National Endowment for the Arts Webinar – Our Town Grants

Guidelines  and application materials are now available on the National Endowment for the Arts website for Our Town, the agency’s primary creative placemaking grants program. Pending availability of funding, grants will range from $25,000 to $200,000.  Our Town will invest in creative and innovative projects in which communities, together with arts and/or design organizations and artists, seek to: improve their quality of life; encourage greater creative activity; foster stronger community identity and a sense of place; and revitalize economic development. 

Click here to learn more about the types of arts engagement, cultural planning, and design activities will be considered.  The application deadline is  January 13, 2014 at 11:59 PM ET. A webinar will be held on November 4 2013, 2:00 pm EST to provide more information.  Click here for Q&A’s about Our Town.