"McMicken Heights Tapestry" (detail of a textile artwork) by Cecilia Blomberg, located at McMicken Heights Elementary, Highline School District, SeaTac, WA.
Click to learn more about this artwork on My Public Art Portal. Photo courtesy of the artist. Part of Washington's State Art Collection.

FY22 Pandemic Relief Grants for Small Organizations – CLOSED

About this Grant

ArtsWA is pleased to offer general operating support to small non-profit and fiscally sponsored arts groups and organizations with a minimum one-year-history of providing continuous arts programming prior to pandemic mitigation mandates. Funding will support daily operations, planning, and creative production of small organizations experiencing financial hardship due to the pandemic.

NOTE: If you received a FY21 Small Organization grant you are not eligible to apply for FY22 Small Organizations, as it is an extension of the FY21 program.

Funding Amounts

  • Grants of $1,500, $3,000, or $5,000
  • No funding match required

Important Dates

  • Application Deadline: Applications are accepted on a rolling basis until June 15, 2021 or until funds are exhausted.
  • Notification of Grant Award: by July 16, 2021
  • When Funds will be Distributed: Between July 1, 2021 and June 30, 2022 and after expenses are incurred and documentation provided
  • Final Report Due: July 31, 2022

Application Information

How to Apply

Applications must be submitted through our online grant platform, Zoom Grants. This program has a rolling deadline. Applications are accepted until 5:00pm on the final deadline date.

Additional Information

Contact Us

If you have any questions about this grant, please contact:

Miguel Guillen, Program Manager, Grants to Organizations, 360-252-9970 or miguel.guillen@arts.wa.gov
Linnea Ingalls, Program Coordinator, Grants to Organizations, 360-252-9969 or linnea.ingalls@arts.wa.gov

Watch our April 9, 2021 Webinar about ArtsWA Pandemic Relief Grants. ArtsWA staff shares info about the application and funding process.