Welcome to the City of Berkeley's Civic Arts Submittable site! The City uses this online application manager to cut down on paper waste and improve efficiency. Calls-for-Artists and RFQs will periodically be posted here for the latest public art projects in the City of Berkeley. The City of Berkeley's Civic Arts Grant Program applications are also found here. 

This Civic Arts Grant category is open to nonprofit arts organizations with a 3-year average budget of $500,000 and above. Budget levels will be calculated based on the cash income and expense. You may include in-kind on your application, but it should not be taken into account when calculating category eligibility.

Applicants in this category may request grant amounts of up to $12,000.

This year we are transitioning to a 1-year cycle. We are no longer administering a 2-year grant program.

Please click here to view the complete Grant Guidelines including eligibility requirements and restrictions, as well as information on fiscal sponsors, the application process, review criteria, application checklist, and timeline.

3-Year Budget form can be found on this page.

Completed applications must be submitted online no later than Friday April 21, 2017, at midnight.

This Civic Arts Grant category is open to nonprofit arts organizations with a budget under $500,000, and to arts programs of service nonprofits. Budget levels will be calculated based on the cash income and expense. In-kind can be listed in your application, but should not be taken into account when calculating category eligibility.

Applicants in this category can request grant amounts of up to $8,000.

This year we are transitioning to a 1-year cycle. We are no longer administering a 2-year grant program.

Please click here to view the complete Grant Guidelines including eligibility requirements and restrictions, as well as information on fiscal sponsors, the application process, review criteria, application checklist, and timeline.

Short Budget form can be found on this page.

Completed applications must be submitted online no later than Friday April 21, 2017 at midnight.

This Civic Arts Grant category is open to Berkeley resident individual artists leading community-based projects and working with a Berkeley-based arts organization as a fiscal sponsor.

This category has a set grant amount of $3,000.

Please note this year we are transitioning to a 1-year cycle. We are no longer administering a 2-year grant program.

Please click  here to view the complete Grant Guidelines including eligibility requirements and restrictions, as well as information on fiscal sponsors, the application process, review criteria, application checklist, and timeline.

Individual Artist Project Budget form can be found on this page.

Completed applications must be submitted online no later than Friday April 21, 2017 at midnight.