The ARTE-accesible grant program is now accepting applications.
The ARTE-accesible grant program supports activities that enhance program offerings and provide greater participation and understanding in the arts by all persons with or without disabilities and to all individuals regardless of language.
Grant requests, which may range from $500 to $3,000, can be used to support:
  • Program and service offerings to improve the experience for audiences of all abilities
  • Staff training and internal resource support to carry out accessible programs and services
  • Support employment of Connecticut artists who identify as an individual with a disability
Eligible applicants include:
  • Connecticut arts organizations with 501(c)(3) status
  • Municipal arts departments
  • College/University – affiliated arts venues
Application deadline: on or before 11:59 pm, September 18, 2019
Funding Period: January 1, 2020 – December 31, 2020