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The 2021-22 Community Impact Arts Grant program application window is open August 26 - October 7, 2020! If you have questions about the process, email or sign up for a free application workshop.

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Note: The LA County Department of Arts and Culture is in the process of transferring our grant management system from fluid review to Survey Monkey Apply.

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2021-22 Calendar + Timeline

*In light of the public health emergency posed by COVID-19, this timeline may be updated as needed. In accordance with state and county public health orders, guidance and grant updates may be issued as information becomes available and additional guidance updates provided as the situation evolves.

Application Opens
August 26, 2020
Application Workshops

Visit the CIAG workshops page to learn more.

Open Office Hours Wednesdays 2-4PM and Fridays 10AM-1PM | Sign up now!
Application Deadline October 7, 2020 | 11:59PM PST
Staff Review October - December 2020
Panel Review December 2020 - March 2021
Commission Review May 2021
Board of Supervisors Approval July 2021
Notifications Sent via Email July 2021
Grant Period July 1, 2021 - June 30, 2022


A Place Called Home

Download a PDF of the 2021-22 CIAG Guidelines.

The Aquarium of the Pacific

Download a PDF of the 2021-22 CIAG Sample Application.

Download a PDF of the 2021-22 CIAG Application Instructions

Arts Datathon: Democratize

A PDF copy of the PowerPoint presentation for the 2021 CIAG Application Workshops.

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CITY Stage

A recording of the 2021 CIAG Application Workshop that took place on Sep 3, 2020.

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A recording of the 2021 CIAG Application Workshop that took place on Sep 10, 2020, and that focused on the narrative sections of the application.

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