Grants to Connecticut nonprofit organizations to support arts programs in eligible locations. Funding is intended to increase access to high-quality arts programming. The goal of the grant program is to create educational opportunities and to expose people of all ages to the arts. Priority will be given to proposals that have a broad reach in the community. Eligible applicants are located in Granby.
Grants may be used for artistic initiatives such as:
Theatrical, dance, and music performances, readings, workshops, classes, or hands-on artistic activities
Seed money to help launch creative new programs
Artistic materials and equipment which support quality programming
Others (see text field entitled "Additional Eligibility Criteria" for clarification)
Additional Eligibility Criteria
Grants are made to Granby nonprofit organizations.
If you have an idea for an innovative program but are not affiliated with a nonprofit organization, please contact the GEF for assistance in finding an appropriate partner.
Grants are not intended to replace or relieve the existing responsibility for public funding of school programs, nor are they intended to replace regular budget growth and maintenance. Grants do not cover field trips or salaries, stipends, or professional development costs for non-profit employees and volunteers.
Grants will be reviewed and awarded on a rolling basis from September 1 to May 31.