Community Arts Grants Program Timetable

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


 Key Dates

February 18, 2021: Grant Guidelines are made available

March 8, 2021: Applications open via MARGO, the grants online portal

March 2021: Virtual orientation workshops​ ​​​(March 10, March 13, March 16 from 11:00am-12:00pm)

March 15-31: One-on-one virtual appointments with staff

April 1, 2021 at 11:59pm: Grants Deadline

May 12, 2021: Optional EDI Assessment and Reflection Activity​ Deadline

May 17-26, 2021: Virtual Grants Panels

June 15​, 2021: Phoenix Arts and Culture Commission Meeting (Vote on Allocations)​

July 1, 2021: City Council Approval

July 2, 2021: Award Notifications Sent​​​