The City of Fort Myers recognizes the importance of the arts to the cultural, educational and economic well-being of its diverse population. In order to enhance access to a full range of cultural experiences, funding is provided for arts and cultural programs.
Grant Cycle Opens: February 6, 2020Grant Cycle Closes: March 6, 2020Awards Announced: June 20202019/2020 Post-Grant Reports Due: May 31, 2021
Artist must live or work within corporate limits of the City of Fort Myers or create/perform work that will make a meaningful contribution to the arts and culture of the City of Fort Myers. The maximum funding for each arts and culture grant is $2,500 for individual artists.
Grants will be available to organizations making a meaningful contribution to the arts and culture of the City. The grant calls for non-profit organizations that produce and/or present a cultural program or festival within the City of Fort Myers’ corporate limits.
There are two types of grants offered for organizations:
Click her to learn more about the City of Fort Myers Arts & Culture grants for Individual Artists & Organizations.