Grit Fund.

2017 Information Sessions and Workshops

The Contemporary will lead three free information sessions and three free workshops. Each of the three info sessions will cover the same information and provide details on the Grit Fund application process, guidelines, eligibility, funding priorities, and more. Each of the three workshops focuses on a different topic outlined below. You are welcome to attend just the info session or workshop portion of each event, or both. While attending an info session and/or workshop is encouraged, attendance is not required to apply for funding. No RSVP necessary.

  • Information Session #1 + Project Proposal Workshop

    Wednesday, December 14, 2016
    Info session 6:00 - 7:00 PM
    Project Proposal Workshop 7:00 - 8:30
    Maryland Art Place
    218 West Saratoga Street

    The Project Proposal Workshop provides strategies for writing a compelling and competitive project description.

  • Information Session #2 + Budget Workshop

    Saturday, January 14, 2017
    Info session 1:00 - 2:00 PM
    Budget Workshop 2:00 - 3:30 PM
    Creative Alliance
    3134 Eastern Avenue

    The Budget Workshop offers a detailed look at the Grit Fund Budget Form and tips on preparing a realistic budget that is consistent with your project proposal.

  • Information Session #3 + Grantee Panel

    Wednesday, January 18, 2017
    Info Session 6:00 - 7:00 PM
    Grantee Panel 7:00 - 8:30
    Area 405
    405 East Oliver Street

    The Grantee Panel features Grit Fund Grantees from previous rounds to speak about their experience and answer questions.