The City of Ojai Arts Commission is accepting applications for 2023 Arts Grants now through September 10, 2022. Applications and supporting materials must be received at City Hall by that time. Postmarks will not be accepted.

The grants, which are awarded each year at the December Ojai City Council meeting, help to ensure the vitality of the arts in the Ojai Valley, and the City of Ojai is proud to be able to offer Art Grants each year as the budget allows.

The grants program funds non-profit arts organizations and individual artists whose primary purpose is to produce or present arts and cultural programs, in the City of Ojai. Arts Grants are made for one year. Grantees must provide a dollar-for-dollar match for the amount requested funding and complete their project within 2023.

The goals of the Arts Grant Program include: encouraging artistic excellence; developing new audiences for the arts; promoting diversity in Ojai’s cultural life; promoting and encouraging arts and cultural activities in the City of Ojai; and encouraging community partnerships and artistic collaboration.

Click the link below and download the application. Fill it out on your computer, print it, and include the application with your full grant application packet. Questions? Contact weston.montgomery@ojai.ca.gov or call 805-646-5581, x101.

Apply for a 2023 Arts Grant