Investors & Partners
The Writers’ Federation of Nova Scotia recognizes the support of the Province of Nova Scotia in our efforts to develop and promote our cultural resources for all Nova Scotians: we are pleased to work in partnership with the Department of Communities, Culture and Heritage and with funding from Support4Culture, a designated lottery program of the Nova Scotia Provincial Lotteries and Casino Corporation.
The Writers’ Federation of Nova Scotia operates with additional support from the Halifax Regional Municipality.
Program & Award Investors
The Writers’ Federation of Nova Scotia recognizes the Province of Nova Scotia’s support for our Writers in the Schools (WITS) program. We are pleased to offer this program with investments by the Department of Education and Early Childhood Development and Arts Nova Scotia.
The Writers’ Federation of Nova Scotia acknowledges the Canada Council for the Arts for its ongoing investment in our Alistair MacLeod Mentorship Program, as well as the RBC Emering Artists Project for its recurring investment in this program.
Project & Event Investors
The Writers’ Federation of Nova Scotia gratefully acknowledges the investment of Arts Nova Scotia in our Poetry in Motion project; the investments of the League of Canadian Poets with the Canada Council for the Arts in our The League Reads series; and the investments of BoyneClarke LLP and Gordon Stirrett Wealth Management in Gather ‘Round.
Signature Community Partners
The Writers’ Federation of Nova Scotia thanks the Atlantic Book Awards Society for its annual partnership in delivering the Abraham, Brimer, Raddall, and Richardson literary awards. We also extend deep gratitude to Halifax Public Libraries for their long-term partnership in realizing special projects and hosting numerous public events.
Project & Event Partners
The Writers’ Federation of Nova Scotia thanks our numerous past, present, and ongoing partners, including the Ann Connor Brimer Society, Cabot Trail Writers Festival, Canadian Society of Children’s Authors, Illustrators and Performers (CANSCAIP), CBC Radio, Dalhousie Libraries, The Fiddlehead, FIN Atlantic International Film Festival, Hackmatack Children’s Choice Book Award, Halifax Regional Municipality, Lunenburg School of the Arts, NSCAD University’s School of Extended Studies, Playwrights Atlantic Resource Centre (PARC), Propeller Brewing Co., Read by the Sea‘s Writing on Fire program, Teichert Gallery, The Watch That Ends the Night, Theatre Nova Scotia, This Hour Has 22 Minutes, Univeristy of King’s College, The Word On The Street Halifax, and Writers’ Trust of Canada.