Welcome to the Department of Cultural Affairs' online grants system!

The Department of Cultural Affairs (DCA)generates and supports high quality arts and cultural experiences for Los Angeles’ 4 million residents and 40 million annual visitors. DCA advances the social and economic impact of the arts and ensures access to diverse and enriching cultural activities through: grantmaking, marketing, development, public art, community arts programming, arts education, and building partnerships with artists and arts and cultural organizations in neighborhoods throughout the City of Los Angeles.

We invite artists and arts organizations to participate in the following competitive funding opportunities:

Cultural Grant Program (organizations)
Application Guidelines: http://dcaredesign.org/grants
Deadline: Monday, August 31, 2020

COLA Artist Fellowship (individual artists)
Application Guidelines: http://dcaredesign.org/cola/
Deadline: October 30, 2020

Artist-in-Residence (individual artists)
Application Guidelines: http://dcaredesign.org/air
Deadline: October 30, 2020

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