Saratoga Arts - Arts Center | Arts Council



Since 1991, Saratoga Arts has awarded nearly $1,015,135 for community-enhancing and life-enriching arts programs in Fulton, Montgomery, and Saratoga Counties.

For the 2015 grant cycle, Saratoga Arts awarded $82,709 to twenty six applicants, including four for arts education programs and two individual artist grants.

Learn more about the History of the Grant Program here.

Saratoga Schools

Saratoga Program for Arts Funding (SPAF)

Arts Education Grants
For Non-Profit Cultural Organizations and Individual Artists in Partnership with a Public School in Saratoga County

Arts Education Grants Details

AE Grants ranging $500-$3,000 are available. AE grants cannot fully fund any project's expenses.

The basic eligibilty requirements:

  • The lead applicant must be an artist or non-profit cultural organization in Saratoga County
  • If a school is interested in partnering with an artist residing outside of Saratoga County, the artist can be fiscally sponsored by an eligible non-profit organization in Saratoga County
  • The partnering school must be a public school
  • Private and parochial schools are ineligible to apply
  • The proposed project must include three contact sessions between an artist, certified arts teacher, and the same core group of students





Questions? Contact Sharon Wait, Grants Administrator,, 518-584-4132.












2015 Community Arts Grants Program Recipients Map





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