SLC Arts Offers Three Grant Programs:

Public Art Fellowship – $2,500 Awards
Commissioning New Work | Community Engaging | Artist Initiated
2017 Grant Guidelines | 2017 Application Questions | Online Application to Come: June 2017
For projects taking place January – December 2017
Application Deadline for 2018 projects is 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
2017 Grant Guidelines | 2017 Application Questions | Online Application to Come: June 2017
For projects taking place January – December 2017
Application Deadline for 2018 projects is September 15, 2017!

Community Arts Grant – $300 – $5,000 Awards
Community Art Experiences | Municipality, Library & Non-Profit Initiated
2017 Grant Guidelines | 2017 Printable Application Questions | Online Application to Come: June 2017
For projects taking place January – December 2017
Application Deadline for 2018 projects is 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) | SLC Arts Grant Cycle Timeline

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. 

Thursday, June 1, 11:00 – 12:30
St. Lawrence County Arts Council
41 Elm Street, Room 125; Potsdam

Wednesday, June 7, 10:00 – 11:30
Lewis County Historical Society
7552 South State Street; Lowville

Tuesday, June 13, 10:00 – 11:30
Thousand Islands Arts Center
314 John Street; Clayton

Wednesday, June 21, 2:00 – 3:30
Massena Chamber of Commerce
16 Church Street, Massena

Saturday, June 24, 11:00 – 12:30
North Country Arts Council
52 Public Square, Watertown

Monday, June 26, 3:30 – 5:00
Gouverneur Reading Room (Library)
60 Church Street; Gouverneur

Wednesday, July 5, 11:00 – 12:30
St. Lawrence County Arts Council
41 Elm Street, Room 125; Potsdam

Monday, July 10, 3:00 – 4:30
Ogdensburg Public Library
312 Washington Street, Ogdensburg (Conference Room)

Saturday, July 15, 10:00 – 11:30
Lewis County Historical Society
7552 South State Street; Lowville

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.