SLC Arts Offers Three Grant Programs:

Public Art Fellowship – $2,500 Awards
Commissioning New Work | Community Engaging | Artist Initiated
2018 Grant Guidelines | 2018 Application QuestionsOnline Grant Application
For projects taking place January 01 – December 31, 2018
Application Deadline: September 15, 2017

Teaching Artists’ Fund – $300 – $5,000 Awards
K-12 In-School Projects or After-School/Community-Based Learning | Student-Engaging | Artist/Organization Initiated
2018 Grant Guidelines | 2018 Application Questions | Online Grant Application
For projects taking place January 01 – December 31, 2018
Application Deadline: September 15, 2017

Community Arts Grant – $300 – $5,000 Awards
Community Art Experiences | Municipality, Library & Non-Profit Initiated
2018 Grant Guidelines | 2018 Printable Application QuestionsOnline Grant Application
For projects taking place January 01 – December 31, 2018
Application Deadline: September 15, 2017

Download a printable SUMMARY of our grant programs.

These grant opportunities are made possible with funds from the Decentralization Program, a regrant program of the New York State Council on the Arts, with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature, and administered by the St. Lawrence County Arts Council.

 

Resources for Grant Applicants & Recipients and Other Resources
Budget Worksheet (Community Arts Grant applicants are encouraged to use this Excel template.)
Artist Sample Contract Form | Other Services Sample Contract Form | W-9 Form | Audience Survey Form |
DEC Event Audit Form (Electronically Fillable – Word Format) | DEC Event Audit Form (Printable – PDF Format)

Watch a 20 minute video on applying for grants from SLC Arts!

SLC Arts announces 2017 grant recipients!

See our 2017 Schedule of Community Arts Funded Events & Performances

 

Grant Workshop Schedule:

Please REGISTER in advance for a free workshop near you!

First time applicants MUST attend a workshop before submitting an application. 

Monday, July 17, 3:00 – 4:30pm
Otto’s Abode
6 Hamele Street; Wanakena

Tuesday, July 25, 11:00 – 12:30
Arts Association of Northern New York
119 West Main Street; Sackets Harbor

Tuesday, August 1, 11:00 – 12:30
Northern New York Philanthropy Center
131 Washington Street, Watertown (Room 4)

Thursday, August 10, 2:00 – 3:30
Lyons Falls Library
3918 High Street; Lyons Falls

Saturday, August 12, 10:00 – 11:30
St. Lawrence County Arts Council
41 Elm Street, Room 125; Potsdam


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Search for Other Grant Opportunities

There are many other opportunities available to artists: Discover more at the home page of the New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA).

*NYFA Source is an on-line directory of awards, services, and publications for artists.