New grant program webinars in October - register now!

Grant applications open now - first deadline is October 25

The first of the CAC grant deadlines is just around the corner. Applications for the Professional Development and State-Local Partner programs are due October 25. Click the individual links for application and eligibility details.

Program-specific webinars offered next week

California Arts Council staff will host free online webinars next week to guide organizations through the grant application process for specific funding opportunity categories. Click the links below to register:

October 8, 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. - Arts for Youth Grants

October 9, 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. - Grants for Arts and Justice

October 10, 11 - 11:30 a.m. - Cultural Pathways

October 11, 11 - 11:30 a.m. - Organizational Development/Professional Development

Open call for grant review panelists - apply by Nov. 21

Grant review panelist applications are open now! The CAC is committed to widening participation within our panel pool to ensure the integrity of the grant review process and incorporate all of California's diversity into sound decision-making for the field. The deadline to join the pool and be considered for panel selection during the spring 2020 grant panel season is November 21. Click here for more information about panelist requirements, honorarium and accommodations, and how to apply.

Tax extension filers: Keep Arts in Schools on your CA return

Twelve days left for late tax filers! Did you request a tax extension? Be a champion for arts education when filing by making a contribution to the Keep Arts in Schools Fund before October 15. One hundred percent of your tax-deductible contribution is applied to arts education programming supported by the California Arts Council. Smart needs art - get the details on how to donate.

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3 Murals Inside A Juvenile Hall in Boyle Heights Give Youth a Space to Express and Aspire

40 San Diego Museums Free During 'Kids Free October'
Times of San Diego

Riverside Arts Council helps bring the arts, creativity to everyone
The Press-Enterprise


Performing Arts Center Technical Director
Ventura County Community College District
Camarillo, CA

Collections Data Coordinator
Oakland Museum of California
Oakland, CA

Graphic Designer
Pacific Symphony
Irvine, CA

Ticketing Sales and Service Associate
Pacific Symphony
Irvine, CA

Program Manager
Alliance for California Traditional Arts
Fresno, CA



artist calls

USArtists International
Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation
Deadline: 2019-11-22

Master Artist-in-Residence Program - December deadline
Atlantic Center for the Arts
Deadline: 2019-12-01


Fresh from the Studio
O'Hanlon Center for the Arts
Mill Valley, CA

The NO!HATE Show
The Center for Contemporary Political Art
Washington, DC

ART Habens 2019, International Call for Artists, Special Edition
ART Habens
London, United Kingdom

International Kuni-umi Manga World Cup
International Kuni-umi Manga World Cup Executive Committee
Awaji City, Japan




USArtists International: Am I eligible?
Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation
Online Webinar
Date: 2019-10-16


Selected Findings from a Longitudinal Study of Partnering Arts, Communities, & Education
Indiana Arts Commission


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