Find Nonprofit and Small Business Grants

Advance Search

Only Available for Paid Subscribers
Clear Filters
Search Filters

Organizational Project Grants

Grants to Kansas Nonprofits and
Agencies for Cultural Programming

Agency Type:

Local

Funding Source:

Add to My Calendar 

Salina Arts and Humanities Foundation (SAHF) - Horizons Grants Program

LOI Date:

09/20/21

Deadline Date:

11/01/21 11:59 PM

Description:

Request a Grant Writer

Grants to Kansas nonprofit organizations and government agencies for cultural programming. First-time applicants must contact program staff and all applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to applying. Funding is intended for educational and professional artist visits; cultural programming, such as exhibitions and concerts; festival activities, commissioning new work, and other cultural projects that will build community and change lives. Eligible applicants are located in Saline County.

Expected Program Outcomes:

  1. Demonstrate a commitment to artistic excellence and community involvement
  2. Support innovative projects that engage patrons and audience members as active participants
  3. Encourage development of strategic partnerships within the community to strengthen the reach of their activities.

This program will also support applications for organizational technical assistance or capacity building projects designed to strengthen existing organizations, especially when such projects utilize the expertise of recognized professionals. Applicants must describe how these projects will strengthen their programming, further their mission and benefit the community-at-large.

The Horizons Project grant strongly encourages applications that are collaborative in nature. 

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 175686

Estimated Size of Grant:

Up to $6,000.

Term of Contract:

Projects must take place during the 2022 Grant Cycle (February 1 – November 30).

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Any nonprofit organization or local governmental unit in Saline County may apply. Nonprofit organizations must be incorporated and be recognized as tax-exempt by the Internal Revenue Service. All applicants must agree to abide by federal and state laws regarding civil rights, access for people with disabilities, and other non-discriminatory provisions.

Though applications may only be submitted by nonprofit organizations and local governmental units, SAH also encourages unincorporated groups to develop projects for funding. These groups should attempt to locate at least one eligible partner that would be willing to apply on their behalf and serve as fiscal agent for the grant funds. Groups seeking the services of a suitable fiscal agent are encouraged to notify the SAH department staff for assistance in the process.

Grants may not be used for general operating support.

In general, Horizons Project funds may not be used for:
- Purchase of capital items such as existing works of art, instruments, office equipment, or real property
- Extensive travel
- Tuition or scholarships to obtain an undergraduate or graduate degree
- Projects which are already completed or will be completed outside the grant cycle
- Elimination of an accumulated deficit
- Fundraisers

Pre-Application Information:

The deadline to apply is November 1, 2021, by 11:59 PM.

To be eligible for consideration applicants must submit an intent to apply to Anna V. Pauscher four (4) weeks prior to the deadline for returning applicants (by October 4) and six (6) weeks prior to the deadline for first-time applicants (by September 20, 2021).

First-time applicants must meet with staff prior to writing a grant.

Up to 20% of the project costs may be allocated for administrative expenses. In cases where a fiscal agent is used by an unincorporated organization, a fee appropriate to services (typically no more than 7-10%) provided may be allocated from the 20% of administrative costs.

Grants are awarded on a one-to-one (1:1) matching basis. Applications that show diversified matching funds from a variety of community sources will be given preference. SAH encourages applicants to charge reasonable admission fees or identify other sources of earned income where appropriate. Grant dollars are provided for underwriting the applicant’s stated purpose and are awarded for a period not to exceed one grant cycle.

Additional information: https://salinaks.seamlessdocs.com/sc/orgproject

Guidelines: https://salinaks.seamlessdocs.com/f/acizek0gqq41

Contact Information:

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

Application: https://salinaks.seamlessdocs.com/sc/CO19081000118549870

Salina Arts and Humanities
PO Box 2181
Salina, KS 67402-2181
phone [785] 309-5770
fax [785] 826-7444
e-mail: sah@salina.org

URL for Full Text (RFP):

Geographic Focus:

USA: Kansas: Saline County

Suggested Grants:

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Address the Climate Crisis and Reduce Inequality

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to reduce social inequality and promote solutions to the climate crisis. Eligible programs will address the areas of racial and economic justice, corporate and political accountability; voice, creativity, and culture; and an inclusi

GrantWatch ID#: 123756

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofit Charitable Organizations to Impact Public Policy in a Var...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and Canada nonprofit charitable organizations to impact public policy in a variety of national and international issues. In previous years, grants have been awarded for general operations and project support to think tanks, national councils, judicial orga

GrantWatch ID#: 125864

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Protect Natural Resources

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to protect natural resources on land and water in locations around the world. Funding is intended to ensure that activities to acquire metals, gemstones, and corals for design use do not have an adverse impact on the area of origin.

GrantWatch ID#: 126162

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits for Projects to Protect Wildlife and Natural Habitats

Deadline 10/01/21

Grants of up to $3,000 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations for projects to protect wildlife and natural habitats. Funding is intended for campaigns to save specific species and ecosystems. Eligible activities include public policy work, litigation, advocacy, and d

GrantWatch ID#: 129644

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Economic Development and Job Training in Eli...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to address the needs of residents in eligible counties, with priority given to low- to moderate-income populations. Applicants in Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska,

GrantWatch ID#: 130602

Grants to USA and Canada Low-Income Individuals and Families for Financial Assistance

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and Canada individuals and families with low-income for financial assistance. Types of assistance include financial support to offset emergency expenses or to cover the cost of regular monthly bills. Funding is intended for workers and households that are

GrantWatch ID#: 131400

Matching Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in the Midwest for Improvements to Baseball a...

Deadline 10/01/21

Matching grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and government units operating youth baseball or softball programs in eligible midwest states for facility improvements. Funding is intended for major field renovations that may include enhancements of elem

GrantWatch ID#: 132521

Grants to USA and International Nonprofits, Agencies, and For-Profits to Benefit Families, Ch...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and International nonprofit organizations, for-profit entities, and agencies for initiatives to benefit families, children, and communities. Applicants are required to submit an LOI prior to submitting a full proposal. Focus areas include equitable communi

GrantWatch ID#: 133552

Donations and Sponsorships to USA Nonprofits that Focus on Arts, Education, and Literacy

Deadline Ongoing

Donations and sponsorships to USA nonprofits that provide programs and services in the areas of arts, PreK-12 education, and literacy. Funding is intended for both organizations with a national focus and organizations that provide local services. For local organizations

GrantWatch ID#: 134869

Grants to Kansas Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Programs and Projects that Benefit the Loc...

Deadline 10/29/21

Grants of up to $1,000 to Kansas nonprofit organizations in eligible areas for programming and capital projects that enhance the quality of life of local residents. Funding is intended for activities that address community issues and for collaborative projects with othe

GrantWatch ID#: 135993