Programs

Program Deadlines

Below is an outline of the 2021-2022 CMF Funding Program deadlines.

Key Program Application Dates and Deadlines

Envelope Program

First Opening Date First Closing Date Second Opening Date Final Closing Date
Alternative Access to the Development Envelope Program April 15, 2021 - - December 10, 2021
Alternative Access to the Performance Envelope Program April 15, 2021 - - December 10, 2021
Development Envelope (English & French) April 15, 2021 October 28, 2021 - December 10, 2021
Performance Envelope Program April 15, 2021 October 12, 2021 - December 10, 2021

Convergent Stream: First Come, First Served Programs

First Opening Date First Closing Date Second Opening Date Final Closing Date
Anglophone Minority Incentive May 4, 2021 August 26, 2021 September 7, 2021 December 10, 2021
English Regional Production Bonus May 4, 2021 August 26, 2021 September 14, 2021 December 10, 2021
Francophone Minority Program: Development May 25, 2021 - - December 2, 2021
Indigenous Program: Development and Predevelopment April 27, 2021 - - December 2, 2021
Northern Incentive: Development May 25, 2021 - - December 2, 2021
Northern Incentive: Production April 27, 2021 July 27, 2021 July 29, 2021 December 10, 2021
Pilot Program for Racialized Communities: Development and Predevelopment September 14, 2021 - - December 10, 2021
Predevelopment Program June 15, 2021 - - December 2, 2021
Quebec French Regional Development April 27, 2021 - - December 2, 2021
Quebec French Regional Production Incentive May 4, 2021 - - December 10, 2021
Versioning Program June 15, 2021 - - December 2, 2021

Convergent Stream: Selective Programs

First Opening Date First Closing Date Second Opening Date Final Closing Date
CMF-Quebecor Fund Export Assistance Program Partnership Please contact the Quebecor Fund for more detail.
CMF-Quebecor Fund Intellectual Properties Program Please contact the Quebecor Fund for more detail.
CMF-SODEC Predevelopment Program for Television Series Based on Literary Adaptations - - - June 16, 2021
Diverse Languages Program - - - September 14, 2021
Early Stage Development Program - - - October 14, 2021
English POV Program - - - June 3, 2021
Francophone Minority Program: Production - May 6, 2021 - September 2, 2021
Indigenous Program: Production - - - May 20, 2021
Pilot Program for Racialized Communities: Production - - - June 17, 2021

Experimental Stream: First Come, First Served Programs

First Opening Date First Closing Date Second Opening Date Final Closing Date
Accelerator Partnership Program (A2P) April 15, 2021 - - February 24, 2022
Conceptualization Program September 7, 2021 - - December 10, 2021

Experimental Stream: Selective Programs

First Opening Date First Closing Date Second Opening Date Final Closing Date
Commercial Projects Program - May 13, 2021 - September 9, 2021
Development Packaging Program: Short Form Scripted Series - - - March 1, 2021
Digital Linear Series Program - - - October 1, 2021
Innovation & Experimentation Program - May 4, 2021 - September 14, 2021
Prototyping Program - May 20, 2021 - October 14, 2021

Sector Development

First Opening Date First Closing Date Second Opening Date Final Closing Date
Sector Development Support September 8, 2021 - - November 4, 2021

International Incentives

First Opening Date First Closing Date Second Opening Date Final Closing Date
Berlin-Brandenburg (Germany) - - - August 31, 2021
Luxembourg - - - November 10, 2021
Northern Ireland - - - September 1, 2021
South Africa - - - October 20, 2021