Art has a process. Deadlines + Resources

FY2018 Mandatory Applicant Information Session will be Thursday, August 3, 2017
10 – 11 a.m. | Fort Worth Community Arts Center (1300 Gendy Street, Fort Worth, TX 76107)
Applications and award reporting for grant support from the Arts Council of Fort Worth must be submitted via the online grants portal.
Applicants are assumed to have read and understood the annual Grant Guidebook* before applying for grants each year.
*The current Grant Guidebook is for the 2016-2017 grant cycle. The 2017-2018 Grant Guidebook is coming soon!

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New applicant organizations must register on the online grants portal to apply for funding.

2017 Funding Year 

CLOSED: General Operating Support and Neighborhood Arts Program Support Applications

CLOSED: Mini-grant: Capacity Building Support Application


Mini-Grant: Capacity Building Support Report Deadlines

For information about the Mini-grant: Capacity Building Support click HERE.

Important Dates

Mini-Grant: Capacity Building Application Open
February 16, 2017

Mini-Grant: Capacity Building Application Deadline
March 9, 2017

Mini-Grant: Capacity Building Final Report Deadline
December 31, 2017

Operating Support and Neighborhood Arts Program Support Report Deadlines

Important Dates

Quarterly Report Deadlines (Operating Support and Neighborhood Arts Program Support)
1st Quarter: April 7, 2017
2nd Quarter: July 7, 2017
3rd Quarter: October 9, 2017
4th Quarter: January 8, 2018
Final Report Deadline (Operating and Neighborhood Arts Program)
January 8, 2018

*All weekend deadlines are moved to the following Monday

2018 Funding Year

Important Dates

2017-2018 Grant Guidebook Available
July 2017

2017-2018 Grant Application Open
August 1, 2017

2017-2018 Mandatory Applicant Information Session
August 3, 2017, 10:00 – 11:00 a.m.

2017-2018 Grant Application and Audiovisuals Due
September 15, 2017, 4:00 p.m.



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