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2021 Forsyth County Arts Alliance Grant

Grants to Georgia Nonprofits and Agencies
in Eligible Areas to Promote the Arts

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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North Georgia Community Foundation (NGCF) - Forsyth County Arts Alliance Fund

LOI Date:

04/01/21

Deadline Date:

04/30/21

Description:

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Grants of up to $5,000 to Georgia nonprofit organizations and governmental entities in eligible areas for programs, projects, and events that promote arts in the local community. A letter of intent must be submitted prior to submitting a full grant application. Eligible activities must benefit the residents of Forsyth County.

The Forsyth County Arts Alliance welcomes grant proposals that demonstrate traditional forms of artistic service in the community, as well as proposals of fresh endeavors that highlight local residents’ diversity (in age, ethnicity, artistic genre and medium, etc.) and outside-the-box initiatives.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 154415

Estimated Size of Grant:

A single grant generally shall not exceed $5,000.

Term of Contract:

The arts project, program, or event must occur between July 1, 2021 and August 31, 2022.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Only qualified tax-exempt organizations and governmental entities are permitted to be the direct recipient of the grant funds.

FCAA grants do not typically fund:
- Debt reduction
- Individuals (e.g., scholarships to attend skill-building workshops or seminars; artistic endeavors by an individual)
- Presentations that a reasonable person could consider objectionably offensive
- Lobbying or electioneering activities
- Recurring operational costs such as rent, utilities, staff salaries, etc.**

**Please note that for the 2021 Grant Cycle, as in 2020, in response to the economic challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic, FCAA will consider funding essential operational costs that will help an organization remain open; retain an employee; hire a consultant to envision a future operational/strategic plan for your organization; or provide other basic efforts toward the surviving and thriving of the arts in Forsyth County during this time. Also, please note funds may be requested for both operating AND artistic expenses, if desired.

Pre-Application Information:

Important Dates:
- Grant Letter of Intent Deadline: April 1, 2021
- Grant Application Deadline: April 30, 2021
- Grant Award Decisions Announced: June 30, 2021

Grant awardees may expect to receive funding in full by July 15, 2021 unless otherwise arranged.

A single grant generally will not be awarded for more than 50% of the total budget for any given project, program, or event.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Submit Letters of Intent by email to FCAA Executive Director, Ahna Phillips, at info@forsythartsalliance.com.

For more information, please contact Ahna Phillips at the above email address.

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Georgia: Forsyth County

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