Supporting Arts Grant Program Helps Connecticut’s Arts Organizations, Apply Through July 11

The FY22 Supporting Arts grant program is open and accepting applications. The Supporting Arts grant program provides unrestricted funding to help support Connecticut’s arts organizations and municipal arts departments as they pursue their missions. This type of grant is flexible and gives the grantee the ability to use the funds where they are most needed.

Grants range from $1,000 to $15,000 depending upon the size of the organization.

Overview of Program  |  Eligibility  |  How to Apply & The Application  |  First-Time Applicants  |  Fiscal Information


Deadline: Sunday, July 11, 2021 at 11:59pm. Questions? Contact Rhonda Olisky via email at  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

The effects of the Covid-19 pandemic have touched every aspect of our way of life. No one could have foreseen the effect the COVID-19 pandemic would have on the creative sector in 2020 and 2021, and we believe that the effects will be felt for many years to come. Many of you have made and continue to make significant changes to your operations.

If your organization has struggled to meet the challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic, we will do our best to help. If you need assistance completing the Supporting Arts FY22 application or have other questions or concerns, please contact a COA staff member for guidance. Know that we are dedicated to supporting all Connecticut arts organizations to the best of our ability.