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Arts & Cultural Development Grant

With the goal of growing and expanding arts and culture in Rowan County, the Rowan Arts Council provides an Arts & Cultural Development Grant program that is available to organizations and individuals in Rowan County.
Arts & Cultural Development grants are designed to support the vision and mission of the Rowan Arts Council by providing direct support to arts and cultural partners. There are two grant cycles each year with the first cycle grant applications due each April and second cycle grant applications due each November.


Interested in applying for an Arts & Cultural Development Grant? Download the application and application guidelines below. Feel free to download the RAC logo for use in grant requests and proposals as well.

ACD Grant Guidelines



First cycle grant applications are due each April and second cycle grant applications are due each November. Specific deadlines are announced approximately four months in advance. Please review the guidelines and application forms carefully.

Written Notification

Grant recipients will be notified of award and amount of award within two months of the application deadline. Official notification will be by mail.

For additional information, please contact the Rowan Arts Council at or 704-638-3100.