Office of the Arts Seeking Creative Partnership Grant Proposals

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Office of the Arts Seeking Creative Partnership Grant Proposals

For Immediate Release: March 19, 2019

The City of Alexandria’s Office of the Arts is soliciting for Creative Partnership Grant proposals. The deadline for submitting online grant applications is Friday, April 12, 2019 at 11:59 p.m. Only online applications will be considered as eligible. 

Creative Partnership Grants will be awarded up to $2,500, applicants will be required a 2:1 cash match.  Funding is for Alexandria nonprofit organizations or businesses to engage artists to create new art-centered projects in a variety of media which benefit the community.  Nonprofit organizations that have received a grant for Fiscal Year 2019 from the Office of the Arts are not eligible to apply. 

Project should be completed either on or before September 30, 2019. To request a link for a community engagement, click here.

For additional information or questions, contact Cheryl Anne Colton, Regional Program Director, at 703.746.5565 or, or Diane Ruggiero, Deputy Director, at 703.746.5590 or, or visit

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