Grants for non-profit Arts & Culture programs

Norfolk Arts awards grants to not-for-profit organizations that benefit the citizens of Norfolk.


We will be accepting Grant Applications again around March of 2024.

FEBRUARY 29, 4-6pm Hybrid
MARCH 5, 4-6pm Hybrid
Norfolk Arts Conference Room, 1st Floor City Hall

Microsoft Teams meeting

Meeting ID: 237 247 485 459
Passcode: byVB37

Or call in (audio only)
+1 804-404-9860,,345222074# United States, Richmond
Phone Conference ID: 345 222 074#

Grant Guidelines:
FY 24_Grant_Guidelines

Grants can be for general operating support or for specific projects.
Organizations may apply for either general operating support or project support, but not both.
For All Applicants

All applicants must complete the forms below and upload them with the online applications.

Financial Forms:


Additional data to submit:
Audience and Anticipated Attendance:
Audience and Anticipated attendance

Subscribers and Members:
Subscribers and members

Board Members:
Board members

Organization Staff Numbers and Brief Resumes:
Organization staff numbers and brief resumes

Norfolk Arts grants are supported by the Virginia Commission for the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts.

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