Glendale Arts Grants

Now Open for Submissions
"We Are One" Arts Project Grants

Announcing eight (8) $4,000 arts & cultural project funding opportunities open to Arizona artists, artist teams, arts organizations and schools. Projects/activities must take place within Glendale city limits between May 1, 2021 and June 30, 2022. 


City of Glendale Arts & Culture is committed to diversity, equity and fostering mutual respect for all individuals and groups by creating opportunities for empowered participation and inclusion.


In recognition of the recent sociocultural movement to ensure equity, unity and mutual respect, the Glendale Arts Commission in partnership with the Glendale Human Relations Commission has created this new grant program.

Project proposals may feature a single artistic discipline or may be multi- or cross-disciplinary in nature and may include work from the performing, visual, media, design, and literary arts

Grant Details:  Click here
Grant Forms: Budget Form, Partnership Agreement Form
Submission Deadline:  March 15, 2021
Information: Call 623.930.3557 or email

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Performing Arts Partnership Program • 2021-2022

To motivate, increase and support the performing arts, the City of Glendale offers the Annual Performing Arts Partnership Program, a competitive funding opportunity for performing arts organizations and artists to bring free public projects and performances to Glendale.

When the next application cycle opens in early 2021, applications will be considered for projects that propose to take place between July 1, 2021 and June 30, 2022. For more information: Call 623.930.3557 or email

Project Budget: Up to $4,000 per applicant
Online Application Period Begins:  TBD

This grant program is temporarily unavailable due to current health guidelines regarding large gatherings
Downtown Arts & Cultural Initiative

The city has developed this funding opportunity to motivate, increase and support free cultural events and performances designed to draw residents and visitors to downtown Glendale.  For more information: Call 623.930.3557 or email

Project Budget: Up to $10,000 per applicant