Amount(s) rewarded. $750 to $3000
Application fee. NA
Who's eligible. According to the grant page, this grant category is for "individual Staten Island artists, collaborative groups of individuals, and community arts and cultural organizations who produce art or cultural programming. All art and artistic cultural disciplines are considered, including music, dance, digital/new media, film/video/animation, folk arts, humanities and cultural studies, interdisciplinary events/festivals, literature, public art, theatre, and performing and visual arts. Arts Education programs offering arts exposure (but not instruction and curriculum-based programs) at Staten Island public schools are eligible, as are programs taking place at senior centers."
The project should be accessible to any member of the community who wishes to partake in the experience. Venues should comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act standards. Virtual programs should provide captioning, subtitles, or ASL interpretation.
First-time applicants are required to attend an application seminar. Projects that address under-resourced communities or artistic disciplines will receive the foremost attention.