Grants

Applications for community grants will be available Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017.
cityofbeaverton.submittable.com/submit

The Beaverton Arts Program provides financial support for non-profit visual, written and performing arts organizations who serve the Beaverton community. All events or activities funded by either opportunity must take place within the Beaverton School District boundaries.
 
 Cast and Crew of Beaverton Civic Theatre production of The Addams Family
Beaverton Civic Theatre cast and crew of "The Addams Family"
 
Community Grant
Application Due: March 20, 2017, 11:59 p.m.

Proposals to the Beaverton Arts Grant Program should be geared toward a specific performance, event, activity or artistic expression of the artist or organization. All funded activities must take place between July 1, 2017 and June 30, 2018.

  • Example: Expenses for events and activities accessible to the public: performances, workshops, exhibits, open studio tours and other activities which will clearly help enrich artistic participation within the city.
  • Example: Create and implement an art education program.
  • Example: Performances or exhibits in Beaverton School District schools or within the city limits.
  • Example: Cross-cultural performance or exhibits and collaborations or support for diverse cultural events or activities.
Amount: Two levels of funding are available: $1000 and $2000. (See guidelines for eligibility details.) Applicants who receive a Beaverton diverse art offerings grant in this cycle will not be eligible for the community grant.
 
2017 Community Grant Guidelines

2017 Budget Form
 
If you received a community grant in 2016, please complete your final report and email it to artsmail@BeavertonOregon.gov before applying for 2017.
 
2016 Community Grants PDF Final Report
2016 Community Grants Word Final Report

 Crane Age origami assembly
"CraneAge" by Patrice Demmon

Diverse Art Offerings Grant
Application Due: December 31, 2017, 11:59 p.m., or until all grant funds are expended.

Proposals to the Beaverton Arts Grant Program can be geared toward an unexpected opportunity or event – a rare, unexpected or unplanned opportunity that arises. All proposed activities must occur within the 2017 calendar year.
 
  • Example: An individual, artist or organization is surprised with an award to participate in a workshop but costs are not paid in full, and balance is beyond artist’s capacity to pay.
  • Example: An individual, artist or organization is presented with the opportunity to implement an art class or activity and needs funding for materials.
Amount: Up to $500 per applicant. Only one request per individual or organization will be funded each calendar year. Applicants who receive a Beaverton community grant in this cycle will not be eligible for the diverse art offerings grant.
 
2017 Diverse Art Offerings Grant Guidelines
2017 Budget Form

To submit an application for the Diverse Art Offerings Grant through email or mail, please complete the paper application and budget form.
2017 Diverse Art Offerings Grant Paper Application

If you received a diverse art offerings grant in 2016, please complete your final report and email it to artsmail@BeavertonOregon.gov before applying for 2017.

2016 Diverse Art Offerings PDF Final Report
2016 Diverse Art Offerings Word Final Report