Online Resource: Identifying and Applying for Funding Opportunities

Tuesday Jun 2nd, 2020

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Please enjoy this recording of Erie Arts & Culture's virtual discussion about how artists and non-profit organizations can identify funding opportunities and prepare their applications accordingly. Charles "Chuck" Gray, Impact Corry Community Development Director, and our Executive Director, Patrick Fisher, discussed how to best set yourself up for success when applying for grants. When finished, please complete the survey at the bottom of the page. Your feedback helps to inform future PRO Network programming.

About Charles "Chuck" Gray:

Impact Corry Community Development Director Charles Eurydice Gray is a summa cum laude graduate of Grove City College with dual degrees in Communication Arts and Literature with a teaching concentration. Gray has worked in executive and leadership positions in the non-profit and governmental sectors for nearly 30 years. In the early 1990s, Gray began studying workplace applications of Myers & Briggs Personality Type Assessments, Strategic Planning, Project Management and McNellis Compression Planning. Gray is also a career-long fundraiser, having managed capital campaigns, general operations and project fundraising efforts. Gray is a synergy builder, natural marketer, planner and project manager.


Additional Resources:

Calls to Artists

Americans for the Arts - Review national public art opportunities:

Alliance of Artists Communities - Review national and international artist residencies:

CaFÉ (Call for Entry) - Register, upload your portfolio, and review open calls:

Art Deadline - Review opportunities ranging from competitions, grants, public art, and exhibitions:

New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) - Review national and international open calls:

ResArtis - Review national and international artist residencies:

Burnaway - Review national and international opportunities:

Grant Funding

Candid (formerly Foundation Center) Foundation Directory Online - Review online directory of funders and opportunities:

Foundation Search - Foundation Directory - Review online directory of funders and opportunities:

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