Manhattan Arts Grants Information Sessions

LMCC welcomes Manhattan-based artists, collectives, and organizations across artistic disciplines, practices, and backgrounds to apply to the 2021 Manhattan Arts Grants.

Follow the steps below to join us at a virtual information session this summer.

1. Determine which program(s) you would like to apply to

Creative Engagement for arts events and programming in any discipline anywhere in the borough of Manhattan.

Creative Learning for community arts education and participatory art-making projects in any discipline anywhere in the borough of Manhattan.  

UMEZ Arts Engagement for arts presentations and programming in any discipline anywhere in Upper Manhattan.

 

Not sure which program(s) you are eligible for? Take LMCC’s 1-minute Eligibility Quiz/ Cuestionario de Elegibilidad / 申请资格小测验.

2. Register for an information session webinar

In support of the health and safety of our communities, LMCC is offering all grant information sessions and staff office hours virtually this summer. Scroll down for the full schedule of online events.

Attendance and participation over the phone is also available.

First-time applicants are required to attend an interactive information session webinar.

Returning applicants who have previously attended an information session may participate in an information session webinar OR access a pre-recorded session.

All sessions cover two grant programs. Make sure to attend a session relevant to the program you are interested in.

 

Looking to strengthen your fundraising skills? Attend LMCC’s free FUNDRAISING FUNDAMENTALS workshops this summer.

Information Session Webinars Schedule

UMEZ ARTS ENGAGEMENT & CREATIVE ENGAGEMENT

 

Wednesday, August 12, 6:30PM

Hosted in partnership with Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance (NOMAA)

Esta sesión será en inglés y español.

This session presented in English and Spanish.

RSVP

 

Monday, August 24, 4:00PM

Hosted in partnership with Harlem Arts Alliance

RSVP

CREATIVE ENGAGEMENT &
CREATIVE LEARNING

 

Wednesday, July 22, 4:00PM

RSVP

 

Monday, August 3, 3:00PM

Hosted in partnership with Chinese American Arts Council

本次說明會將以中文進行

This session presented in Mandarin Chinese.

RSVP

 

Tuesday, September 1, 4:00PM

RSVP

 

Tuesday, September 15, 6:30PM

RSVP

PRE-RECORDED INFORMATION SESSIONS

Having previously attended an information session is required. 

REGISTER

Virtual Office Hours Schedule

Whether you are a new or returning applicant, Office Hours are a great way to speak directly with LMCC staff, learn more about the Manhattan Arts Grants, and seek application and project related guidance through a group Q&A or one-on-one consultation. Drop ins welcome!

 

Monday, July 27, 5:00 - 7:00PM

Hosted in partnership with Asian American Arts Alliance
提供中文協助

RSVP

 

Thursday, August 6, 11:00AM - 1:00PM

Hosted in partnership with Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute (CCCADI)

Asistencia disponible en español

RSVP

 

Monday, August 10, 5:00 - 7:00PM

Hosted in partnership with Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance (NoMAA)

Asistencia disponible en español

RSVP

 

Tuesday, August 18, 11:00AM - 1:00PM

Hosted in partnership with The Loisaida Center

提供中文協助

Asistencia disponible en español

RSVP

 

Thursday, August 20, 4:00 - 6:00PM

Hosted in partnership with New York African Chorus Ensemble

RSVP

For more information about each grant program, including Program Guidelines, visit Creative Engagement , Creative Learning and UMEZ Arts Engagement.

Para comunicarse en español, contacte a Lina Alfonso, Mánager del Programa, Subvenciones y Servicios: lalfonso@lmcc.net | (212) 219-9401 ext. 129

如果需要中文服務,請發電子郵件至 emerson@lmcc.net 或致電項目助理 Emerson Chang(張小姐)212-219-9401 分機 107