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Funding For Arts and Culture Nonprofits

The City of San Diego Commission for Arts and Culture annually awards funds to support the City's nonprofit arts and culture organizations and projects implemented by a variety of nonprofit organizations. These funds are awarded through various competitive application processes. 

    Fiscal Year 2020 Funding Programs

    Organizational Support Program & Creative Communities San Diego

    Tentative Award Amounts for FY20 Arts and Culture Funding Programs

    Ranks for FY20 Arts and Culture Funding Programs

    Fiscal Year 2020 Applicant Guidelines

    FY20 RFQ and RFP Technical Assistance Library

    FY20 Commission Advisory Panels

    Fiscal Year 2019 Funding Programs

    Arts Education Enrichment Initiative (AEEI)

    Final Award Allocations for FY19 Arts Education Enrichment Initiative

    Organizational Support Program & Creative Communities San Diego

    Final Award Amounts for FY19 Arts and Culture Funding Programs

    FY19 Final Reporting Instructions
    FY19 Mid-Year Reporting Instructions
    FY19 Contract Management Materials

    FY19 OSP & CCSD Technical Assistance Library

    Funding for both of these programs comes from the Transient Occupancy Tax (TOT), a tax levied on individuals who stay overnight in the City's hotels, motels, and other lodging establishments.  PDF icon Council Policy 100-03 governs the use of these taxes to promote the City, including support for San Diego's arts and culture programs and services.

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