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Arts Innovator Micro Grant

Arts Innovator Microgrant Fund

This grant allows individual artists of all media and backgrounds to receive funding for smaller projects on a one-
time basis by offering one-time grants up to $500.

Join Arts Connection and help us build this important resource for the arts community – either as a microgrant sponsor or applicant. Together, we will lead the way for change!

Program Funding Goals

Proposed projects should demonstrate innovative thinking and creative, arts-based approaches to advance an individual, local, or community identified goal.

Artists

Artists of all medium and backgrounds are welcome and encouraged to apply. Proposed projects do not have to be completed with this funding. Projects do not have to be new and they do not need to be large in scope, but they should demonstrate impact on the community served or the artistic practice in focus. For example, proposed projects might be single events, a series; or include mentoring or professional research. The amount of grants available is based on the amount of donations we receive. 

Go, Be Creative.

For more information about the Arts Innovator Micro-Grant, contact Arts Connection staff at info@artsconnectionnetwork.org or 909-381-1900

Applications

Applications for this program are now closed. Please check back in early January 2021 for the next round of funding.

Two Ways To Submit

Submit Online

Complete and submit the Micro-Grant Application online by clicking the button below.

Submit Via US Mail

Click the button below, print and complete the application form, and mail to the following address:
Arts Connection – 5500 University Parkway VA 308 San Bernardino, CA 92407
For more information about the Arts Innovator Micro-Grant, contact Arts Connection staff at info@artsconnectionnetwork.org or 909-381-1900

Become a Sponsor

These microgrants will support San Bernardino County artists to continue creating or working on career focused goals or starting new, innovative projects that may never happen without your generosity. Donations can be of any amount and donations of less than the average $500 micro grant will be combined with others. To ensure we identify the correct number of artist recipients, all donations must be received by March of every year before the awards are made. All sponsors will be recognized on the Arts Connection Website and at the micro grant awards event scheduled in April of every year..

To sponsor a micro grant, simply send a check in any amount to: Arts Connection 5500 University Parkway VA 308 San Bernardino, CA 92407 Please be sure your check is made out to Arts Connection and includes a notation it is to be used for the Micro Grant Fund.
To make an online donation to this program you can donate here:

 
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