries, please contact your German consulate or embassy. In addition you will find several German networks and heritage organisations in Canada.
Does the Goethe-Institut Toronto provides space for exhibitions, concerts or film screenings?
Most of the other events take place at partner organisations.