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North Dakota Council on the Arts

Accessibility Grant

Location: North Dakota
Type: Grant / Fellowship / Award
Arts Administration

Deadline: 04/12/2024

Other Criteria:
Paid opportunity ($500-$2000)


Submission Deadline: April 12, 2024
Event Dates: July 1, 2024 – June 30, 2025
Award Info: Grant Award Range $500 minimum request $2,000 maximum request No match required
Eligibility: State
Categories: Craft/Traditional Arts, Photography, Drawing, Film/Video/New Media, Mixed-Media/Multi-Discipline, Painting, Sculpture
Location: Bismarck, ND 58501, United States

The Accessibility Grant program provides up to $2,000 for arts and non-arts organizations and unincorporated groups to make arts programs/facilities more accessible.

Program Goal
To encourage groups to enhance accessibility of arts programming and/or facilities to be more inclusive of all audiences and artists. Organizations led by persons with disabilities or programming that includes paid opportunities for disabled artists will be prioritized.
Application Deadlines 2024
Friday, April 12, 2024, 11:59 pm CST (project dates July 1, 2024-June 30, 2025)

Eligibility Info
North Dakota state tax-exempt nonprofit arts organization
Federally tax-exempt nonprofit arts organization
Federally tax-exempt non-arts organizations and community education units – Arts budgets must be isolated from the larger entity’s budget.
Public entity such as a unit of state, local, or tribal government
An affiliate arts-presenting or arts-producing organization – A distinct program or division hosted within an in-state 501(c)(3) tax-exempt institution or public institution (such as an arts division of a city or tribal government, a public or nonprofit college or university, or a community service nonprofit organization) that provides arts programming or services for the general public. Arts budgets must be isolated from the larger entity’s budget.
Fiscally sponsored groups with arts projects must be comprised of at least three (3) people and have an advisory committee of at least three (3) people who are responsible for the oversight of project and grant funds. Fiscal sponsors must be a tax-exempt 501(c)(3) organization, unit of state or local government, or federally recognized tribal community or tribe.

Be physically located in North Dakota
Have the majority of arts programming, services, or activities take place in North Dakota
Primarily serve and engage North Dakota audiences and participants