Discretionary Funding Grants

The Denver County Cultural Council (DCCC) sets aside 5% of the SCFD Denver Tier III allocation to provide discretionary funding in the areas of Capacity Building and Collaboration. Capacity Building grants support training, equipment and consultation including board development, facilitation of retreats or strategic planning, database, website, fundraising or accounting. Collaboration grants support collaborative projects amongst Tier III organizations. Capacity Building requests are considered bi-annually and Collaboration requests on an annual basis.

Capacity Building Guidelines
Capacity Building Application
Collaboration Guidelines
Collaboration Application

Schedule:

Capacity Building Grants-Winter Cycle
Grants due: Monday, November 18, 2013 @ 4pm
Final report due from previous grant: Friday, November 1, 2013 @ 4pm
Committee review: Wednesday, December 4, 2013 @ noon
DCCC Approval: Friday, December 13, 2013
Capacity Building Grants-Summer Grants
Grants due: Monday, May 12, 2014 @ 4pm
Final report due from previous grant: Thursday, May 1, 2014 @ 4pm
Committee review: Wednesday, June 4, 2014 @ noon
DCCC Approval: Tuesday, June 10, 2014
Collaboration Grants-Annual
Grants due: Monday, May 12, 2014 @ 4pm
Final report due from previous grant: Thursday, May 1, 2014 @ 4pm
Committee review: Thursday, June 5, 2014 @ noon
DCCC Approval: Tuesday, June 10, 2014
For more information, contact:
Tariana Navas-Nieves
Manager of Cultural Programs
Denver Arts & Venues
720.865.4312
Tariana.Navas@denvergov.org