City of Fort Collins - Cultural Services Department (CSD)
04/14/21 - For Organizational Support applications only
Grants of up to $5,000, grants of up to $15,000, and grants of up to $40,000 to Colorado nonprofit organizations for arts and cultural programming in eligible communities. Grants are available for general operating support or to fund specific arts, cultural, or tourism-based projects. Events and activities must benefit Fort Collins.
The Fort Fund grant program supports arts and cultural events that enrich the creative vitality of the community, promote local heritage and diversity, provide opportunities for arts and cultural participation, help promote Fort Collins as a cultural center and tourist destination, and promote the health and well-being of all residents and visitors.
The overarching goals for Fort Fund Cultural Arts Funding Programs are to serve as a catalyst for arts and cultural development and to make Fort Collins a cultural center and destination. The objective of Fort Fund is to provide funds that will foster, encourage, and promote arts and cultural programming and support tourism and economic development.
For more information on funding categories, see https://www.fcgov.com/fortfund/pdf/fort-fund-guidelines.pdf?1605029559#page=11.
GrantWatch ID#: 149179
- Applicants in the Organizational Support program may request up to 25% of their unrestricted expenditures or $40,000, whichever is less.
- Requests in the Project Support program are allowed from $5,000 - $15,000.
- Requests in the Project Support II Program of $2,000 to $5,000 are allowed.
Events may occur no earlier than 60 days after the application deadline.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Apply online through ZoomGrants for the 2021 Organizational Support Grant:
If you have any questions regarding Fort Fund you can contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call (970) 416-4225
Cultural Services Department
Jim McDonald, Director
215 N. Mason Street
PO Box 580
Fort Collins, CO 80522
USA: Colorado: City of Fort Collins
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