Grants


Apply to our Microgrants Program

Apply to our Microgrants Program

The Arts Council for Long Beach is honored to support the community through our Microgrants Program. Anyone interested in hosting an arts related event or project in Long Beach may be eligible to receive funding up to $1,000 (per fiscal year). Apply...
Apply to our Microgrant Program

Apply to our Microgrant Program

We’ve moved our grant applications to a new grant portal! Microgrants are now open for submissions today, February 2 through our extended deadline of February 20, for events and opportunities taking place between April 1 and June 30. Apply today!

Impermanence: Stories of Rupture and Repair

Impermanence: Stories of Rupture and Repair

Join the Arts Council for Long Beach on Saturday, October 15, 2022, from 3 to 5 pm as we recognize the 2022 Professional Artist Fellows. Impermanence: Stories of Rupture and Repair is an exhibition that features the work of Jamil Austin, Ja’net...
Arts Council for Long Beach Announces Grantees for 2022

Arts Council for Long Beach Announces Grantees for 2022

The Arts Council for Long Beach is proud to announce 32 grantees funded through its Annual Grant programs for Fiscal Year 2022. Generously supported through the City of Long Beach’s allocation for the arts, Percent for Arts Program and the National Endowment for the...
Arts Council to Receive $20,000 Grant from the NEA

Arts Council to Receive $20,000 Grant from the NEA

Arts Council for Long Beach has been approved for a $20,000 Grants for Arts Projects award to support our regranting program. This project will provide additional funds for the 2022 Annual Grants Program. Arts Council for Long Beach’s project is among 1,248 projects...
Call for Grant Panelists

Call for Grant Panelists

Each summer, the Arts Council for Long Beach convenes grant review panels to undertake the important task of deciding how to distribute annual grant funds to Long Beach artists, organizations and community groups. We invite you to apply! Panelists have included...
Long Beach Zine Fest!

Long Beach Zine Fest!

Long Beach Zine Fest is a FREE one-day event promoting zines, independent publishing, and DIY culture, this Saturday the Expo Arts Center in Bixby Knolls from 11am-5pm. Zine Fest will be featuring a diverse Zinester marketplace, plus live music, panels, and workshops!...
2018 Call for Grant Panelists

2018 Call for Grant Panelists

Each summer, the Arts Council for Long Beach convenes grant review panels to undertake the important task of deciding how to distribute annual grant funds to Long Beach artists, organizations and community groups. We invite you to apply! Panelists have included...
Grant Opportunity for Long Beach Arts Leaders

Grant Opportunity for Long Beach Arts Leaders

Have you ever wanted to be a Leadership Long Beach (LLB) graduate? The Arts Council has an exciting opportunity for arts leaders: a $1,000 grant to fund a portion of enrollment costs. LLB will match this to cover even more. LLB is a 10-month intensive program where...

Grant Opportunity for Long Beach Arts Leaders

Have you ever wanted to be a Leadership Long Beach (LLB) graduate? The Arts Council has an exciting opportunity for arts leaders: a $1,000 grant to fund a portion of enrollment costs. LLB will match this to cover even more. LLB is a 10-month intensive program where...

Arts Council Awards Four Microgrants in August

Photo courtesy of the Historical Society of Long Beach. Every month, the Arts Council funds wonderful community art projects and professional development opportunities at up to $1,000. Four projects received funding last month: How a Child Builds Legacy is an exhibit,...

Arts Council Awards Three Microgrants in June

Every month, the Arts Council funds wonderful community art projects and professional development opportunities at up to $1,000. Three projects received funding last month: Rancho Los Cerritos’ 2016 Summer Concert Series brings hundreds of visitors of all ages to the...