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two Black dancers from Les Ballet Afrik
Les Ballet-Afrik performance choreographed by Omari Wiles for American Dance Festival (Photo Credit: Titus Ogilvie-Laing)

Community Spotlight Project Grants


Community Spotlight Project Grants for non-profit arts and cultural organizations support innovative, arts-related projects that feature or are led by historically underrepresented communities. United Arts is dedicated to helping these arts and culture organizations create diverse and inclusive arts events, programs, and services for all Wake County residents. Grants up to $10,000 will be awarded to projects taking place in Wake County.

2024-2025 Community Spotlight Project Grants

The application period for this award has closed.

Accessibility

The United Arts Council of Raleigh and Wake County is committed to making the grant application process accessible to people with disabilities. If you need modifications to guidelines or application forms due to a disability, alternative formats can be made available. Please contact staff and allow ten (10) working days to fulfill your request.

2023-2024 Community Spotlight Project Grants

United Arts is pleased to announce the investment of $120,000 for 15 Community Spotlight Grants across Wake County.

United Arts is dedicated to helping these arts and culture organizations create diverse and inclusive art events, programs, and services for all Wake County residents. Complete list of the 2023-2024 Grantees.

Manage Your Award

Questions?

Direct questions about programming grants to Ragen Carlile at [email protected] or (919) 839-1498 x209.

 United Arts is supported in part by the North Carolina Arts Council — a division of the Department of Natural and Cultural Resources.


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