Formerly known as: Regional Organizational Program (ROP)
Purpose/Use: To assist South Florida based not-for-profit arts and cultural organizations that have operated in Broward County in their cultural disciplines for a minimum of three (3) years, in meeting reimbursable program expenses associated with the presentation and/or production of a regular season of exhibitions, programs, events or performances open to the general public in Broward County. Applicants must be qualified and designated as a Regional Investment Program organization as recommended by the Broward Cultural Council.
Matching Funds: Not required.
Award Size: $10,000 - $80,000. Governed by documented operating revenues received in Broward County during the organization’s most recently audited fiscal year, exclusive of capital funds, collections, and endowment funds. An organization must have documented yearly Broward County revenues of at least $40,000 to be eligible for funding.
Designation Required. Designation Deadline: June 1, 2017 (for FY 2019)
Application Deadline: November 15, 2016, 11:59 PM (for FY 2018)
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|Program Application Workshop:
September 28, 2016, 2 PM, Main Library/Bienes Conference (6th Floor) Click here to RSVP
|Panel Review: |
January 11, 2017, 2 PM, Main Library, 6th Floor, Bienes Ceremonial Room
November 15, 2016 at 11:59 PM
|Written Appeals Deadline: |
January 25, 2017, 4:30 PM
December 8, 2016, 11:00 AM (prior to BCC) at the Government Center, Room 430
|Appeals Meeting: |
March 2, 2017 at the Government Center, Room 430
Cultural Division, 100 South Andrews Avenue, 6th Floor, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301-1829
Adriane Clarke (954) 357-7530
Access Policy Statement
Broward Cultural Council and grant panel review meetings are open to the public. If you would like to attend an open meeting and have a disability which requires access accommodations, please contact our office at least 48 hours prior to the meeting date.
This is a summary of programs offered by Broward County through Broward Cultural Division. Other guideline requirements apply. Interested applicants should request a copy of the guidelines and application forms for a program to receive complete information on how to apply. Guidelines are available in our "Forms" section or a printed version will be sent upon request.