ANNOUNCEMENTS FROM COMMUNITY COLLABORATORS & FRIENDS
> CBC Creative Relief Fund
Canadian creators can apply until 11:59 pm ET on Friday, April 24, and eligible applicants will be notified of their project’s status starting on May 8.
In response to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, CBC has launched THE CBC CREATIVE RELIEF FUND to provide immediate, urgent support to Canadian creators. The unprecedented new Fund will provide $2 million in development and production funding for a diverse range of innovative, original Canadian storytelling, including scripted comedies and dramas, unscripted entertainment, kids and young adult programming, podcasts, play adaptations and short documentaries.
> Pint of Science Canada - Invitation for Speakers from CASC Network
Due to the pandemic, Pint of Science Canada Festival May 11-13th will be online this year.
They have extended their "Call for Speakers" to the CASC network. They are looking for 15-20 min talks + Q&A. The audience would be for the general public and could focus on adults, youth-only, or families. If interested, please email your topic and target audience to Alexandra at email@example.com by Monday April 20, 11:59 pm.
> Science Odyssey 2020 is cancelled.
Powered by NSERC, Science Odyssey demonstrates how discoveries and innovations shape our daily lives and foster a strong science culture in Canada.
> NSERC Science Communication Skills Grant Deadline: May 15, 2020
> Junior Astronaut Camp The registration period for youth to have a chance to win a spot to our Junior Astronaut Camp is extended until April 30, 2020.
> April 22 is Earth day 2020: The world’s largest civic event is going digital for the first time in its history.