The Newport Beach City Arts Commission invites arts organizations offering cultural arts programs for Newport Beach residents and visitors to apply for 2020/2021 Newport Beach Cultural Arts Grants available through the City Arts Commission.
With COVID-19 restrictions on public gatherings, arts organizations are strongly encouraged to submit proposals utilizing 2020-21 Cultural Arts Grand funds for virtual programming.
The sum of $30,000 is provided annually for specific cultural or artistic planning or projects as approved by the City Council.
Cultural Arts Grants will be awarded to qualified arts organizations with strong projects that enhance arts education and community programs for the citizens of Newport Beach. Successful applicants must propose projects/programs for funding that directly benefit children, youth, adults and seniors living in Newport Beach, as well as schools within the City’s geographic boundaries. Applicants must also be able to document need, quantifiable success, a realistic budget and an implementation plan.
View application and requirements here
Email or deliver to the Cultural Arts Office by 4 p.m. on January 11, 2021.