The Arlington Commission for the Arts administers the grants program for Arlington County's artists and arts organizations. The Arlington County Policy for the Support of Arts Organizations and Artists (as approved by the Arlington County Board on December 8, 1990) describes eligibility for the program, application procedures and criteria for evaluation.
The FY 2015 Arlington County Cultural Affairs Grant Program will open on November 18, 2013 at
6 PM. The applications are available at the “GO” On-line grant management system: arlington.culturegrants.org/
Applicants new to the “GO” systems need to register under Sign Up on the homepage.
Returning applicants may Log In with the same username and password set up at registration.
SAVE THE DATES:
The deadline to submit grant applications is Jan. 15, 2014
FY2015 Grant Guidelines
Arlington County Supported Arts Groups and Artisphere FAQ's
To ensure the efficient and effective administration of the arts grants program and to assist arts organization in the grants process, Arlington Cultural Affairs will sponsor Arts Grants Workshops that provide an overview of the FY 2015 Arts Grants Program and step-by-step directions for completing an application using the "GO" online software. It is mandatory that all new applicants attend one of the following workshops:
Grant Preparation Assistance and Workshops:
- Saturday, December 7, 2013, 12:00-2:00 pm *Space and Services ONLY*
- Saturday, December 7, 2013, 3:00-5:00 pm *Cultural Grants*
- Tuesday, December 10, 2013, 7:00-9:00 pm *Spotlight Grants*
- Wednesday, December 11, 2013, 7:00-9:00 pm *Cultural Grants*
- Thursday, December 12, 2013, 7:00-9:00 pm *Space and Services ONLY*
- Saturday, December 14, 2013, 12:00-2:00 pm *Spotlight Grant*
All workshops will be held at 3700 South Four Mile Run Drive, Arlington, VA 22206. Room #139. Registration is required. To register please e-mail Joan M Lynch.
Applications for outdoor festivals previously administered by Arlington Cultural Affairs are now coordinated by Arlington County's Special Events Coordinator.
Download the Special Events Application
Contact: email@example.com, Tel: 703-228-1876.
Grant Policies and Forms
What is a Arlington County Supported Arts Group (PDF)
Who's Who in Arlington Cultural Affairs (PDF)
Theater Rules (PDF)
Arlington County Facility Surcharge Policy (PDF)
Scene Shop Policy (PDF)
Costume Collection Rental Policy (PDF)
Arlington County Hold Harmless Agreement Form (PDF)
Studio Request Form
Event Tracking Form
Theater Request Form
Ticket Income Report Form
Subscription Income Report Form
Class Income Report Form
Space Request Form (PDF)
Truck Request Form
Scene Shop Request Form
Past Grants Awarded
FY12 Grant Awards
FY2011 Challenge Grant Awards List of 2007-2011 grants