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Queens Council on the Arts (QCA) supports the hard work and contributions of the borough’s creative citizens with our Queens Arts Fund (QAF) grant program. These QAF grants help build the creative community in Queens.

 

The online submission deadline for ALL applications is Thursday, October 9, 2014. The QAF application must be submitted using QCA’s online application will be available after July 1st at http://queenscouncilarts.org/about-the-qca-grant-programs. Individual artists and non-profit organizations producing cultural programming in all arts disciplines are encouraged to apply for DCA Greater New York Arts Development Fund or NYSCA Community Grants Program.

 

All applicants are welcome to attend any of the application info session and take advantage of the QAF resources on the QCA website, www.queenscouncilarts.org.  This includes new guidelines and eligibility, the video tutorials, the downloadable resources, and the FAQs section.

 

1) Meet with a QCA staff member at Queens Council on the Arts to ask questions and discuss your grant application. Appointments are 20 minutes long and are open to organizations and individuals.

 

Wednesday, September 10, 11AM - 4PM

Queens Council on the Arts

37-11 35th Avenue, entrance on 37th Street

Astoria, NY11101

 

Wednesday, September 17, 11AM - 4PM

Queens Council on the Arts

37-11 35th Avenue, entrance on 37th Street

Astoria, NY11101

 

Registration is required. To sign up for a one-on-one appointment: http://queenscouncilarts.org/qaf-orientation-requirements

 

2) QAF Application Information Session- Open to Individual Artists and Organizations. Workshops will begin promptly at 6PM and last approximately 2 hours. Please be on time. No RSVP is required.

 

Wednesday, August 20, 6PM

Queens Council on the Arts

37-11 35th Avenue, entrance on 37th Street, Astoria, NY11101

 

Wednesday, August 27, 6PM

Queens Council on the Arts

37-11 35th Avenue, entrance on 37th Street, Astoria, NY11101

 

Wednesday, September 11, 6PM

Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning

161-04 Jamaica Avenue, Jamaica, 11432

 

Monday September 15, 5:30PM

Far Rockaway Library

1637 Central Ave., Far Rockaway, 11691

 

Thursday, September 18, 6PM

KnockdownCenter

52-19 Flushing Ave, Maspeth, 11378

 

Monday, September 22, 6PM

Flushing Library

3rd Floor Conference Room

41-17 Main Street, Flushing, 11355

 

Tuesday, September 23, 5:30PM

St Albans Library

191-05 Linden Blvd., St Albans, 11412

 

Tuesday, September 30, 6PM

Queens Council on the Arts

37-11 35th Avenue, entrance on 37th Street, Astoria, NY11101

 

3) Watch the Video Tutorials

http://queenscouncilarts.org/watch-qaf-tutorials/

 

For more information visit the QCA website, www.queenscouncilarts.org, or contact Sam Dalsheimer, Queens Arts Fund Associate, at 347-505-3019, or qcagrants@gmail.com, for additional information.

 

In 2014, QCA awarded over $180,000 in grants to 31 individual artists and 47 organizations for the creation of arts and cultural programming in the borough of Queens. The Queens Art Fund is made possible in part by the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council and the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.

                                                           

Queens Council on the Arts is the borough-wide arts council of Queens. The mission of the Queens Council on Arts is to foster, and develop the arts in QueensCounty and to support individual artists and arts organizations in presenting their cultural diversity for the benefit of the community. 

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2015 Queens Arts Fund: Funding for Queens Artists and Arts Organizations is a free event.
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Website: queenscouncilarts.org/grants/
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  • Queens Council on the Arts
  • 37-11 35th Ave, Entrance on 37th Street Astoria, NY 11101
  • Astoria, NY 11101
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Name: Sam Dalsheimer Phone: 3475053019 Email:
Contact Sam Dalsheimer by email or by phone at 3475053019 for more information regarding the 2015 Queens Arts Fund: Funding for Queens Artists and Arts Organizations.
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