Small Arts Grants :: Apply

HOW TO APPLY

PLEASE NOTE: AS OF JUNE 7, 2016, WE HAVE A NEW APPLICATION PORTAL.

  1. Please Register online to create an application account. You will choose a user name and password.
  2. Follow the online instructions to complete your User Registration and then complete your application according to grant type. Note the first document is the Grant Proposal Narrative. Please download this Word document, fill it out, then save and upload as a PDF.

(Note:  The only items applicants need to mail in are film samples from film applicants; see guideline details.)

APPLICATION DETAILS

In order to review an application, the Foundation needs the following:

  1. Completed Online Application Information Form.
  2. Completed Grant Proposal Narrative.
  3. Current year’s organizational budget with income and expenses, separating grants, board, and other contributions, and itemizing expenses.
  4. Most recent DataArts information, formatted for the Fleishhacker Foundation.
  5. A project budget detailing income and expenses.
  6. Evidence of tax-exempt status.
  7. Copy of Letter of Agreement with fiscal sponsor (if applicable).
  8. A filmography for film directors; brief artistic biographies for key personnel in other artistic project applications.
  9. Board of Directors list with affiliations.
  10. For film proposals: 7 Rough Cut (first edited copy) DVD’s of the film for which funding is being sought, with the work sample running time clearly noted on each sample. Mail to: Fleishhacker Foundation, 1016 Lincoln Blvd. #12, San Francisco, CA 94129 (include postage paid envelope if DVDs are to be returned).
  11. Up to 6 supporting documents such as letters of recommendation, press reviews, filmmakers’ production company financials, overview of fiscal sponsor organization.
  12. Optional: performing arts organizations may mail 1 DVD work sample.