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2020 Community Arts Grants Cycle

September 19, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Brooklyn Arts Council
20 Jay Street, Suite 616
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
(718) 625-0080

DEADLINE: Applications are due by Thursday, September 19, 2019 at 11:59 pm (EST). 

 

Brooklyn Arts Council (BAC) will host summer Info Sessions for their 2020 Community Arts Grants in the lead up to the application deadline. Artists, collectives, and nonprofit organizations are invited to apply for up to $5,000 to support artistic or cultural projects taking place across Brooklyn in 2020. Attendance at an Info Session is required for new applicants and those who haven’t received funding since 2017. Listings are included below for sessions across Brooklyn.

 

GRANT OPPORTUNITIES

  • Local Arts Support: Brooklyn-based artists, artist collectives and non-profit organizations are invited to apply for up to $5,000 to Local Arts Support to support projects in all disciplines occurring in Brooklyn throughout 2020.
  • Brooklyn Arts Fund: Brooklyn-based artists, artist collectives and non-profit organizations are invited to apply for up to $5,000 to the Brooklyn Arts Fund to support projects in all disciplines occurring in Brooklyn throughout 2020.
  • Charlene Victor & Ella J. Weiss Cultural Entrepreneur Fund: Brooklyn-based women artists and arts administrators are invited to apply to the Charlene Victor & Ella J. Weiss Cultural Entrepreneur Fund for up to $2,500 to support professional development opportunities.

 

2020 GRANT INFO SESSIONS

DUMBO  |  Brooklyn Arts Council  RSVP
July 11 | 5:30-7:00 PM

Brownsville  |  The Greg Jackson Center for Brownsville  RSVP
July 15 | 4:30-6:00 PM

Bedford-Stuyvesant  |  Restoration Plaza  RSVP
July 18 | 2:00-3:30 PM

Midwood  |  Brooklyn Public Library, Midwood Branch  RSVP
July 22 | 11:00 AM-12:30 PM

Flatbush  |  Flanbwayan Haitian Literacy Project  RSVP
July 24 | 11:00 AM-12:30 PM // Joint Info Session with Department of Cultural Affairs, suggested attendance for nonprofit organizations

Bushwick  |  Brooklyn Public Library, Bushwick Branch  RSVP
August 1 | 11:00 AM-12:30 PM

Sunset Park  |  Brooklyn Public Library, Sunset Park Branch  RSVP
August 5 | 11:00 AM-12:30 PM

East New York  |  ARTs East New York  RSVP
August 7 | 4:30-6:00 PM

DUMBO  |  Brooklyn Arts Council  RSVP
August 15 | 11:00 AM-4 PM // Technical Assistance Office Hours, NOT an Info Session

Cypress Hills  |  Brooklyn Public Library, Arlington Branch  RSVP
August 19 | 2:00-3:30 PM

Fort Greene  |  UrbanGlass  RSVP
August 22 | 2:00-3:30 PM

Downtown Brooklyn |  The Actors Fund Arts Center  RSVP
August 26 | 3:00-4:30 PM