City of Ames, Commission on the Arts (COTA)
04/12/21 5:00 PM
Grants of up to $1,000 to Iowa nonprofit arts organizations in eligible locations for projects to benefit the local community. Applicants must attend a grant workshop prior to submitting an application. The purpose of this program is to support special opportunities and circumstances that cannot be anticipated within COTA's annual grant process. Eligible applicants are located in Ames.
Organizations should consider how they will perform the activities in the contract in the event COVID-19 restrictions remain in place.
Criteria for Funding:
GrantWatch ID#: 148725
Up to $1,000 is available for each award.
Special Project Grant Period - Fall 2021: July 1 through December 31, 2021
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Submit applications to COTA@cityofames.org.
For questions, call City Manager’s Office at (515) 239-5101.
515 Clark Ave.
Ames, IA 50010
USA: Iowa: City of Ames
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