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SARATOGA ARTS' COMMUNITY ARTS GRANTS

 

Since 1991, Saratoga Arts has awarded close to $1,350,000 for community-enhancing and life-enriching arts programs in Fulton, Montgomery, and Saratoga Counties.

For the 2018 grant cycle, Saratoga Arts has awarded $103,800!


NEED HELP WITH YOUR APPLICATION?

Saratoga Arts Provides Grant Writing Assistance to Current Applicants!

Application Review Deadline (Optional): October 5, 2018


QUICK LINKS

Sample: Letter of Intent
Brainstorming Worksheet
Promoting Your Grant-Funded Event

Final Report Forms:


Saratoga Arts' Community Arts Grants are made possible with funding by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.

Arts Education Grants

ARTS EDUCATION GRANTS

We are pleased to announce a new and exciting addition to the Arts Education Grant Funding Category!

In addition to funding short term residencies taking place in prek-12 public school settings, artists and organizations can now apply for AE funding to support AE residencies for youth or seniors taking place in community-based settings!

In-School Arts Education Grants & In-the-Community-based Arts Education Grants ranging $500-$3,000 are available to eligible Fulton, Montgomery, & Saratoga Counties-based non-profit cultural organizations and individual artists.

In-School Arts Education Grants

The basic eligibilty requirements:

  • The residency will take place in a prek-12 public school during or after school hours
  • The lead applicant must be an artist or non-profit cultural organization
  • The proposed project must include three contact sessions between an artist and the same core group of students
     

2019 Arts Education In-School Arts Education Guidelines (PDF)
2019 Arts Education In-School Arts Education Application (WORD)
2019 Arts Education In-School Arts Education Budget (EXCEL)

Letter of Intent: September 14, 2018
Application Preview: October 5, 2018
Application: October 26, 2018
 


In-the-Community-Based Arts Education Grants

  • The residency will take place at a community-based setting (i.e. library, senior center, community center, etc.)
  • The lead applicant must be an artist or non-profit cultural organization
  • The proposed project must include three contact sessions between an artist and the same core group of youth or senior-aged students

 

2019 Arts Education Community-Based Guidelines (PDF)
2019 Arts Education Community-Basd Application (WORD)
2019 Arts Education Community Based Budget (EXCEL)

Letter of Intent: September 14, 2018
Application Preview: October 5, 2018
Application: October 26, 2018

 


Example Arts Education Grants:

Friends of Fort Plain Mosaic Mural, Phase 2

Awardee organization, Friends of Fort Plain, in partnership with Artist, Linda Biggers and Harry Hoag Elementary School, were awarded a 2016 Arts Education Grant inthe amount of $3,000 for a mosaic mural focusing on mosaic art and the history of Fort Plain.

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Saratoga Arts' Grant-Funded Events Happening Near You!

All grant-funded programs are open to the public and take place in communities all over Saratoga, Fulton, & Montgomery Counties.  

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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