General Program Support
Specific Cultural Project
Cultural Facilities (2021-2023)
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(GPS) funding is designed to support the general program activities of an organization.
The Division offers three types of General Program Support:
Discipline-Based program support for cultural and artistic programming
Local Arts Agency program support for designated Local Arts Agencies
State Service Organization program support for cultural organizations that meet the definition of State Service Organization.
(SCP) grants fund a cultural project, program, exhibition, or series taking place within the grant period (July 1 through June 30). The grant activities must support the mission of the organization and further the state's cultural objectives.
The Division offers four project types.
Arts In Education projects promote arts and culture in education
Discipline-Based cultural or artistic projects
Underserved Cultural Community Development projects assist with the development of underserved cultural organizations
Artist Performances on Tour provides funding to Florida-based performing artists for touring activities to underserved communities; touring activities include both a performance and an educational component.
Individual Artist project grants provide up to $25,000 for artist-driven projects that have public benefit and enhance the State of Florida through the creation or presentation of artistic work. Individual Artist projects can be in all artistic disciplines, genres, and styles.
Funding is designed to coordinate and guide the State of Florida's support and funding of renovation, construction, or acquisition of cultural facilities. The program is intended for bricks and mortar construction or renovation or for acquisition (not any combination of the three).
The Division offers three types of Cultural Facilities grants:
Acquisition: the purchase of an existing facility
Renovation: the renovation of an existing facility
Construction: the construction of a facility
Is an endowment matching funds program that will provide operating resources to participating cultural organizations.
The Cultural Endowment Program is comprised of two components:
Cultural Sponsoring Organization (CSO) designation, and
Receipt of a $240,000 State Matching Share (SMS).