Foundation / Corporation
Arts Council of Wilmington and New Hanover County (NHC)
Grants to North Carolina nonprofit and tribal organizations, libraries, agencies, and IHEs in eligible locations for quality arts programs, operating support for arts organizations, and arts learning programs. Funding is intended to support operating expenses or program costs. Eligible programs serve the residents of New Hanover County.
Funding priority is given to qualified arts organizations (theaters, galleries, choral societies, festivals), arts in education programs conducted by qualified artists, and other New Hanover County community organizations that provide arts programming. Typical uses of Grassroots money include program expenses such as professional artists’ fees and travel, space rental, advertising, marketing and publicity, website and electronic media, scripts, costumes, sets, props, music and equipment rental
The first priority of the Grassroots Arts subgrant program is to provide operating or program support to qualified arts organizations not already receiving or eligible to receive support from the N.C. Arts Council. These include theaters, symphonies, galleries, art guilds, choral societies, dance companies, folk arts societies, writers’ groups, and arts festivals, among others.
The second priority of the Grassroots Arts subgrant program is to support arts learning and arts in education programs conducted by qualified artists. These can be artist residencies in schools, after school summer camps, or adult arts learning classes.
The third priority of Grassroots Arts subgrants is to community, civic, and municipal organizations. These programs must be conducted by qualified artists.
GrantWatch ID#: 128509
Grant amounts range from $500 and up.
All projects must take place between July 1, 2020, and June 30, 2021.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Six copies of the application must be sent by USPS to:
P.O. Box 1973
Wilmington, NC 28401
Additionally, a digital copy of the application and attachments must be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line "GAP 2020-2021."
Direct questions to Rhonda Bellamy at the email address above or call 910-343-0998.
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