Arts Funding

Apply for Funding

UPDATE: FY2017 Art Funding Application Available Friday, March 4, 2016 at 8 a.m.
After successful briefings with Mayor, City Council and the San Antonio Arts Commission, the Department for Culture & Creative Development is pleased to announce the FY2017 Art Funding Process will open on Friday, March 4, 2016 at 8 a.m. The deadline for all application submissions is 4 p.m. on Friday, April 1, 2016.
Core Programs Application Available Deadline to Apply
Cultural Arts Operational Support March 4, 2016 April 1, 2016
Festivals and Community Celebrations March 4, 2016 April 1, 2016
stART Place March 4, 2016 April 1, 2016
Advancement Programs
Artist Re-granting March 4, 2016 April 1, 2016
Technical & Economic Development Assistance 2016 Ongoing By 2nd Friday of each month

FY 17 Arts Funding Public Panel Review Sessions

Category Date Time   Location
stART Place Friday, May 20, 2016 4:00 p.m. Municipal Plaza B Room
Festivals & Community Celebrations Friday, May 20, 2016 5:30 p.m. Municipal Plaza C Room
Live Performances Saturday, May 21, 2016 9:00 a.m. Municipal Plaza B Room
Museums/Visual Arts/Exhibition Institutions Saturday, May 21, 2016 1:00 p.m. Municipal Plaza C Room
Community Based Organizations Sunday, May 22, 2016  10:00 a.m. Municipal Plaza B Room

The B Room and C Room are located in Municipal Plaza, 114 W. Commerce St., 78205. Applicants are not required to attend these sessions, but those who do will not be able to interact with panel members. For more information, call DCCD Contract Officer Juan Hernandez at 210.207.6964.

Click HERE for a list of the FY2017 evaluation panelists. 

Click HERE for a list of the FY2017 panelist assignments.


San Antonio Arts Commission (SAAC) Meeting Schedule for FY 17 Arts Funding

Hearings Date Time Location 
Preliminary Funding Recommendations Saturday, June 4, 2016 9:00 a.m. Culture Commons Gallery 
Preliminary Funding Recommendations (2nd Meeting) Tuesday, July 19, 2016 9:00 a.m. City Council Chambers
Final Funding Recommendations (stART Place Only) Tuesday, June 7, 2016 9:00 a.m. Culture Commons Gallery
Final Funding Recommendations (Operational Support & Festivals) Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2016  9:00 a.m. City Council Chambers

Culture Commons is located inside the Plaza de Armas Building at 115 Plaza de Armas, 78205

City Council Chambers is located inside the Municipal Plaza Building at 114 W. Commerce, 78205

Application System Assistance

Date Time
Tuesday, March 15, 2016 10 a.m., 11 a.m., 2 p.m., 3 p.m.
Wednesday, March 16, 2016 10 a.m., 11 a.m., 2 p.m., 3 p.m.
Tuesday, March 22, 2016 10 a.m., 11 a.m., 2 p.m., 3 p.m.
Wednesday, March 23, 2016 10 a.m., 11 a.m., 2 p.m., 3 p.m.

* All sessions will take place at the Downtown Central Library, located at 600 Soledad. 

Application System Assistance is available to all eligible applicants. Experts will be on hand to guide applicants with registration, system log-in, and ID creating.  Applicants will also be trained on the system’s features and document upload. All attendees are encouraged to bring a flash drive containing electronic copies of the documents (.pdf format) to be uploaded and prepared narratives (MS Word format). 


To RSVP, contact Victoria Garcia at 210-207-8488 or victoria.garcia@sanantonio.gov. For information, contact Laura Nunn at 210-207-6961.

 

Background Color:
 
Background Pattern:
Reset