Grants of up to $5,000 to New York City nonprofit organizations in eligible locations for local arts projects. Funding is intended to support literary, performing, visual, and media arts projects to benefit local residents. All projects must be community-based and open to the general public. Organizations and activities must be based in the Bronx.
Community Arts (CA) grants support local arts projects, programs, and activities that enable Bronx communities to experience and engage with the performing, literary, media, and visual arts. Projects and programs may include, but are not limited to: exhibitions, workshop series, performances (all disciplines), festivals, screenings or readings.
Disciplines include: dance; film/video/media; folk arts; interdisciplinary arts; literary arts; multi-disciplinary projects; music; opera; theater; visual arts/crafts.
COVID-19 exception: Due to challenges faced by many dealing with the continuing repercussions of the coronavirus pandemic, BCA will allow the following budget expenses for all Community Arts funded projects and programs for the 2023 grant year:
Estimated Size of Grant:
Funded projects and programs must take place in the Bronx between January 1, 2023 and December 31, 2023
Apply Online: https://bronxcouncilonthearts.submittable.com/submit/234548/2023-community-arts
For questions, contact:
Bryan E. Glover
718-931-9500 ext. 12
Bronx Council On The Arts
2700 East Tremont Avenue
Bronx, NY 10461