Annual Community Arts Grants Program Timeline

​​​​​​​The Community Arts Grants Program includes Community Investments and Engagement Grants and Project Support Grants. Applicants who want assistance with their appication should schedule a review of draft application with Phoenix Office of Arts and Culture staff prior to the grant deadline.

  • February 14, 2020: Grant Guidelines are made available
  • February 14, 2020: Applications open via MARGO, the grant application online portal
  • F​ebruary - March 2020: Orientation Meetings held throughout Phoenix for interested applicants
  • ​April 1: Grants Deadline
  • July 31, 2020: Potential Budget Cuts/Office of Arts and Culture Staff Adjust Grant Allocations
  • August 11, 2020: Arts and Culture Commission Meeting (Vote on Adjustments)
  • August 26, 2020: City Council Approval
  • August 27, 2020: Award Notifications Sent​