|Mini-Grants||Eligible: cultural events by nonprofit organizations based in Lake, Osceola and Orange counties that have presented at least one year of programming||• Guidelines • Budget Form • Budget Glossary||5 pm Aug 3, Feb 1 for projects starting one month later.|
|Diversity in the Arts Funding||Eligible: Cultural organizations led by people of color that have not been funded by United Arts in the last three years||• Guidelines
• Guidelines (Español)
|5 pm March 8, 2021|
|Diversity & Accessibility Grants||Eligible: cultural organizations based in Lake, Osceola and Orange counties that have presented at least three years of programming||• Guidelines • Budget Form • Sample Audience Survey||Applications are no longer being accepted; funding for FY21 has been exhausted. Future funding is TBD|
|Orange County Venue Subsidy Grants||Eligible: cultural organizations that are renting space at a venue in Orange County for an exhibition or performance
Applications are no longer being accepted; funding for FY21 has been exhausted. Future funding is TBD.
|Front Yard Festival Grants||Eligible: cultural organizations based in Orange County and/or City of Orlando that are utilizing the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts’ Front Yard Festival outdoor event venue||• Guidelines||Rolling deadline: first-come, first-served until funding is exhausted.|
|Operating Support Grants||FY22 application and guidelines to be updated by April 30, 2021.||• FY21 Guidelines||TBA|
|Arts and Culture Access Funding – Organizations||Eligible: current organization grantees, with arts education programs for schools. New programs can be posted year-round but most funding is decided in late summer.||• Guidelines||5 pm Mon June 15, 2020 – returning applicants must submit major program changes for school year 2019-20, and any new programs (post your program on UAArtsEd.com then apply for funding using this link).
The application is available year-round for new applicants.
5 pm Mon Aug 3, 2020 – updates to lesson plans and Lunsford forms.
|Arts and Culture Access Funding – Teachers||Eligible: Teachers in Lake, Orange, Osceola or Seminole counties to fund programs from UAArtsEd.com for their class. Funding is LIMITED and runs out fast. Book early!||• Guidelines||Available all school year (starting in August) – once funding is gone, you can purchase a program.|
For United Arts Grants Programs
Rafael Torres (Operating Support, Diverse Programming Grant, Arts & Culture Access Grant – Organizations)
Manager, Grants & Arts Education
Main 407.628.0333 x232
Matthew Kopkin (Mini-Grants, Arts & Culture Access Grant – Teachers)
Grants & Arts Education Coordinator
Main 407.628.0333 x228
Application System Instructional Videos
Panelist Nomination Form – Nominate yourself (and learn more about the panel process), or email Rafael@UnitedArts.cc to suggest a person with arts and/or business expertise for United Arts grants panels.
Grant Writer Referrals – Interested in helping arts nonprofits write grant applications? United Arts will keep a list of potential grant writers. Send resume showing grant writing / nonprofit experience to Rafael@UnitedArts.cc.
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