Communities Thrive Organizational Project Grant | Call for Applications
deadline May 7
sponsored by BOPA and Maryland State Arts Council
The Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts (BOPA) announces the Communities Thrive Organizational Project Grant to support small and mid-sized arts organizations in the production and presentation of artistic works accessible to the general public within the City of Baltimore. The grant supports the production of projects in the arts and culture disciplines of performing arts, media arts, visual arts, literary arts, and on-line arts projects. Applicants may apply for a $5,000 or $10,000 project for FY22 (defined as arts activities taking place in Baltimore City between July 1, 2021 and June 30, 2022). Applications are open now and due by Friday, May 7, 2021.
The Communities Thrive Organizational Project Grant is made possible with the support of the Maryland State Arts Council.
The Communities Thrive Organizational Project Grant supports — in whole or in part — specific arts projects that demonstrate originality, vision and benefit or interest to the community. Submissions are evaluated and scored by a panel of independent arts and culture professionals, appointed through open nominations and serving for specific grant programs and cycles. More information about applicant eligibility, application process, and selection criteria is available here.
Application Opens: Monday, April 12, 2021
Application Closes: Friday, May 7, 2021
Review Period: Monday, May 7 – Saturday, May 15, 2021
Applicants Notified: Tuesday, June 1, 2021
Final Reports Due: Wednesday, June 1, 2022
Technical Support & Info Session
BOPA’s Arts Council will be hosting a virtual info session on Wednesday, April 14, at 3pm via Zoom. Registration is required. The link is below.
Communities Thrive Organizational Project Grant Info Session
Date: Wednesday, April 14, 2021
Time: 3 p.m. / Event Link
For more information or requests for paper applications please reach out to Jocquelyn Downs at Jdowns@promotionandarts.org. Paper applications can be mailed to:
BOPA Atten: Jocquelyn Downs, 10 East Baltimore Street, 10th Floor, Baltimore, MD, 21202.
For more information on the Communities Thrive Organizational Project Grant visit www.promotionandarts.org.