Grants

 

PLEASE NOTE: The 2014 cycle has closed and applications have been processed. Please check back in July 2014 for information on the 2015 grant cycle.

 

The Arts Center of the Capital Region offers grant opportunities for both individual artists and organizations.

For information on grants for individual artists, please click here.

For information on grants for artists in schools, please click here.

For information on grants for organizations, please click here.

For more information and technical assistance with grants, please contact Sunny DaSilva at sunny@artscenteronline.org.

 

2014 Grant Recipients

The Arts Center of the Capital Region is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2014 Community Arts, Arts in Education, and Individual Artist DEC Grants.  Each year The Arts Center delivers grants to over thirty individual artists and non-profit organizations to create high quality arts and culture programs that engage the communities within Albany, Rensselaer and Schenectady Counties.

This year’s awards total nearly $80,000. The Arts Center is proud to be able to provide this valuable resource through a partnership with the New York State Council on the Arts (NYSCA) re-grant program. The winners will utilize funding to grow professionally and to enhance the cultural climate in communities and neighborhoods in our region.

 

Community Arts
440 State Street (ElectriCity Arts District)
Albany Area Senior Orchestra
Albany Barn, Inc
Altamont Free Library
Center for Disability Services
East Greenbush Community Library
Electronic Body Arts, Inc.
Grafton Community Library
Hamilton Hill Arts Center
Hindu Temple Society of Capital District
Holding Our Own
Independent Living Center
Nassau Free Library
Ne’imah Jewish Community Chorus
Our Own Productions
Pallavi of the Capital District
Rising Action Interactive Theater Group
Roarke Center
Robert & Dorothy Ludwig Jewish Community Center of Schenectady
Schenectady County Community College Foundation, Inc.
Sunnyview Hospital and Rehabilitation Center Foundation
Theater Voices
Troy Children’s Chorus at First United Presbyterian Church
Troy Public Library
Upstate Artist Guild, Inc.
 

 

Arts in Education
Tech Valley High School
Watervliet Elementary School
Castleton Elementary School
Delaware Community School
Abram Lansing School
 

 

Individual Artists
Danielle Charlestin
Mary Kate McCarty
Sa’eed Sharif Torres

 

Deadline: October 1, 2013

Individual Artist Commissions

Grants For Individual Artists — Deadline: October 1, 2013 at 5:00 PM

CLOSED FOR 2014, CHECK BACK IN JULY 2014 FOR THE 2015 CYCLE.

Individual Artist Commissions are grant opportunities for individual artists. We will be awarding three grants of $2,500 for community arts and culture projects.

Please see the individual artist grant page for more details.

Community Arts Grants and Arts Education Grants

Grants For Organizations — Deadline: October 1, 2013 at 5:00 PM

CLOSED FOR 2014, CHECK BACK IN JULY 2014 FOR THE 2015 CYCLE.

Organizations in Albany, Rensselaer and Schenectady Counties may be eligible for grant funding through our Community Arts Grants or Arts Education Grant programs.

Please see the organization grant page for more information.