Arts Council seeks grant applications


Applications now are available for the City of Evanston's Cultural Fund Grant Program.

Evanston not-for-profit arts organizations whose primary mission is to provide performing, visual or literary arts programs or services may apply for a general operating support grant of up to $1,000 from the Cultural Fund Grant Program.

Guidelines and the application form are now available online.

This grant program is administered by the Cultural Arts Division, a division of the City of Evanston's Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department, and the Evanston Arts Council.

The Arts Council strongly encourages the development of broader participation by Evanston’s diverse cultural community through collaborative efforts among artists, arts organizations and the greater community.

A free grant writing technical assistance workshop will be held at 5 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 14, in Room 106 at the Noyes Cultural Arts Center 927 Noyes St.. Application must be received by 5 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 4.

Upon request, printed copies of the guidelines and application form are available by contacting the Cultural Arts Division.

This program is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council, a state agency.

For more information, please call the City of Evanston Cultural Arts Division at 847/448-8260.

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