Louisville/Jefferson County Metro Government, the Louisville Metro Council, and Fund for the Arts announce a call for project proposals to activate strategies and actions identified within Imagine Greater Louisville 2020, an arts and culture vision to transform the Greater Louisville region.
What is Imagine Greater Louisville 2020?
Arts and culture have the power to transform the region, to help advance a more competitive, economically stronger, more educated, creative and compassionate Greater Louisville. Imagine Greater Louisville 2020 provides a shared vision for the role arts, culture and creativity can play in this stronger future.
Over the course of 18 months, this community-based plan was created under the leadership of a cross-sector, 28-person steering committee. Nearly 5,000 people, through public meetings, interviews and surveys, brought their voice to its creation. Their voices are reflected throughout this plan which includes: 5 priorities, 15 strategies, and 56 recommended actions.
Who May Apply?
Individuals, organizations, groups/associations, and partnerships interested in advancing the plan may apply.
- Individual: A single person not affiliated with an organization, partnership, or group/association.
- Partnership: Two or more nonprofit organizations
- Group/Association: An informal group that does not have nonprofit status
- Nonprofit Organization: An organization that has been designated as 501(c)(3) by the Internal Revenue Service, or is an educational institution.
This process will distribute $100,000 in project grants with a portion of these dollars allocated to fund small grants (less than $5,000) and the remaining funds supporting larger projects.
Deadline to Apply?
All applications must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. EST, October 31, 2018.