The Georgetown Arts and Culture Board approved $9,284 in grants in January to local arts and culture organizations to help with funding local arts and culture programming that includes visual art, music, and performance art in Georgetown.
The funding is for events in Georgetown taking place between April 1 and Sept. 30, 2022.
Grant recipients include:
|Project or event name||Grant amount|
|Austin Civic Orchestra Society for Paint to Music at the Klett Performing Arts Center||$4,784|
|Texas Bach Festival, Inc. for Texas Bach Festival 2022||$4,000|
|Full Circle for FULL CIRCLE: Speaker Series for Creatives||$500|
The next grant cycle will accept proposals June 1 through 30, 2022, for events and programs occurring Oct. 1, 2022, through March 31, 2023.
The Georgetown Arts and Culture Grants help the Arts and Culture Board fulfill bylaw requirements, which include recognizing and encouraging groups and organizations that enrich Georgetown life by bringing cultural and artistic values and artifacts to the City. Members of the Arts and Culture Board believe a vibrant arts community and cultural offerings are good for the quality of life for residents, will attract visitors, and will assist Georgetown in becoming a nationally recognized arts destination by 2030. The grant program helps develop and strengthen our local arts community by contributing funding to arts and culture programming that enhances our local community.
For more information about the Georgetown Arts & Culture grants, visit arts.georgetown.org.