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Arts & Culture Organizational Development Grant

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Arts & Culture Organizational Development Grant

The Tompkins County Tourism Program invites organizations interested in applying for 2018-2019 grant funding through its Arts and Culture Organizational Development  (ACOD) program to review the 2018 Grant Guidelines.

The ACOD program was created by the County Legislature specifically to support the financial and operational stability of the county’s major arts and culture organizations.  Only organizations drawing audiences of 5,000 or more with 20 or more days of public engagement each year are eligible for ACOD funding. 

A complete listing of eligibility requirements can be found in the Guidelines referred to above.  Attachment A of the Guidelines, found on page 5 of 6, provides the specific eligibility requirements and must be completed and submitted to John Spence at the Community Arts Partnership by 5:00 PM Friday, November 17th 2017.  Approval of an organization’s Attachment A is required before being invited to complete a full application for ACOD funding. The full application will be due at 5:00 PM Friday, January 5th

Questions about the ACOD program can be addressed to John Spence at the  Community Arts Partnership,

Grant recipients are required to recognize the role of the Tompkins County Tourism Program. Please see our recognition guidelines for more information.