Outside Agency Grant Applications for Cultural Non-Profit Organizations Available Feb. 1


The Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs Department is accepting applications for the Fiscal Years 2019 and 2020 grant periods.

The purpose of the Outside Agency Grant is to provide general operational support to cultural non-profit organizations that are within the city limits of Gainesville, Florida.

Established, registered 501(c)(3) cultural organizations that contribute to the cultural vitality of the City of Gainesville, and produce quality arts and/or cultural activities are eligible to apply. Cultural organizations that are part of education, government or taxing authorities are not eligible.

The grant is awarded for a two-year funding period, Oct. 1, 2018-Sept. 30, 2020. The application deadline is 5 p.m. Thursday, March 1, 2018.

To review and download the grant program package and application, please visit

For additional information, please contact Maxine Rushing, grants specialist, at or 352-393-8528.