Grant Applications

United Arts Council Grant Deadlines Approach

The United Arts Council of Catawba County has announced deadlines for its spring grant opportunities for nonprofit organizations, artists, and students.

Projects Pool Grants proposals will be due in the United Arts Council office on Friday, March 24, 2017, at 5 pm.  Projects Pool grants are for nonprofit organizations planning new cultural projects that will take place in Catawba County between July 1, 2017 and June 30, 2018.  Funds must be matched dollar for dollar by the applicant.

Innovative Artist Grant proposals are also due in the UACCC office on March 24, 2017, at 5 pm and are for individual artists or arts organizations planning new projects that benefit the citizens of Catawba County.

Applications for the Edna Bost Barringer Young Artist Award are due on Friday, March 31, 2017, at 5 pm.  This award is for young people age 21 years old and under who plan to continue studies in the Visual and Literary Arts.  This award alternates each year between the Performing Arts and Visual and Literary Arts.

Grant recipients will be recognized at the Annual Meeting of the United Arts Council, which will be on Tuesday evening, May 23, 2017, beginning at 5:30 pm in the Keiser Community Room, West Wing, SALT Block.  The public is invited to attend.

For more information, applications and guidelines, please call Kathryn Greathouse, Executive Director of the United Arts Council at 828-324-4906 x 302 or visit the Grants and Scholarships page on this site.  Click here.