Time to apply for local State of the Arts grants

The St Johns Cultural Council has announced to the local news desk at Historic City News that applications are now available to non-profit organizations, individual artists and teachers in St. Johns County for “State of the Arts” grants.

To be eligible to apply for grants of up to $500 in the next grant cycle, all paperwork must be received by the Cultural Council on or before April 1, 2010.

The St Johns Cultural Council grant program is designed to support artistic and cultural programs and projects, either wholly or in part. The Council is especially interested in arts education and outreach to underserved areas.

Grant forms, guidelines, and general information are available online at www.stjohnsculture.com

Funding is made possible through the sale of State of the Arts automobile license plates in St Johns County.

The Cultural Council is the Local Arts Agency of St. Johns County, and can be reached by telephone at 904-471-9980.

Share your thoughts with our readers >>