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Arts and Cultural Impact Grants

Grants to California Nonprofits in Eligible Locations
to Provide Arts and Cultural Programming

Agency Type:

Local

Funding Source:

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Arts Council for Monterey County (Arts4MC)

Deadline Date:

05/10/21 11:59 PM

Description:

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Grants of up to $5,000 to California nonprofit arts and non-arts organizations in eligible locations to provide arts and cultural programming for local residents. Funding is intended to support unique activities that are open to the public. Eligible applicants and projects are based in Monterey County.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 154551

Estimated Size of Grant:

Up to $5,000

Term of Contract:

Planned project/program must be completed in Monterey County within one year of the grant award.

To be eligible, projects (e.g., festivals, concerts) must begin after June 1, 2021; all programs (e.g., ongoing classes) are eligible, but only for expenses incurred after June 1, 2021.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Grant Program staff determines the eligibility of the applicant based on the following criteria:
- Monterey County-based nonprofit arts organizations seeking support for public arts and culture projects in Monterey County, or
- Monterey County-based nonprofit social service organizations whose budgets are $1,000,000 or less, with regular, ongoing arts programs and/or services may be eligible to apply if they meet all eligibility requirements.
- An applicant without nonprofit status may use a California-based Fiscal Sponsor with a federal 501(c) (3) designation to conduct work on a nonprofit project.
- Reporting requirements for previous Arts4MC Arts and Cultural Impact Grants have been met.

Restrictions:
- Universities and colleges are limited to providing fiscal sponsorship for one arts program only. Grants may not support operating costs for the university or college, but must be applied to program and overhead costs of the applying entity.
- Grants may not be applied toward support for political or religious purposes, fundraisers for other organizations or causes, capital improvements, the purchase of equipment or real property, or projects already completed.

Pre-Application Information:

Deadline: Monday, May 10, 2021, 11:59 pm

Organizations may only receive one grant per year and must have completed their previous grant’s final report before submitting a new application.

Contact Information:

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

Apply Online: https://www.grantinterface.com/Home/Logon?urlkey=artsmc

Direct questions to:
Klara Hickmanova, Grant Administrator
831-622-9060 ext. 103
klara@arts4mc.org

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