City Arts FY18 Grant Application Information and Forms
Click the above links for current schedule, guidelines, and application forms in PDF format. Please note that for the FY 18 grant cycle, all applications, supporting materials, and copies must be submitted in paper format by the applicant. Applicants may also request a copy of the above forms in Word format via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
New applicants must meet with Arts Council staff to be considered for grant funding in FY18. Grant awards are for funding and projects that begin on or after October 1, 2017, and will be completed before July 31, 2018.
Please note that awards are subject to grant program funding by the City of Springfield. The review panel may offer either full funding or partial funding of an applicant’s request. Funding decisions are usually made by mid-September. Please note that Community Arts Access grants have been suspended until further notice due to a lack of funds from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.
The application period for CAA opens July 1, 2017, and the deadline for application submission is Tuesday, August 1, 2017. Application materials may be hand-delivered to our office on the lower level of the Hoogland Center for the Arts before 5:00 p.m. or must be postmarked August 1 to be considered eligible for funding.