Grant Assistance

View grant opportunities and apply online:

Please use the Arts Program Budget Form for all grant opportunities.

Received grant funding in 2019? Please complete the 2019 Final Report.

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In Beaverton, the arts are a part of our identity, helping to build community, attract visitors and drive progress. The Beaverton Arts Program contributes by presenting arts and cultural events and programs that celebrate community values and help connect residents to their artistic and cultural heritage.

Financial support for artists and non-profit visual, literary and performing arts organizations are available to those who serve the Beaverton community. For questions about grant guidelines or applications, contact the Beaverton Arts Program at

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Art Lives Here: Place and Neighborhood-Based Projects

The Art Lives Here program supports community-led place and neighborhood-based art projects that activate and enliven publicly-accessible places and enhance Beaverton’s neighborhoods. Project duration may vary and could be a one-time placemaking event, performance, creative wayfinding or other artwork installation that is on display temporarily or permanently.


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Community Arts Organizations and Projects

Community Arts Organizations and Projects grants are open to individual artists, arts and culture groups, and Beaverton schools. Awards are available to applicants who bring people together to experience and explore art, assist local artists, celebrate cultural diversity through art, spur development and stewardship of art, and/or educate the community on the value of art.


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Emerging Arts Opportunities provide support for unanticipated events or those responding to specific opportunities or urgent need, especially for emerging artists, students or organizations new to the grant-making process. Projects could include workshops, art classes or art activities that serve Beaverton residents. Applicants may apply on a rolling basis for this opportunity.

Monday, JUL 1, 2019

Tuesday, JUN 30, 2020 or until all grant funds are expended

WITHIN 4 WEEKS of application submission

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