California Arts Council (CAC)
10/25/19 11:59 PM
Grants to California nonprofit arts organizations and county-designated arts agencies to enhance the quality of life for residents through the arts. Funding is intended to create a partnership between the State and its counties to promote cultural development in the region. Consideration will be given to requests for technical assistance and general operating support.
The nature of this partnership includes funding, information exchange, cooperative activities, and leadership. The partnership enables individuals, organizations, and communities to create, present, and preserve the arts of all cultures to enrich the quality of life for all Californians.
State-Local Partners serve as Poetry Out Loud partners and will receive additional financial support through this grant program to facilitate an annual Poetry Out Loud program throughout their county either through direct programming or in partnership with another local organization/agency.
Projects should address the following State-Local Partnership program goals:
Proposals must address how the applicant organization:
Proposals should explain how the applicant organization achieves at least two of following local arts agency activities or services:
GrantWatch ID#: 143852
- Applicant organizations can request up to $120,000.
- The total request for funding in this two-year grant program cannot exceed 100% of an organization’s total operating revenue from the most recently completed fiscal year, as it appears in the SMU DataArts Funder Report.
- The total of all requests for CAC support during the same year of funding cannot exceed 50% of an organization’s total operating revenue from the most recently completed fiscal year, as it appears in the SMU DataArts Funder Report.
- Poetry Out Loud funds will not be based on panel ranking and will be in addition to the $120,000 maximum request amount.
- The applicant must complete general operating support activities aligned with the program’s purpose by June 30, 2022.
- All activities to be funded by the CAC must occur within the two-year Grant Activity Period.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Apply Online: https://calartscouncil.smartsimple.com/s_Login.jsp
Hilary Amnah, Arts Program Specialist
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California Arts Council
1300 I Street, Suite 930
Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone: (916) 322-6555 / (800) 201-6201
Fax: (916) 322-6575
General Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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