Programs

Program Deadlines

Below is an outline of the 2022-2023 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 19, 2022 - - December 6, 2022
Alternative Access to the Performance Envelope Program April 19, 2022 - - December 6, 2022
Development Envelope (English & French) April 19, 2022 October 27, 2022 - December 6, 2022
Performance Envelope Program April 19, 2022 October 13, 2022 - December 6, 2022

Convergent Stream: First Come, First Served Programs

First Opening Date First Closing Date Second Opening Date Final Closing Date
Anglophone Minority Incentive May 10, 2022 August 31, 2022 September 6, 2022 December 6, 2022
English Regional Production Bonus May 10, 2022 August 31, 2022 September 13, 2022 December 6, 2022
Francophone Minority Program: Development May 17, 2022 - - December 6, 2022
Indigenous Program: Development and Predevelopment April 26, 2022 - - December 6, 2022
Northern Incentive: Development May 17, 2022 - - December 6, 2022
Northern Incentive: Production April 26, 2022 July 26, 2022 July 28, 2022 December 6, 2022
Pilot Program for Racialized Communities: Development and Predevelopment September 13, 2022 - - December 6, 2022
POV Program (French round 2) September 13, 2022 - - December 6, 2022
Predevelopment Program June 7, 2022 - - December 6, 2022
Quebec French Regional Development April 26, 2022 - - December 6, 2022
Quebec French Regional Production Incentive April 26, 2022 - - December 6, 2022
Versioning Program June 7, 2022 - - December 6, 2022

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 15, 2022
Diverse Languages Program - - - September 15, 2022
Early Stage Development Program - - - October 13, 2022
Francophone Minority Program: Production - May 5, 2022 - September 15, 2022
Indigenous Program: Production - - - May 5, 2022
Pilot Program for Racialized Communities: Production - - - June 9, 2022
POV Program - - - May 26, 2022

Experimental Stream: First Come, First Served Programs

First Opening Date First Closing Date Second Opening Date Final Closing Date
Accelerator Partnership Program (A2P) April 19, 2022 - - February 9, 2023
Conceptualization Program September 6, 2022 - - December 6, 2022

Experimental Stream: Selective Programs

First Opening Date First Closing Date Second Opening Date Final Closing Date
CMF-Ontario Creates Pilot IDM Futures Forward Program December 8, 2022 - - January 23, 2023
CMF-Shaw Rocket Fund Kids Digital Animated Series Program - - - January 10, 2023
Commercial Projects Program - May 11, 2022 - September 22, 2022
Development Packaging Program: Short Form Scripted Series - - - March 1, 2022
Digital Linear Series Program - - - September 29, 2022
Innovation & Experimentation Program - April 28, 2022 - September 15, 2022
Prototyping Program - May 19, 2022 - October 13, 2022

International Incentives

First Opening Date First Closing Date Second Opening Date Final Closing Date
Berlin-Brandenburg (Germany) - - - July 5, 2022
Denmark - - - January 12, 2023
Luxembourg - - - November 9, 2022
Northern Ireland - - - August 31, 2022
South Africa - - - October 21, 2022

Sector Development

First Opening Date First Closing Date Second Opening Date Final Closing Date
Accessibility Support April 1, 2022 - - March 31, 2023
Sector Development Support - July 15, 2022 - November 18, 2022