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SARATOGA ARTS' COMMUNITY ARTS GRANTS

Since 1991, Saratoga Arts has awarded just over $1,146,000 for community-enhancing and life-enriching arts programs in Fulton, Montgomery, and Saratoga Counties.

For the 2017 grant cycle, Saratoga Arts is awarding $100,800!


NEED HELP WITH YOUR APPLICATION?

Saratoga Arts Provides Grant Writing Assistance to Current Applicants!

Application Review Deadline: October 12, 2016


QUICK LINKS

Sample: Letter of Intent
Brainstorming Worksheet
Promoting Your Grant-Funded Event

Final Report Forms:


Saratoga Arts' Community Arts Grants are made possible with funding by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.

Artist Grants

ARTIST GRANTS
Artist Grants in the amount of $2,500 are awarded directly to individual artists for the creation of new work that reflects and engages local community life or culture.

Basic Eligibiity Requirements:

  • Request Is For New Work In 2017
  • Proof of Residency in Fulton, Montgomery, or Saratoga County
  • Strong Connection To Community
     

2017 ARTIST GRANT GUIDELINES (PDF)

2017 ARTIST GRANT APPLICATION (WORD)

Letter of Intent: September 15, 2016

Application Preview: October 12, 2016

Application: October 30, 2016

 


PREVIOUSLY FUNDED ARTIST GRANTS

Mary Cuffe Perez, Writer, What We Keep, $2,500
What We Keep, the artist wrote stories from interviews with residents of Maplewood Manor Nursing Home, Ballston Spa, NY, focusing on a life episode inspired by a keepsake - an object, a song, or simply a vivid memory. The stories were printed in a booklet accompanied by the storytellers' photographs and read at Maplewood Manor, Brookside Museum and other locations.
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Julie Takacs, Visual Artist, Painting Montgomery County, $2,500
An intensive study of watercolor painting of natural subjects in the Montgomery County region in 2015.
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Terry Conrad, Visual Artist, Adirondack Forum, $2,500
Adirondack Forum: A collapsible venue composed of a connected ring of ten Adirondack Chairs. The venue is a place for workshops, storytelling, and presentations by experts in the field.The forum will be constructed from found materials around Saratoga County.
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Saratoga Arts' Grant-Funded Events Happening Near You!

All grant-funded programs are open to the public and take place in communities all over Saratoga, Fulton, & Montgomery Counties.  

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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