Make|Learn|Build grants offer funding for artists and arts-based businesses/organizations in three categories:
- MAKE: the creation of work in any artistic discipline
- LEARN: artistic or administrative learning, skill building, or professional development that improve your art practice or business
- BUILD: a transition or pivot for an arts business or operations, including purchase of equipment or staffing costs
Submit only one application at a time for Make|Learn|Build grants. Choose your category at either the $1,500 or $3,000 funding level.
Round one applications close: March 17, 5 p.m. PST
Round two applications close: May 19, 5 p.m. PST
Grant awards will be based on funds available, panel rankings, and RACC’s stated values to serve under-represented communities. Applicants must live or have a business in Multnomah, Washington, or Clackamas counties.
Read the grant guidelines here.
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