About Hartford Events Grants
- While in-person events are still being accepted, we have updated the guidelines to include virtual events due to COVID-19.
- Awards range from $1,000 to $7,500.
- The match has been reduced from 1:1 to 2:3.
- There are four application deadlines per year based on when your event occurs. Check the deadlines and timeline below for details.
- The Intent to Apply process has been eliminated.
- We encourage you to speak with Arts Council staff about your project before submitting a proposal. Staff can help you create a more competitive application.
- Applicants are encouraged to take advantage of the Arts Council’s no-cost marketing services. We can help you reach thousands of potential participants.
Guidelines & Forms
Application Dates & Deadlines
|Application Deadline||January 2, 2020||April 1, 2020||July 31, 2020||October 1, 2020|
|Award Notification||March 1, 2020||July 2020||September 10, 2020||December 2, 2020|
|Event Dates||April-June||July-September||October-December||January-March 2021|