Community Project Grants

Community Project Grants

The Arts Council supports the exemplary artistic, cultural and arts educational projects and programs of arts and cultural organizations in Long Beach through the Community Project Grants program.

The Community Project Grant program supports the exemplary artistic, cultural and arts educational projects and programs of arts and cultural organizations in Long Beach. Through Community Project Grant programs, the Arts Council for Long Beach partners with arts and cultural organizations. Community Project Grants range from $1,000 to $5,000.

In addition to the Arts Council’s existing Community Project Grants, the Long Beach Recovery Act also allocated additional funding for community projects through the Creative Economy Grants Program. Applicants can apply for both through one application.

  • Community Project Grants: These grants will support one-time projects by arts, cultural and historical organizations in Long Beach, through ArtsLB’s existing Community Project guidelines.

Grant applications open Monday, May 2, 2022. The deadline the 2022-2023 grant cycle is Friday, June 10, 2022. 

Community Project Grant Technical Assistance Workshop

Tuesday, May 10, 2022

Time: 6 to 7 p.m.

Location: Virtual

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To learn more about how to receive free application assistance, artist can contract the ArtsLB at 562.435.2787 or email grants@artslb.org.

2021–2022 Community Project Grantees

Past Grantees

Art Exchange
Cambodia Town Film Festival
Cambodia Town, Inc.
Carpenter Performing Arts Center
Homeland Cultural Center
The LGBTQ Center of Long Beach
Long Beach Camerata Singers
Pony Box Dance Theatre
The Rock Club – Music is the Remedy
South Coast Chorale
South Coast Dance Arts Alliance
University Art Museum
Teatro Jornalero Sin Fronteras