Polk County Cultural Coalition - Oregon Cultural Trust
Grants ranging from $200 to $2,500 to Polk County, Oregon nonprofits for projects in humanities, heritage, and the arts. Collaboration with other agencies is encouraged. Funding for projects must meet the mission statement and address at least one or more of the three priorities listed below.
The mission of the Polk County Cultural Coalition (PCCC) is to encourage projects and activities in the arts, heritage, and humanities that relate to the priorities of the PCCC:
- Protect existing cultural assets
- Focus on young people
- Help overcome barriers to participation in cultural events and activities
Applications will be accepted only for cultural projects and activities which involve residents of Polk County.
GrantWatch ID#: 155271
Grants range from $200 to $2,500.
Grants are available for projects occurring between January 1, 2018 and December 31, 2018. Projects may not begin until grant funds are received.
Applicants must be IRS-designated 501(c)(3) non-profit organizations or be working with one.
Individuals who apply must have an IRS-qualified fiscal agent/partner.
If you are not an IRS 501(c)(3) organization, you must partner with one that is willing to handle the grant funds for you, i.e., a fiscal agent. Note that schools and cities, while non-profit, are not 501(c)(3) organizations and will require a fiscal agent to participate.
Applications will be accepted by mail only and must be postmarked by Friday, December 1, 2017
See Supporting Documents for Grant Guidelines and Application.
Grant Calendar for 2017-18:
September 1, 2017 – Grant guidelines and application forms available
December 1, 2017 – Postmark deadline for applications
December 2017 – Review of Grant Proposals
January/February 2018 – Disbursement of grant funds begins
The intention of PCCC is to allocate most funds during the Primary Grant Cycle. Late applications will not be considered for funding in the primary grant cycle. These proposals and other proposals not submitted in the primary grant cycle may be considered for funding in a secondary grant cycle if funds remain for that purpose.
Applications for PCCC grants do not disqualify direct applications for funding to the Oregon Cultural Trust or other organizations.
Applicants must provide information about matching resources, either in-kind or cash.
Grant recipients must submit a final report to the Polk County Cultural Coalition within 30 days of project completion. No further grants will be made to grant recipients who do not file a final report with the Polk County Cultural Coalition.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Applications should be addressed to:
Polk County Cultural Coalition
PO Box 195
Monmouth, OR 97361
Questions concerning the application process should be directed to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please type PCCC in the subject line.
Allen McKiel, Chair
Polk County Cultural Coalition Board of Directors
USA: Oregon: Polk County