North Country
Arts Recovery Fund

A subgranting program for Local Arts Agencies through the National Endowment for the Arts American Rescue Plan 

North Country Arts Recovery Fund grants support eligible organizations and jobs in the arts sector that have been impacted by the Coronavirus pandemic. This grant funding is provided through the National Endowment for the Arts American Rescue Plan (NEA ARP) Subgranting for Local Arts Agencies program and is administered by the St. Lawrence County Arts Council, SLC Arts.

Applicant Resources

Read the Grant Guidelines for All Applicants

Start your application with the application questions:

Individual Artist Grant Printable Application Questions

Organization Grant Printable Application Questions

How much will it cost to do what you want to do? Start crunching the numbers:

North Country Arts Recover Fund Subgranting Budget Worksheet (Required: Organizations ONLY)

All applicants must agree to abide by the terms listed in Appendix C

Applications will only be accepted on the Submittable.com application portal.

Deadline: May 31, 2022, 11:59 PM

Applications submitted after the deadline or in any other form will not be considered.

To begin your application, create an account on Submittable.com.
To reset your password, or any other questions about the functionality of the Submittable.com platform should be directed to the Submittable.com helpdesk. 

Upcoming Info Sessions

Free, informational sessions are scheduled, for April and May, to give applicants an opportunity to review guidelines and ask questions.  Virtual workshops will use the Zoom platform; live workshops will meet at the Creative Spirt Arts Center, 6 Raymond Street, Potsdam.   Please click/tap on the date to REGISTER IN ADVANCE.  

Subgrantee (Recipient) Responsibilities & Resources:

Credit the grant correctly:

“[Organization Name] is supported in part by American Rescue Plan funding, through SLC Arts, which receives support for the National Endowment for the Ats, a federal agency.”

Notify SLC Arts as soon as possible if any changes need to be made to your program.

All grant recipients must fill out a W-9 Form

Survey your audience (not required, but encouraged): Audience Survey Form

Submit a final report. We will post the final report link in July.