Rutherford County and North Carolina Arts Council
Grants starting at $500 to North Carolina nonprofits, tribal organizations, municipalities, colleges, universities, and libraries to promote access to high-quality arts programs in Rutherford County. The first priority of the grant program is to provide operating or program support to qualified arts organizations, including theaters, symphonies, galleries, art guilds, choral societies, dance companies, folk arts societies, writers groups and arts festivals, among others.
The second priority of the Grassroots Arts subgrant program is to support arts learning and arts in education programs conducted by qualified artists. These can be artist residencies in schools, afterschool or summer camps or adult arts learning classes.
The third priority of Grassroots Arts subgrants is to community, civic and municipal organizations. These programs must be conducted by qualified artists.
Typical uses of Grassroots money include:
-Program expenses such as artists’ fees and travel, space rental, advertising, marketing and publicity, website and electronic media, scripts, costumes, sets, props, music and equipment rental or purchase
-Operating expenses such as salaries, telephone, office supplies, printing, postage, rent, utilities, insurance and equipment rental.
GrantWatch ID#: 147838
Grant amounts range from $500 and up.
All projects must take place between July 1, 2019 and June 29, 2020.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Applications must be mailed or hand delivered to:
255 Callahan Koon Rd.
Spindale, NC 28160
USA: North Carolina: Rutherford County