Grant Programs

Art has opportunity. Arts Council Grant Programs

Operating Support Grant: A core mission support grant. Provides unrestricted funding to established non-profit arts organizations for general operations, administration, and programming costs incurred during the grant year.

GO! Arts Program Support Grant: Provides funding for outreach programs that bring the performing, visual, and interdisciplinary arts into traditionally under-served communities of Fort Worth. Grant recipients will demonstrate inclusiveness of racially, culturally, and economically diverse participants as appropriate to the programs. Recipients will also demonstrate a strong commitment to outcome-based goals.

Fort Worth Tourist Public Improvement District (FWTPID) Grant: Administered through the Arts Council of Fort Worth on behalf of Visit Fort Worth, the FWTPID Cultural Initiative Grant provides marketing and promotional funding to arts and cultural organizations which promote and enhance the visibility of Fort Worth as an overnight destination to their patrons.

Mini-Grants: High-impact grant opportunities which are offered outside of the core grant cycle when resources are available.  The intent, eligibility and criteria often change from year-to-year.