Project Support Grant Workshops and Application Deadline

Mandatory workshops scheduled for Thursday, February 25, 2016

Application deadline: 5 pm on Friday, April 1, 2016

ArtsGreensboro announced today the opening of its 2016-2017 Project Support Grant program. These one-year, competitive grants are for arts organizations or individual artists (working with a fiscal sponsor) with arts projects commencing on or after July 1, 2016.

Project Support Grants invest in high-quality art experiences that further one or more of ArtsGreensboro’s strategic priorities:

  • Access: Increase community access to the arts, and ensure rich diversity, sustainability, and growth of arts resources;
  • Economic vitality: Support economic vitality and position Greensboro as a cultural destination by recognizing innovation and excellence in creativity; and
  • Arts education: Foster life-long learning in and through the arts.

Applicants must demonstrate how their projects will engage and impact the community. Grant applications may be downloaded at, and are due to ArtsGreensboro no later than 5 pm on Friday, April 1, 2016.

Organizations and artists interested in applying should attend one of two Project Support Grant Workshops hosted by ArtsGreensboro on Thursday, February 25, 2016:

  • 9:30 – 10:30 am: Orientation Room (Room 203), Greensboro Cultural Center, 200 North Davie Street, Greensboro, NC 27401
  • 12:30 – 1:30 pm: Theatre, Caldcleugh Multicultural Center, 1700 Orchard Street, Greensboro, NC 27406

If applicants cannot attend one of these workshops, they must contact ArtsGreensboro Development Manager Chip Berry at 336-373-7523, x243, or at before submitting their application. For more information about the Project Support Grant program, please visit