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Funding for NCRC 2018 - Apply Now

The 37th National Campus and Community Radio Conference (NCRC) hosted by CHSR-FM in Fredericton is happening on June 7-10, 2018, and we want to see you there!

20th Annual Homelessness Marathon

14 radio stations from coast to coast come together to shine a light on homelessness across Canada. With an incredible 18 hours of original programming from dozens of volunteers across Canada. They explore issues of poverty, financial insecurity and more. Be sure to check your local station the logos for the participating stations are in our image or go to for the live-stream!

RVF 2018 - Marathon Day of Programming March 20th 2018

The NCRA/ANREC is thrilled to be working with La Fondation canadienne pour le dialogue des cultures for the 20th anniversary of Rendez-vous de la Francophonie, the annual celebration of Canada's membership in the Francophonie and promotes the French language and its numerous cultural expressions..... [more]

CRTC Seeing input about the future of programming from listeners/stations

The CRTC has hired EKOS to conduct an online poll on the future of radio and TV (audio and visual) program distribution in Canada ... [Click for more]

The Community Radio Awards in Broadcast and Online

The NCRA/ANREC share some early details about the CRABOs! Including launching 5 new Music awards!
The timeline and other details now all available at

Updated criteria and new awards have been added to the Guide. Also new this year, a FAQ which will be updated as questions arise. Be sure to check back!

The NCRA/ANREC Releases Listener Data

The NCRA/ANREC has some great news! With lots of requests for listenership data, we have hired Abacus Data, a market research company out of Ottawa, to conduct a national survey of 2,000 Adult Canadians on audience percentage and awareness for campus and community radio in Canada.

Change the World - A National Radio broadcast Press Release Nov 20-21

Ryerson's campus radio station in collaboration with the National Campus and Community Radio Association (NCRA/ANREC) and youth advocates will lead non profit radio stations across Canada in broadcasting the voices of youth in honour of the United Nations National Child Rights day. [Read More]

Station Managers Summit - Nov 24-25th, Toronto

VIBE105 is the proud host of the 2018 National Campus and Community Radio Associations Station Managers Summit (#SMS2018) March 24-25th, 2018 in Toronto. The summit will take place on on the York University Campus in the Mississaugas of the New Credit First Nation known as York Region... [Click for more]

New Members - CFMU, The Cove and Vernon Community Radio Society make 108

we are thrilled to announce the approval of two new / one returning members at the latest board of directors meeting... [Click for more information]

World College Radio Day 2017

This is an invitation to take part in a worldwide radio movement, a celebration of our very own media, student and college radio on World College Radio Day 2017 on Friday, October 6th! WCRD17 is a special 24-hour event during which student radio stations from all around the globe come together to share their passion and love for great music and even greater radio, from the people to the people, and to let others know about the importance of student radio in media diversity and that we are global and many!