The Pennsylvania Council on the Arts Project Stream grant application is now open for applicants to apply. These funds are available through the PCA’s Pennsylvania Partners in the Arts (PPA) program. The PPA program offers opportunities for arts organizations, community-based groups and individual artists to apply for up to $2,500 in funding to support performance activities, exhibitions, and other arts projects that are presented to the public. Funded events must take place between September 1, 2016 and August 31, 2017. The deadline for grant submission is June 20, 2016. Grant applicants in the counties of Armstrong, Bedford, Blair, Cambria, Indiana, Somerset and Westmoreland apply for grant funds through the Pennsylvania Rural Arts Alliance.
Grant Workshops for the 2016-17 Project Stream Application
Grant workshops will be held in several locations in the PRAA region. Attending a grant workshop is a great way to learn the process and to have a “hands-on” session reviewing the application on line. Please register for a workshop by calling the PRAA office at 814-472-3927 or by emailing the PRAA office.
Workshops are scheduled as follows:
Wednesday May 25 – Armstrong County – from 5:00 – 7:00 pm at the Kittanning Library, 280 North Jefferson Street, Kittanning
Thursday May 26 – Cambria County – from 5:30 – 7:30 pm at Bottleworks Ethnic Arts Center, 411 Third Avenue, Johnstown
Thursday June 2 – Blair County – from 5:30 – 7:30 pm at the Hollidaysburg Area Public Library, 1 Furnace Road, Scenic Pine Drive, Hollidaysburg
If you have questions please contact Becky Catelinet, PRAA Executive Director and PPA Coordinator, at the PRAA office or by phoning 814-472-3927.
Project Stream guidelines and grant applications are available online on the PA Council on the Arts website at ppa.eGrant.net. Applications must be submitted electronically through the eGrant system on or before Monday, June 20, 2016.
This webinar will help you with the grant application process: