Grants of $3,000 Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations, individual artists, and municipalities for arts projects in eligible locations. Projects must enhance arts and culture in the community, engage with traditionally underserved demographics, and benefit the general public. Funding is provided for virtual projects, public arts and beautification projects, in-person projects that operate in accordance with health guidelines, and projects that promote health and safety resources in a creative way (signage, barriers, stickers, etc.). Projects must take place in Lackawanna County.
The funding allows for artist fees, project manager or staff fees, supplies, marketing, purchase of technology for programming, rental fees.
Depending on CDC and Pennsylvania Covid-19 situation, applications must show a strong safety plan if not a virtual event.
Projects will be reviewed by a panel and selected using the following criteria:
As the goal of the Lackawanna County Arts & Culture Department is to ensure access to the arts for all county residents and provide opportunities for local artists and cultural producers the geographical locations of projects and residency of applicants within the county will be considered in the review process.
Estimated Size of Grant:
Apply Online: https://lackawanna.smapply.org/
For additional information, contact:
Lackawanna County Trolley Museum
300 Cliff Street
Scranton, PA 18503