Arts Organization Development Grants

Provides arts organization in the SMAC region up to $2,500 in matching funds to  increase their long-term stability and capacity through organizational development and management projects. No cash match required in fiscal year 2021.

Photo of people grouped at tables, discussing with each other. The table we can see the best has a printed text sign on the table that says "Arts Councils". There are approximately 30 people at the workshop, grouped at different tables.

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(July 1, 2020 – June 30, 2021)
FY 2021 Grant Calendar


First-come, first-served monthly deadlines:

  • 1st of each month, January 2021 – April 2021, or until funds are expended
  • Board Action: Next scheduled board meeting
  • Earliest Project Start Date: the first day of the following month

Click here to view a recording of our November 18, 2020 webinar.



(July 1, 2020 – June 30, 2021)


FY 2021 Arts Organization Development Grant Guidelines

FY 2021 General Grant Guidelines (applies to all grant programs)

FY 2021 Application Questions   (editable document for draft writing)

FY 2021 Budget Form (also available within the application)

FY 2021 Scoring Criteria

FY 2021 Final Report Questions (editable document for draft writing)

Video Tutorial for Online Grant System

Grant System Guide for Applicants (PDF)


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Grants Awarded


Grants At A Glance

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