Large Grant Applications Now Open
The city is soliciting applications for grant funding to support arts-related projects within the city that serve residents of Beaverton. Those projects that provide opportunities to historically marginalized and/or underserved community members are most likely to be funded. Projects need to be completed during the period from Thursday, Jul. 1, 2021, through Wednesday, Jun. 30, 2022. Project duration may vary and could be a one-time or recurring event, performance, art class, program, placemaking initiative, and more. Funding requests may be up to $5,000. The deadline to apply is 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Mar. 31.
Small Grant Applications Now Open
The city is also taking applications for the Small Project Grant program, which is intended to provide support for new or unanticipated projects and those with an urgent timeline — especially for emerging artists, BIPOC and LGBTQ artists, students, or organizations new to the grant-making process. Projects could include workshops, art classes, and/or art activities that serve Beaverton residents. Funding requests may be up to $1,000 per applicant. Applications are due on a quarterly deadline or until all funds are expended. The next deadline to apply is at 5 p.m. on Friday, Apr. 30. For the eligibility and review criteria, and to apply—go to www.BeavertonOregon.gov/artsubmit.