Santa Monica Cultural Affairs

City of Santa Monica

Las Colibrí performing at Coast
Las Colibrí performing at COAST / Photo by Jason Abraham


Grants and residencies

Imagine what can happen when the right artist meets the right opportunity. Santa Monica Cultural Affairs welcomes and cultivates artists through fellowships, residencies, and grants for both individual artists and organizations.

Upcoming opportunities

for Artists

Description Deadline
Prequalified Artist Roster June 28, 2019
ACBH Fall and Spring Writer Residency July, 2019
Camera Obscura Art Lab Studio Residency October, 2019

for Organizations

Description Deadline
Community Access & Participation (CAP) May 21, 2019
Strategic Sustainability Initiative (SSI) November, 2019
Arts Transportation Grant Rolling until annual funds are depleted

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