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Call for Letters of Interest

Fund for the Arts seeks letters of interest for Greater Louisville charitable arts organizations who wish to apply for Sustaining Impact Grant funding.

Interested Greater Louisville charitable arts organizations leveraging the arts to drive community impact across the Imagine Greater Louisville 2020 priority areas are encouraged to submit a letter of interest and complete an eligibility checklist.

Letters of Interest and completed Eligibility Checklist are due to Fund for the Arts by 11:59 p.m. on Monday, February 26, 2018. All information must be submitted by the deadline at the following links:

Click Here to Start Your Eligibility Checklist and Submit Your Letter of Interest Click Here to Access Your In-Progress Eligibility Checklist and Letter of Interest

Interested organizations should review the Sustaining Impact Grant Guidelines prior to completing the Eligibility Checklist and submitting the Letter of Interest.

All submitted Letters of Interest and completed Eligibility Checklists will be considered by the Fund for the Arts Grants Committee. Charitable arts organizations who are determined eligible to apply for a Sustaining Impact Grant will receive an invitation to apply no later than Friday, March 2, 2018. The deadline to submit a Sustaining Impact Grant application is Monday, April 16, 2018.

Purpose: Building Capacity, Driving Community Impact
Sustaining Impact Grants provide mission-based operating support to Greater Louisville charitable arts organizations whose programming supports the priorities of Imagine Greater Louisville 2020 in order to ensure the organization’s ongoing capacity to drive community impact.

Sustaining Impact Grants seek to fund a proportionate share of the revenue budget of charitable arts organizations which evidence significant levels of community support through earned and contributed revenue.