CONTACT: Jami Goldstein
(614) 221-8492
jgoldstein@gcac.org

November 23, 2010

GCAC TO HOLD WORKSHOP FOR PROJECT SUPPORT GRANT APPLICANTS

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Greater Columbus Arts Council will hold a free workshop to offer guidance and answer questions for GCAC Project Support grant applicants from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Thu., December 2 at GCAC’s offices, 100 E. Broad St., Suite 2250.

The workshop will provide an introduction to the GCAC Project Support program, including the guidelines and application process, and assistance for nonprofit organizations that seek GCAC funding for arts projects. Individual artists seeking funding for specific projects are welcome to attend the workshop provided they are working or intending to work in conjunction with a nonprofit fiscal agent.

Registration for the workshop is not required, but is encouraged. Those interested in attending should contact Ruby Classen, Grants & Services manager at (614) 221-8406 orgrants@gcac.org. GCAC holds four grant writing workshops annually prior to its quarterly Project Support deadlines. The next Project Support application deadline is Mon., Jan. 15, 5 p.m.

About the Greater Columbus Arts Council: Through vision and leadership, advocacy and collaboration, the Greater Columbus Arts Council supports art and advances the culture of the region. A catalyst for excellence and innovation, we fund exemplary artists and arts organizations and provide programs, events and services of public value that educate and engage all audiences in our community. GCAC thanks the City of Columbus, Franklin County, the Ohio Arts Council and the National Endowment for the Arts for their continued support.

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