Arts Project Funding Available for Artists and Organizations

Thursday May 9th, 2019

PPA EAC Grant Opens

Erie Arts & Culture to host free information sessions in Erie, Crawford, Mercer, Venango and Warren counties to assist prospective applicants.

Erie Arts & Culture announces the workshop schedule for the 2019 Pennsylvania Partners in the Arts (PPA) Project Stream grants. The PPA program provides opportunities for arts organizations, individual artists and community-based groups to apply for up to $2,500 in funding to support performances, exhibitions, and other arts projects that are presented to the public and take place between September 1, 2019 and August 31, 2020. Grant applications are due June 20, 2019. Erie Arts & Culture administers the program in Crawford, Erie, Mercer, Venango and Warren counties.

The information sessions are designed to provide detailed information on the program and to guide prospective candidates through the application process.

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at 6:00 pm
Host: Oil City Main Street Program
Location: Oil City Library, 2 Central Ave, Oil City, PA 16301
Dinner Provided

Thursday, May 16, 2019 at 6:00 pm
Host: Allegheny Center for the Arts
Location: Trinity Memorial Episcopal Church, 444 Pennsylvania Ave West, Third Floor, Warren, PA 16365
Dinner Provided

Friday, May 17, 2019 from 12:00 - 1:30 pm
Host : Shenango Valley Chamber of Commerce
Location: Founders’ Board Room, 41 Chestnut Ave, Sharon, PA 16146
Lunch Provided by Thelma’s Sports Nook

Friday, May 17, 2019 at 5:15 pm
Host: Meadville Council on the Arts
Location: 910 Market St, Meadville, PA 16335
Refreshments Provided

Friday, May 24, 2019 from 12:00 - 1:30 pm
Host: Goodell Gardens & Homestead
Location: 221 Waterford St, Edinboro, PA 16412
Lunch Provided by Flip Cafe

All information sessions are free and open to the public. Event details can be found on Erie Arts & Culture’s calendar and Facebook.

Applications must be submitted electronically through www.esa.dced.state.pa.us/ on or before Friday, June 20, 2019.

Questions can be directed to Melinda Meyer, Program Director at Erie Arts & Culture at (814) 452-3427 x102 or melinda@erieartsandculture.org.