Apply today for 2015 Tacoma Arts Projects grants

The City of Tacoma is accepting applications for 2015 Arts Projects grants, which range from $1,000 to $5,000 and support Tacoma-based community projects that focus on the arts.

Funded events must take place between Jan. 1 and Dec. 31, 2015. Eligibility extends to private non-profit agencies with a 501(c) designation; organized groups of community volunteers, such as a business district or neighborhood council with an advisory body, business license, and organizational bank account; and educational institutions or for-profit businesses wishing to produce not-for-profit arts functions. Applicants are required to have offices within Tacoma or, if they have no office, a majority of the applicant’s activities must take place within Tacoma city limits.

Guidelines, applications, and complete details are available online here.

Applicants are encouraged to attend a free explanatory workshop on Thurs., Oct. 9, between 12 p.m. and 1:30 p.m., at the Tacoma Municipal Building North, 728 St. Helens Ave., Room 16, in downtown Tacoma.

The deadline expires on Fri., Oct. 31, at 5 p.m. More information is available online here.

To read the Tacoma Daily Index‘s complete and comprehensive coverage of City of Tacoma Arts Projects funding, click on the following links: