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Outside Agency Grant Applications Available for Cultural Non-Profit Organizations

12/16/2015

The Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs Department is now accepting applications for the 2016-2018 grant periods. The following grants are available:

  • Outside Agency: This Outside Agency grant is to provide general operational support to cultural non-profit organizations inside Gainesville’s city limits during the funding period of Oct. 1, 2016-Sept. 30, 2018. Established non-profit cultural organizations with a registered 501(c)(3) that contributes to the cultural vitality of the City of Gainesville, produce quality arts and/or cultural activities are eligible. Cultural organizations that are part of education, government or taxing authorities are not eligible. The deadline to apply is 5 p.m. Monday, March 7, 2016.
  • Arts Tag: The purpose of the Florida Arts Tag grant is to provide financial resources for a specific project to arts organizations, programs and activities. It is not the intent of this fund to support general operating expenses for an organization. The funding period is one year from date of approval by the Cultural Affairs Board. Alachua County non-profit cultural organizations with a registered 501(c)(3) are eligible to apply. Cultural organizations that are part of education, government or taxing authorities are not eligible. The deadline to apply is 5 p.m. Tuesday, March 15, 2016.

To review the grant program packages and applications, please visit our website at www.gvlculturalffairs.org, or click here to go directly to the grants page. For more information please contact Maxine Rushing, grants program specialist, at 352-393-8528 or rushingmw@cityofgainesville.org.