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