The 2018 Community Engagement Grants application cycle is currently open. Bronx-based individual artists, artist collectives and arts organizations can apply for funds to support community-based arts and culture projects.
Artists for Community
Bronx-based individual artists are invited to apply for commissioning support in the amount of $2,500 for the creation of a new work in a community setting. An essential element of this funding is the inclusion of community involvement in the development and creative process of the artists’ project.
Deadline: Friday, October 13, 2017 | 11:59 PM
Bronx-based professional and pre-professional artists, artist collectives and Bronx-based 501c3 organizations with an organizational budget below $100,000 are invited to apply for grants of up to $5,000 for high-quality arts projects that contribute to the cultural life of the borough.
Deadline: Friday, October 27, 2017 | 11:59 PM
Community Arts Grant
Bronx-based nonprofit organizations and individual artists working through a fiscal sponsor or in partnership with Bronx-based nonprofit organizations are invited to apply for grants of up to $5,000 for community-based arts projects.
Deadline: Friday, November 17, 2017 | 11:59 PM
Bronx Recognizes Its Own (BRIO)
Applications open October 2, 2017
Bronx Recognizes Its Own (BRIO) provides direct support to individual Bronx artists who create works in the literary, media, visual, and performing arts. Based solely on artistic excellence, BCA awards several BRIO grants of $4,000 to Bronx artists each year. Winners complete a one-time public service activity known as Artists for Community Enrichment (ACE).
Application Opens: Monday, October 2nd, 2017
Deadline: Friday, December 8th, 2017
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