Oregon Arts Commission (OAC)
06/01/20 5:00 PM
Grants of up to $40,000 to Oregon mid-sized and large nonprofit arts organizations to support core operations. Consideration will be given to arts organizations that provide continuous, high-quality arts programs in the community. Applicants must contact the funding source before applying.
The purpose of the Operating Support Program is to contribute to the core operations of Oregon’s arts organizations with annual operating budgets greater than $150,000.
Applications will be reviewed on the basis of the following criteria:
The artistic excellence of the project, which includes the:
The artistic merit of the project, which includes the potential to:
GrantWatch ID#: 162289
Operating Support grants can range from $3,000 to $40,000. However, the majority of grants will range from $5,000 to $25,000.
Activity Period: July 1, 2020 – June 30, 2021
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
The following is the contact for your discipline category:
Arts Services, Literary, Music
Film/Media, Visual Arts
Dance, Interdisciplinary, Theatre
For assistance or feedback:
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