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Mission Support Grants

Mission Support Grants offer general operating support to arts organizations based in Wake County with missions to provide arts programming.

2024-2025 Mission Support Grants

The application period for this award has closed.


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 Mission Support Grants

United Arts is pleased to announce the investment of $600,000 in grants to 42 arts organizations across Wake County for 2023-2024. 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 Mission Support Grantees

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

United Arts programs are supported by  the Wake County Board of Commissioners and the N.C. Arts Council, a division of the Department of Natural & Cultural Resources. www.NCArts.org

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