Fourteen youth across Canada will be able to attend SPARC Symposium 2016.

Project Coordinator Rachel Gillooly says the event is a networking hub for rural performing artists and organizations.

She says funding from Canadian Heritage and the Ontario Trillium Foundation will cover the cost of travel, accommodation and meals.

Gillooly says people can apply until Thursday, July 17th on the SPARC website.

The event starts on October 27th, and goes until the 30th.

It will be at the Pinestone Resort in Haliburton.