Council on Culture and Arts (COCA)
09/02/19 5:00 PM
Grants starting at $5,000 to Leon County and Tallahassee, Florida nonprofit organizations to purchase, upgrade, build, or equip cultural facilities. Funding is intended for the renovation, new construction, equipping, or acquisition of buildings that are used for arts and culture, such as auditoriums and museums. Applicants must own or lease the building.
The purpose of the program is capital improvement that is defined as an addition or renovation of a permanent structural improvement or the restoration of some aspect of a property that will either enhance the property's overall value or increases its useful life.
A Cultural Facility is a building that shall be used primarily for the programming, production, presentation, exhibition, or any combination of those functions of any of the arts and cultural disciplines including, but perhaps not limited to: music, dance, theater, creative writing, literature, architecture, painting, sculpture, folk arts, photography, crafts, media arts, visual arts, programs of museums, historical sites, and historical/heritage facilities.
GrantWatch ID#: 171309
There is no maximum funding request for the FY19 Cultural Facilities Matching Grant Program. The minimum allowable funding request is $5,000. Funding Request must be no greater than 50% of the total eligible budget costs for the project.
All new requests will be single-phase projects, which are defined as those which will be completed within 21 months after grant funds are available.
Grant period extensions may be requested by the applicant. An extension of the completion date must be requested at least 30 days prior to the end of the grant period. COCA may approve extensions not to exceed 120 days for any project unless the Grantee can clearly demonstrate extenuating circumstances
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Send applications and direct questions to:
Dr. Kevin Carr, Grants Program Manager
Council on Culture & Arts
816 South Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Tallahassee FL 32301
USA: Florida: Leon County or the City of Tallahassee
Fundraising opportunity for USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations to host a jazz concert held in honor of their organization or cause. Applicants must contact the funding source prior to applying. In addition to funds raised through concert ticket sales
Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to reduce social inequality and promote solutions to the climate crisis. Eligible programs will address the areas of racial and economic justice, corporate and political accountability; voice, creativity, and culture; and an inclusi
Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for projects that benefit women and girls. The purpose of this grant program is to effect social change and promote gender equality. Grant funds may be used to support existing or new programs. Eligible applicants must work within t
Grants to USA, Canada, and International independent filmmakers for feature-length documentary films in development stage to post-production. Funding is intended to support independent, nonfiction films that demonstrate effective storytelling, feasibility and originalit
Grant to a USA nonprofit organization to improve healthcare among underserved populations. Applicants are advised to verify or create the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. The purpose of the program is to educate mental health professionals ab
Grant of $9,500 to a USA, Canada, or International graduate psychology student for research and demonstration projects that foster understanding of the relationship between self-identity and scholastic achievement, primarily for children in kindergarten through eighth g
Grants to USA, Mexico, and Haiti nonprofits, for-profit organizations, and government entities for programs and services that improve the quality of life for underserved children. Focus areas include working families, equitable communities, and thriving children. The Fu
Grants to USA colleges, universities, and nonprofit media arts organizations for film fellowships and scholarships. Funding is intended to support film projects by students and fellows in the early stages of their careers. Films can be comprised of, but are not limited,
Donations to USA nonprofit organizations for programming support for arts, pre-K-12 education, and literacy programs across the country. In addition, sponsorship opportunities are provided to USA for-profit and nonprofit organizations focusing on literacy, the arts, a
Grants of up to $2,000 to Alabama, Washington, D.C., Georgia, Florida, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, and Virgin Islands libraries and other qualifying organizations to support health information e