Community Arts Grants fund projects that are open to the community they serve and allow the citizens of that community to interact directly with art. Applicants can apply for Community Arts Grants of up to $5,000 to execute their project. Projects must be accessible to all and creatively connect community and art.
Our application platform allows you to save your progress and return to your application at anytime. However, due to the limitations in our application platform, applicants can only view one section of the application at a time while applying. If you would like to view the Community Arts Grant Application in its entirety, you are welcome to click the link below to download a PDF of the Community Arts Grant.
*NOTE*: Preview copies of the Community Arts Grant Application are provided only as a curtesy to applicants. Paper applications or PDF applications submitted via mail, in person, or through email will not be accepted. Only applications submitted through the official online application portal will be accepted.
WHO CAN APPLY FOR A COMMUNITY ARTS GRANT?
1. A 501(c)(3) or New York State non-profit organization with an active board of trustees either incorporated in NY state or registered to do business in NY State located in Fulton, Montgomery, or Saratoga County.2. A government or quasi-governmental entity, or tribal organization located in Fulton, Montgomery, or Saratoga County.
HOW DO I APPLY FOR A COMMUNITY ARTS GRANT?
Below is a list of the main materials and documents you will be asked to provide during the application process. Please upload documents in PDF or excel format. For a more detailed description of required documents, please consult the Community Arts Grants Guidelines.
Documents (Of the Applicant Organization or Fiscal Sponsor)
Project Support Materials
Saratoga Arts' programs are made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of the Office of the Governor and the New York State Legislature.