Grant Assistance

Annual Grants Technical Assistance Workshops

2024-2025 Annual Grants Applications Open: April 2024.

2024-2025 Annual Grants Applications Deadline: June 14, 2024, at 5 p.m. 

Please note that Measure B Grantees are no longer eligible for the Arts Council for Long Beach Operating Grants.

For free application assistance, artists can contact the ArtsLB at 562.435.2787 or email grants@artslb.org. The following are the technical assistance workshop dates and times:

Professional Artist Fellowship Technical Assistance Workshop

Wednesday, May 8, 2024

Time: 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Location: Virtual

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Community Project Grants Technical Assistance Workshop

Wednesday, May 15, 2024

Time: 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Location: Virtual

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Operating Grants I & II Orientation

Required orientation for all new Operating Grant applicants.

By appointment only, April 2024 through June 12, 2024

To request an appointment, please contact Lisa DeSmidt, ArtsLB Director of Programs, at lisa.desmidt@artslb.org.

Grant Assistance:

Please note we have been experiencing some 502 and 503 server errors on the grant applications. If you receive this error your application is most likely submitted correctly but timed out in the process. Please email grants@artslb.org to confirm receipt of your application before submitting a new application.

For grant inquiries, email grants@artslb.org or send text message to 562-204-6948

Final Report

One month after the funded project takes place, grantees are required to submit a final report. This report includes outcome(s) and description of the project, factors of success, challenges, etc. Failure to submit this report will impact future funding opportunities with the Arts Council for Long Beach.

The Final Reporting process for grantees is being revised. Please sign our mailing list to be notified when we’ve updated this resource!

Logo Resource

Grant Programs at the Arts Council for Long Beach are supported by the City of Long Beach.

Grantees are required to credit the Arts Council for Long Beach and the City of Long Beach for their support. Use the following credit line along with logos on all materials for programs supported by the Arts Council for Long Beach grants program:

Supported in part by a grant from the Arts Council for Long Beach and the City of Long Beach.

Download ACLB vector logo (pdf)
Download ACLB black & white logo (png)
Download ACLB color logo (png)
Download City of Long Beach logo (png)

Please refrain from altering the logos in any way, including changing colors and squeezing or stretching dimensions. If you need additional logo options, please contact the Arts Council at (562) 435-2787 or email Lisa DeSmidt at lisa.desmidt@artslb.org